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Job Family: Field operations
Updated At: 2019-11-22


Weatherford is one of the largest multinational oilfield service companies providing innovative solutions, technology and services to the oil and gas industry. The Company operates in more than 80 countries and has a network of approximately 700 locations, including manufacturing, service, research and development, and training facilities and employs approximately 26,500 people.  For more information, visit and connect with Weatherford on LinkedIn, Twitter, YouTube and Facebook. 

Weatherford delivers innovative technologies and services designed to meet the world’s current and future energy needs in a safe, ethical, and sustainable manner. Grounded by our core values and inspired by our world-class people, we are committed to being a trusted business partner to those we serve.



 To plan, co-ordinate, control and execute the installation of Weatherford Completion equipment.

  • The Field Specialist is the primary point of contact for the customer at the well site, and the role is measured by the accurate fulfilment of job specific processes before, during and after equipment installation, and the quality of the customer interaction at the well site
  • The Field Specialist will be required to work across the Geozone and on occasion globally. There will be an element of workshop support required particularly in countries where local facilities do not exist.
  • The Field Specialist will be provided the required training to move into an onshore Applications Engineering position after one to two years, however timing will be dictated by business activity.   


Complete training deemed necessary to fulfil Weatherford/Customer requirements.

  • Supervise the on-site rig crew, to ensure correct equipment handling during installation.
  • Supervise/mentor Weatherford crew (where applicable).
  • Install completion equipment using proven and established working practises within the remit of quality and safety management systems.
  • Ensure all preparations have taken place, equipment is fit for use and all pre-installation checks/testing have been carried out.
  • Maintain appropriate contact with client customer representative at the well-site and ensure that operations are continually updated on current job status.
  • Produce in depth reports of all well site activities prior to and during installation. Update WPTS on completion of the operation. Communicate any Non Conformances via WPTS, gathering all relevant well-site data that will assist in Non-Conformance analysis.
  • Attend pre-job briefing and debriefing meetings. De-briefs to be completed as soon as is practicable on return to base to minimise effect on ongoing operations.

Lessons learned to be captured after each job and improvements implemented with assistance of onshore team.






  • Minimum 10 years working in the oil and gas industry.
  • Minimum 2 years working outside home country.
  • Minimum 5 years working with completions i.e. upper completions, liner hangers, sand control, reservoir monitoring, expandables etc.









  • Manual handling training
  • Risk assessment training
  • Safe start observation training
  • EEP essentials





  • Knowledge of one or more of the Weatherford product lines
  • Workshop training
  • Overhead Crane / Slinging Training
  • Forklift Certificate




Weatherford offers competitive compensation and benefits upon hire; including paid vacation to start, matching 401K program, comprehensive benefits program and opportunities for on-going training and career development. VEVRAA Federal Contractor – Priority Referral Requested

Weatherford is an Equal Opportunity Employer Females/ Minorities/ Veterans/Disabled and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.