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Wireline Field Engineer – Odessa, TX


Conducts the operation of a service unit to maintain a high standard of efficiency and quality.

Maintains knowledge of the latest technological changes and operating procedures pertaining to Company equipment, tools, and practices to insure maximum operating efficiency.

May interpret logs for client representatives to recommends services best suited to production.

Fosters and maintains customer relations by establishing a positive image and confidence in the quality of services and ensures the confidentiality of all logging operations.

Prepares all required reports and data in an accurate and timely manner.

May assist sales force in presentation by providing technical knowledge/diagrams when necessary.

May contact established clients to solicit Wireline services and maintain good will.

Assign trainee employees to experienced personnel for on-the-job training.

Assures adherence to all safety regulations.

Is available to perform duties on short notice, day or night, while on duty.

Know and understand Weatherford Quality Policy and comply with all requirements of the Quality Systems Manual, Operating and Technical Procedures and Workplace Instructions.

Perform various other duties and activities as assigned by supervisor within the physical constraints of the job.


Ability to train personnel in all service operations.

Operates all service tools in an assigned service area.

Must be able to perform all logging operations in geographic area.

Internal applicants must meet all established criteria for Senior Field Engineer and satisfactorily complete the Engineer Breakout Exam/Progression Checklist.

Must meet all established criteria for Senior Engineer in two of three types of Wireline services.

Minimum of three years experience as Engineer and complete the Senior Engineer Breakout Exam/Progression Checklist.

Radiation, explosives, and pressure certification as required.

The physical ability to immediately respond to emergency situations.

Able to travel to customer well site locations at short notice.

Perform operations/services as required under instruction from lead engineer.

Ability to work under pressure.

Willingness to work in varying conditions.

Good communication skills.

Must be safety conscious as each assignment will involve the implementation of health, safety and environmental procedures.

Must be willing to spend extended periods of time at any field location.

Honest, hard working and able to learn.

Team worker – ability to work in team to achieve shared goals.


External applicants must have been an Engineer or higher level for at least three years with another Wireline Service Company and meets established job criteria including completion of Breakout Exam/Progression Checklist.

Experience within the Oil and Gas Industry.

College graduate degree level in:

Petroleum Engineering

Mechanical Engineering

Chemical Engineering

Industrial Engineering

Results focused – ability to work to tight deadlines and prioritize workload.

Flexibility with regards to working hours/requirements.

Self motivated.


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.

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