Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia
29 Nov 2016
28 Feb 2017
Oil and Gas
Contract Type
Full Time
Basic Function:
A key member of the maintenance team working closely with and reporting to the TRS Maintenance Supervisor.  Assist by repairing Weatherford assets while complying with Weatherford and Client company policies, procedures, systems and statutory regulations and using sound industry practices.
Duties, Responsibilities & Accountabilities:
  • Ensure Weatherford's Quality, Health, Safety and Environmental fully implemented and sustained
across all areas of responsibility.
Carry out repair and maintenance operations on equipment in accordance with OEM specifications and Company work instructions.
Maintain clear and concise records of all maintenance undertaken.
Perform maintenance functions in an efficient and cost effective manner.
Ensure QA systems are applied and implemented and any other delegated responsibilities as instructed by Line Management within the timeframe specified in a safe and efficient manner to meet business requirements, provided the instruction is reasonable and you are capable and deemed competent to fulfill these.
Travel to rig site onshore and offshore as and when required assisting with rig surveys
Active participation in workshop safety & toolbox meetings
Active participation and contribution to workshop specific safety initiatives
Report all hazards and unsafe acts
Ensure third party compliance
Preparation of Pre-Load Out equipment checks for operations and ensure fit for purpose
Use and complete Weatherford Maintenance Supporting Documentation as per company requirements 
Participate in the review and improvements of Supporting QA/QC Documentation for Weatherford TRS Handling Equipment, Power Equipment and Electronic Control Systems for both Software and Hardware
Maintain good standard of housekeeping practices in workshop and yard
Repair and maintenance of Tubular Running Services Equipment as per manufactures requirements and under the control of Weatherford Maintenance Procedures.
Function checks of Casing and Tubing Running Equipment with specified Work Instructions
Continually perform housekeeping and maintenance duties in a safe manner as directed by your supervisor.
Responsible for the upkeep of own training and competency portfolio
Responsible for complying with Weatherford and Clients HSE policies whilst ensuring co-workers carry out work in safe manner.
Prepare assets and equipment as per Pre Dispatch Documentation
Perform service and maintenance, under supervision on mechanical and hydraulic components of mechanical handling tools, including power tongs, power units and other basic hydraulic mechanical handling equipment
Assist with the Sub Product Lines of RSS as required
Identify RSS Assets and Equipment
Perform service and maintenance, on mechanical, hydraulic and electrical components of Rig Mechanized Equipment
Function testing of Rig Mechanization Services
Perform repairs to electronic components and software functions of Torque Turn Monitoring / PLC Control Systems (JAM / RSS Specialist)
Demonstrate the operations and functions of Rig Systems Solutions and Horizontal Tubular Make Up Machines
Comply with JAM Graph Storage and Maintenance
To operate Forklift (Only after approved Company Training)
All other delegated tasks as assigned by the Manager
The employee is responsible for both their own safety and for the safety of others.
Demonstrate a personal commitment to Health, Safety and the Environment
 Apply Weatherford, and where appropriate Client Company's, Health, Safety & Environment Policy and Safety Management Systems
Active participation in workshop safety & toolbox meetings
Active participation and contribution to workshop specific safety initiatives
Report all hazards and unsafe acts
Ensure third party compliance
Understand Well Site Services including performing under supervision Casing and Tubing Running Practices and Well Site Safety
Housekeeping/maintenance duties in a safe manner as directed by your supervisor.
Responsible for complying with Weatherford and Clients HSE policies whilst ensuring co-workers carry out
Work in safe and diligent manner.
Maintain the highest standard of housekeeping practices in workshop, yard and rig site workplace
Maintain a good standard of personal hygiene and personal appearance at all times
Customer focus
Flexible to accommodate operational requirements.
Self-motivated and ability to work under supervision
Resilient, able to cope in a difficult and harsh working environment
Team work
Being Proactive
The ability to communicate with peers and supervisors
Ability to work in a highly safety sensitive environment and complying with both
Company and Client safety standards
Self-motivated and ability to work unsupervised
TRAINING to be completed within the first three months
Safe Start Training
Right Start Training
Weatherford Dropped Object Prevention Awareness CBT
8 GEMS (New Employee Safety Orientation) CBT
Environmental Online CBT
HSE Competency Assessment CBT
Completion of the necessary TRS CBT Competency Training As Required
Any other Technical Training Specific to the Services of TRS
  • While at work, (and while on work premises)  employee shall:
  • Take reasonable care of their own health and safety;
  • Take reasonable care of the health and safety of persons and the environment, that may be affected by their acts or omissions at work;
  • Co-operate with their employer with respect to any instructions and/or actions taken by the employer to protect the employee and/or comply with HSE  requirements;
  • Report to their immediate supervisor any situation which they have reason to believe could present a hazard and which they cannot themselves correct;
  • Report all HSE related incidents and work-related injuries to concerned persons,
  • Not intentionally or recklessly interfere with or misuse anything provided at the workplace in the interest of health, safety, welfare or protection or management of the environment.
  • Not to bring any kind of alcoholic beverages into the workplace for consumption therein or to work in a state of drunkenness to enter or remain on the premises, and this include all type of drugs,
  • Must comply with the personal safety precautions, use and care of protective devices including Personal protective equipment provided for Health & Safety, as per the low , disciplinary actions might be taken if noncompliance.
  • Not to have any contact with moving parts, including rotating parts and machines,
  • Not to removal or install barriers and machine guards whilst the machine is running and the machine shall not be operated unless being reinstalled in its place, and allowed by the maintenance Dep. representative.
  • Not entre an area if not authorized to do so, and where machinery is operating unless dressed in clothing and PPE suitable to the nature of work and in compliance with the orders specified by the plant for safety of employees.
All employees have the right and the obligation to STOP an unsafe act
Skills Required:
Mechanical aptitude and basic understanding of Hydraulic and mechanical systems
Proven experience / exposure in Fluid Power, Fluid Flow and Fluid Diagrams
Proven experience / exposure in Repairs to Electronic Control Systems and Electronic Hardware
Experience / exposure in Electronic Software and Software Upgrades
Ability to logically trouble shoot issues 
Good written and oral communication in English 
Exposure to Computer Services and Functions (Web Based Software and Micro Soft Office)
Fast learner, results oriented and independent with strong interpersonal skills
Possess strong customer service skills, i.e. listening, follow-through, willingness to help
Ability to adapt positively to changes in policies, procedures, priorities or work environments
Ability to work within process, procedures and checklists
Good presentation, analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to assist in  resolving complex issues
Required Experience:
Experience of working within a maintenance engineering environment.
Diesel mechanic experience.
Plant maintenance experience.
Hydraulic experience.
Pneumatics experience.
Experience working with Tubular running equipment including mechanized packages.
Offshore and onshore rig experience.
Previous employment in an International position.