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Carbide Welder
United State Of America
May 16, 2019
Salary: Negotiable
Experience 0.0-5.0 years
Job Category Oil and Gas Support Jobs
Employment Type Full time
Industry Oil & Gas
Skill Welding
Role Other Oil and Gas Support Jobs
Designation Other
Education High School Diploma
No. of vacancies 1
About Company

Weatherford supports the sustainable development and production of oil and gas resources, wherever they exist, to ensure the world’s current and future energy needs can be met safely, efficiently and economically.

Job Description


Fusing of metals to produce specific products and provide support to services operations.


Weld metal components together to fabricate or repair products according to layouts, blueprints, or work orders, using brazing and variety of arc and gas welding equipment.

Weld metal parts together, may use both gas welding or brazing and any combination of arc welding processes.

Carbide welding, dressing of stabilizers, mills, rotary shoes, cutting knives and other related fishing tool equipment as per company's quality procedures.

Inspects work in progress and measures finished product to verify conformance to specifications and company's quality standards

Flame cut, welds and fabricates structures to applicable specification

Carbide welding/dressing of casing exit mills with crushed carbide and carbide inserts

Perform related tasks, such as thermal cutting and grinding.

Repair broken or cracked parts, fills holes, and increases size of metal parts.

Position and clamp together components of fabricated metal products preparatory to welding.

Maintain needed supplies and order as necessary with prior approval.

Available to work on a 24 hour basis.

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

Must understand and comply with all safety rules and company policies of Weatherford.

Work assignments carried out to the highest quality level.

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


Extensive ability, knowledge and experience of welding process and materials (preferably in petroleum industry)

Good working knowledge of fabricating equipment from raw materials

Must be able to use and read basic measuring tools

Good verbal communication skills

Must be able to read and interpret drawings / blueprints

Individual must be able to follow instructions

Must be able to weld multiple processes

Should be able to work closely with fellow employees

Basic understanding of metallurgy

The physical ability to immediately respond to emergency situations.


Prior experience dressing casing exit mills


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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