job page

Equipment Operator Tongs - WILLISTON
United State Of America
May 04, 2019
Salary: Negotiable
Experience 0.0-5.0 years
Job Category Oil and Gas Support Jobs
Employment Type Full time
Industry Oil & Gas
Skill Heavy Machinery Operator
Role Maintenance Operator,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


Operate casing and tubing tongs, power units, and handle tools used in tubular make-up on on-shore environments.


Transport crews and equipment to job site in the absence of the Crew Pusher.

Supervise and help with rigging up and down of power tongs, power units, stabbing boards, and tubular handling equipment.

Visually inspect equipment before, during, and after jobs to ensure field readiness and safe operation of equipment.

Conduct pre-job safety meetings with crew.

Perform all duties of casing crew.

Perform accurate tickets, job reports, time sheets, and other administrative forms

May serve as well site representative in the absence of Crew Pusher

Rig up and rig down power tongs and power units

Assist in duties requires with ongoing casing/ tubular operations

Available on a 24 hour basis to respond to customer needs

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.


Strong communication skills

Working knowledge of all equipment and maintenance procedures

General knowledge of casing/tubing operations

Previous offshore experience

The physical ability to immediately respond to emergency situations.

Mechanical aptitude




Weatherford offers competitive compensation and benefits upon hire; including paid vacation to start, matching 401K program, comprehensive benefits program, and employee stock purchase program (ESPP) 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. 

Similar Jobs