Weatherford Seasonal Wireline Field Specialist , Edmonton Alberta in EDMONTON, Alberta


Weatherford is among the largest global oil and gas service providers, operating in more than 100 countries and delivering innovative technologies and services for formation evaluation, well construction, completion, stimulation, and production.


Weatherford Canada is currently hiring Temporary Open Hole WirelineField Specialistfor our services based in Edmonton, Alberta

This opportunity is a fixed contract or employment term, for an expected period ofMid November 2016 to end of March 2017but may be terminated early at discretion of either party.

The position of Field Specialist/Supervisor is physically and mentally challenging, and is a very rewarding and respected job in the oil and gas industry.As a Field Specialist, you will be responsible for:

  • The operation and management of a mobile wireline field unit and crew.

  • The operation of a proprietary surface computer system to collect, QC, and analyze complex geological, geophysical, and mechanical readings from sub-surface well logging tools.The quality and accuracy of these logs are crucial as the oil company makes major production decisions from them.

  • Providing reliable, prompt, and courteous service to Weatherford's customers on a 24-hour basis.

  • Isolating and solving complexproblems on the job site with the assistance of our technical support groups.

  • Personal career development through external and internal technical and non-technical training.

  • You will be required to work in a field setting for extended hours

If you are a career-oriented graduate who enjoys the outdoors, is not interested in working behind a desk, and is interested in gaining experience and responsibility at a level far above what is normally achieved by recent graduates, the job of Field Specialist/Supervisor will appeal to you. We offer a very attractive wage and benefit structure, including a company vehicle, aswell asrelocation assistance for new recruits. Weatherford is an aggressively growingglobal service provider, which means that your career is only beginning at the field level.


  • BS in Engineering / Geology / Earth Sciences

  • College Certificate in Engineering

  • Mechanical interest and inclination

  • Requires a clean driver's license.

  • You must be willing to relocate

  • Must be able to pass a drug and alcohol screen