Machinist – Pumping Unit Machine Shop - Williston

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Weatherford is one of the largest multinational oilfield service companies providing innovative solutions, technology and services to the oil and gas industry. The Company operates in over 90 countries and has a network of approximately 1,000 locations, including manufacturing, service, research and development, and training facilities and employs approximately 29,500 people. For more information, visit and connect with Weatherford on LinkedInTwitterYouTube and Facebook.

Weatherford delivers innovative technologies and services designed to meet the world’s current and future energy needs in a safe, ethical, and sustainable manner. Grounded by our core values and inspired by our world-class people, we are committed to being a trusted business partner to those we serve.



Provide machining services of oilfield connections.   Manufacture and repair of fishing, rental, casing and production tools.


Fabricate and modify tools and equipment.

Operate metalworking machine tools, such as lathe, milling machine, shaper, or grinder to machine parts to specifications.

With assistance calculate and set controls to regulate machining, or enter commands to retrieve, input, or edit computerized machine control media.

Measure, examine, and test completed units to detect defects and ensure conformance to specifications.

Install repaired parts into equipment and operate equipment to verify operational efficiency.

Clean, lubricate, and maintain machines, tools, and equipment to remove grease, rust, stains, and foreign matter.

Cut and shape sheet metal and heat and bend metal to specified shape.

Provide various other machining services when required.

Assist Machinist III & IV when necessary.

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.




1-3 year experience in a related field

Intermediate knowledge of operating hollow spindle lathe, rotary drill press and various hand tools such as grinders, debur, etc.

Passed the NIMS test

Manuel Engine Lathe experience and experience cutting oilfield threads.

Use and read basic measuring tools (Machinist Caliper and Micrometer)

Ability to read and understand blueprints

Mechanical ability

Ability to drive/operate loader and forklift

The physical ability to immediately respond to emergency situations.



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.