Equipment Operator- Well Abandonment- Broussard, LA

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Job Family: Field operations
Updated At: August 13, 2019


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.



Perform Plug and Abandonment duties both onshore and offshore


Repair and maintain plug and abandonment equipment on job site

Must have the ability and desire to grasp new ideas related to work environment

Required to attend Weatherford and customer required specialized training courses in plug and abandonment services

Required to work onshore and offshore for long periods of time (14/14 schedule)

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+ year previous Oilfield experience
  • Broad knowledge of Plug and Abandonment equipment and services, Hydraulic tongs, rigging down, slinging equipment, mixing cement.
  • TWIC Card or eligible to obtain
  • Must be able to work independently and perform advanced tasks with no supervision
  • Must have the ability to work well around others in close quarters
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • The physical ability to immediately respond to emergency situations.


  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Well Control Certificate -Drilling Operations Introductory level
  • HUET Training
  • Derrick experience




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.