Company: Patterson-UTI Drilling Company LLC Skills: Rig Mechanic, Mechanical Technician Experience: 5 + Years Education: High School/Secondary Employment Type: Full Time Salaried Employee Location: Springtown, Texas, United States Status: Active
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Organization Name  Warrior Rig Technologies US
  Department Description  
Warrior is a manufacturer of technically advanced, fully automated pipe handling equipment. We design and manufacture rig components including top drives (both electric and hydraulic), automated tubular tongs (iron roughnecks), drawworks (AC & Hydraulic), and we repair and service our equipment.

Brief Posting Description  
The Testing Technician is responsible for conducting a thorough test on all parts and functions in Warrior Rig Technologies products to ensure quality and completeness prior to shipment. This position completes testing documentation and works closely with shop technicians, shop supervisor, engineering, and other support personnel to resolve any issues that may arise during the testing process.

The successful candidate will: set high standards of performance for themselves and others; be professional in written, verbal and personal communications in any situation; apply project management skills; seek opportunities to learn and develop new skills, knowledge and experiences; have an analytical mindset that can utilize factual data to develop creative and business-oriented solutions; be self- aware and adjust accordingly to different environments and audiences; and be flexible to adapt and adjust to an ever changing work environment.

This role will report to the Quality Assurance Advisor.
  Detailed Description  

Maintain and enhance working relationships with customers
Test all mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical systems on Warrior products prior to shipment
Accurately record all testing and maintain test records
Utilize pre-test checklists to ensure completeness of product prior to testing and to ensure the product is safe to test without risk of injury to personnel or damage to product
Develop testing documents where required
Ensure final quality and completeness of the product, this will include working with field service to improve communication of field deficiencies
Ensure responsible and accurate documentation of all steps taken by the testing group
Organize test areas and apparatus to allow for safe, efficient, and thorough testing of Warrior products
Maintain test equipment
Liaise with Engineering on design of test apparatus and procedures for testing new products
Help to develop lean manufacturing processes to enhance productivity
Ensure standards and requirements are met through conducting factory acceptance tests
Ensure safety of all personnel involved in testing
All other duties as assigned
  Job Requirements  

Proficient with hydraulic systems
Proficient with electrical systems
Ability to troubleshoot
Strong ability to manage time effectively, think strategically, and translate concepts into action plans and track results
Excellent communication, computer, and documentation skills
Ability to work with an emphasis and prioritization to maintain a professional attitude when interacting with all Company and customer representatives
Must be able to work closely with others and manage customer and employee interaction in a professional manner
Strong attention to detail, critical thinking, and problem solving skills with a track record of initiative within the workplace
Ability and willingness to travel, including international

Minimum Qualifications:


High School Diploma or GED equivalent
5 years of experience in repairing and troubleshooting TDS-11 Top Drives
Must have and maintain a valid state-issued driver’s license and be eligible to drive Company vehicle including ability to meet requirements of Company’s Vehicle Use Agreement and Driving Policy

Preferred Qualifications:

Associates degree in a technical field or other technical formal training
Experience in a manufacturing and/or fabrication facility
Knowledge of top drive recertification and repair processes is an asset
Understanding of oilfield terminology and parts, specifically related to top drive, catwalks, is an asset

Additional Details  
This position requires the person to work in both an office and shop environment. This position must work with an emphasis on safety for themselves and others including coworkers and third parties. You will be required to work under tight deadlines including time-sensitive response situations in which case you may be required to work extended hours that could include nights, weekends and holidays.


Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc.’s subsidiaries provide onshore contract drilling and pressure pumping services to exploration and production companies in North America. These subsidiaries include Patterson-UTI Drilling Company LLC, Universal Pressure Pumping, Inc., Universal Well Services, Inc., and Patterson-UTI Management Services, LLC.


Employing subsidiaries of Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc. (Patterson-UTI) are equal opportunity employers and maintain a drug-free workplace. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, disability, marital status, covered veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected under state, federal, or local law.


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