Weatherford MLWD/RSS Lead technician in SAFAT, Kuwait
JOB SCOPE: Responsible for supervising and performing the repair and maintenance (R&M) for a Level II MLWD/RSS R&M Workshop.
DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
Leads, mentors, and provides supervision for MLWD/RSS R&M service personnel and teams at the Workshop.
Responsible for MLWD/RSS Workshop R&M personnel management; plans for personnel changes, forecasts changes in personnel levels, sources local recruits, collaborates with R&M Work Shop Manager, Regional and Global R&M Management to review available personnel resources and selects recruits.
Develops MLWD/RSS Workshop personnel and tracks their training progress and competencies; must be actively involved in promotion reviews, training planning, and at a minimum annual objective reviews.
Prioritizes equipment repairs and tool builds per documented requirements in collaboration with MLWD/RSS Coordinators to meet local demand and delivery requirements.
Collaborates with R&M Workshop Manager and other Service Line Supervisors to schedule repairs to equipment and establish when they will be completed.
Evaluates and documents the estimated repair costs of equipment.
Participates in applicable district, regional, and global conferences and meetings to communicate and share best practices, repair status', and issues.
Ensures all necessary upgrades or modifications are performed as per instructions from MLWD/RSS Product Engineering.
Collaborates with Manufacturing, Research & Development, Product Engineering, Operations, and Global R&M to develop ways to improve procedures, systems, and equipment of existing and developing Drilling Services technologies for improved customer satisfaction.
Completes an accurate failure analysis in a timely fashion.
Collects and summarizes Monthly MLWD/RSS R&M Key Performance Indicators and provides to R&M Work Shop Manager for submission to Global R&M Management.
Coordinates with Regional and Global R&M personnel to facilitate an annual R&M Technical Audit and ensures all corrective actions are implemented and effective.
Collaborates with Inventory Coordinator and R&M Workshop Manager to manage the ordering of spares, repairing of parts, and setting of minimum stock levels.
Collaborates with Inventory Coordinator and R&M Work Shop Manager to prepare an annual workshop forecast for spares on a quarterly basis to be submitted to Global R&M Management.
Collaborates with Regional and/or Global MLWD/RSS R&M Technical Specialists as required to solve uncommon R&M and Reliability issues.
Collaborates with Asset Coordinator to ensure all MLWD/RSS assets are accounted for and correctly identified.
Ensures all MLWD/RSS workshop equipment and tools are maintained in good order, all calibrations are up to date, and the documentation for both is kept.
Keeps the R&M Workshop MLWD/RSS Area efficiently organized and equipped with necessary supplies and tools, and clean and free of debris, grease, oil, water, mud, and any other form of trash daily, and paints when needed to keep the shop looking new; maintains an image of a quality workshop meeting Weatherford Drilling Services standards of excellence.
Ensures all Service Delivery Quality management systems including service records pertaining to LWD R&M applications are utilized and accurate and up to date ( JDE, Reliability, WAM, NCRs, PFTs, TPFTs,CRs, etc.).
Ensures all MLWD/RSS R&M paperwork and records are accurate, up to date, filled out correctly and completely.
Performs various other duties and activities as assigned by supervisor within the physical constraints of the job.
Demonstrates a personal commitment to Quality, Health, Safety and the Environment.
Knows, understands, and promotes Weatherford’s Enterprise Excellence Process and the Quality Policy and complies with all requirements of the Quality Systems Manual, Operating and Technical Procedures and Workplace Instructions.
Understands and complies with all safety rules and company policies of Weatherford.