• Shop Technician

    Job Locations US-AK-Anchorage
    Posted Date 2 months ago(7/22/2019 2:04 PM)
    Company Name
    Workstrings International, LLC
    Field Operations
  • Overview

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    Workstrings International, a Superior Energy Services Company, established in 1997, is a tubular rental company that specializes in the rental of primary drill pipe strings, tubing, landing strings, eXtreme™ Completion Tubulars and associated accessories. Workstrings maintains over 10,000,000 feet of drill pipe, tubing and associated accessories in inventory, which includes the industry’s largest inventory of Landing String. Superior Energy Services and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers, Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled. Through participation in the E-Verify program, Superior Energy Services, Inc. electronically verifies the employment eligibility and Social Security Number validity of all new hires.

    We are now seeking a Shop Technician to join our Anchroage, Alaska team.


    The Shop Technician inspects, maintains, and prepares well control and tubular equipment before delivery to customer. May work in Washroom, Paint, Inventory, Tools, Valves or Job Pulling sections of the Equipment Department.


    • Provides advice to and mentors TEquipment Tech-1 in all sections of the Equipment Department
    • Acts as liaison between Tech Equipment Lead and Dispatcher
    • Clean equipment using caustic vat so visual inspection for assessment of damages can be completed
    • Paint or otherwise protect rental equipment from the elements prior to shipping or placing in inventory
    • Assess any damage to returned rental equipment and report to Supervisor or Lead as needed
    • Stencil or otherwise identify new equipment that enters the inventory
    • Perform visual inspections and/or functional tests of new equipment and tubular prior to shipping for rental jobs
    • Maintain shop operations and conditions including general appearance and organization
    • Read and interpret specifications and procedures
    • Know and understand Workstrings International’s Quality Policy and comply with all requirements of the Quality Systems & Procedures Manuals while also complying with all HSE requirements

    Minimum Requirements

    • Experience working in a warehouse or manufacturing facility is required.


    • High School diploma is required.   

    Technical and Behavioral Abilities


    Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to use and apply basic math skills. Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions. Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations. Forklift and overhead crane training preferred. Ability to meet physical requirements as defined by the company. Prior experience in warehouse, production and/or oil and gas industry. Ability to identify and utilize basic hand tools. 

    Strong verbal and written communication and troubleshooting skills. Accurately complete/maintain necessary reports/records in a timely and legible manner, in accordance with applicable procedures and/or work orders. Ability to deal with frequent changes, delays, or unexpected events.


    Excellent Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, Disability, Life, Matching 401(k), Employee Stock Purchase Plan


    The above statements are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified; nothing restricts the company’s right to change, assign, or reassign duties and responsibilities at any time or for any reason.


    To be considered for this position, please select the link “Apply for this job online”.




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