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National Oilwell Varco, Inc.

Sr. Engineering Technician

National Oilwell Varco, Inc.

Sr. Engineering Technician


United States

Title: Sr. Engineering Technician

Location: null

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Job summary:

The RSS Mechanical Technician will build, service and support NOVs fleet of cutting edge rotary steerable drilling systems. The suitable candidate will need to be adaptable, detail oriented and able to work closely with the engineering team to implement change, assist in root cause analysis and facilitate continuous improvement efforts. In addition to building systems for R&D and field use, the RSS Mechanical Technician will also be required to disassemble tools post run, inspect parts for wear and compile associated process documentation.

Primary Responsibilities:

Troubleshoot and rectify issues that arise during build and teardown to comply with NOVs high standard of quality and traceability

Review and flag build and inventory issues

Suggest improvements for process flow and help in updating service manuals for ease of use

Assembly and disassembly of tools using overhead cranes, make and brake machines, oil filling systems and various shops tooling

Some electronic and lithium battery handling will be required

Perform incoming and outgoing checks on parts and systems to ensure form, fit and function

Perform other work-related tasks as assigned.

Comply with all NOV Company and HSE policies and procedures.


Associates / technical degree in Mechanical Engineering technology preferred

5 years of experience as a Mechanical Technician

Experience working with downhole drilling tools required.

Drive for results

Attention to detail

Peer relationships

Solid reasoning and problem-solving skills required

Excellent communication skills

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National Oilwell Varco, Inc.


Sr. Engineering Technician National Oilwell Varco, Inc. - , , United States


Company Profile:
Since 1841, National Oilwell Varco (NOV) has been dedicated to ensuring customers receive the highest quality oilfield products and services. Leveraging over 800 worldwide manufacturing, sales and service centers, National Oilwell Varco supplies customer-focused solutions that best meet the quality, productivity, and environmental requirements of the energy industry. National Oilwell Varco is a worldwide leader in providing major mechanical components for land and offshore drilling rigs, complete land drilling and well servicing rigs, tubular inspection and internal tubular coatings, drill string equipment, extensive lifting and handling equipment, and a broad offering of downhole drilling motors, bits and tools. National Oilwell Varco also provides supply chain services through its network of distribution service centers located near major drilling and production activity worldwide.