Hydraulic Technician

Company: Precision Drilling Co. LP

Location: Haynesville Division


Role Duties & Responsibilities

  • Commissioning hydraulic equipment.
  • Rebuilding and testing hydraulic pumps, motors, valves, winches, etc..
  • Organizing hydraulic pump, motor and valve parts.
  • Coordinating maintenance and repairs.
  • Reading and assembling equipment from prints and drawings.
  • Collaborating and cross-training with partner departments on other drilling equipment.
  • Adhere to all company safety standards and regulations.
  • Be available for 24 hour on-call to the field when required.


Education & Experience

  • 5-10 years oilfield experience.
  • Working experience with NOV Pipecats, Forum catwalks, Forum Floorhand Roughnecks, and NOV ST80 Iron Roughnecks.
  • Working experience with hydraulic pumps (for example: Kawasaki, OILGEAR, Parker).
  • Hydraulic training or certification is preferred.


Skills & Competencies

  • Working knowledge of open and closed loop hydraulic systems.
  • Knowledge and understanding of all hydraulic components.
  • Good troubleshooting skills and ability to resolve hydraulic problems.
  • Reading hydraulic schematics with a good understanding of symbols.
  • Excellent attitude toward safety and demonstrated commitment to a safe work environment.
  • Strong work ethic and self-motivated.
  • Can work well without supervision.
  • Positive attitude and ability to work well with others.
  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills.


Nearest Major Market: Shreveport