Universal is Now Hiring in Texas and Pennsylvania and paying a $2,000 Bonus!
Bonuses paid to all newly hired Equipment Operators, Mechanics, and Electronic Technicians who receive an offer between August 2 and September 30, 2021. Further details on qualifications and payment terms included with Offer Letter.
Integrity / Insight / Innovation
Guided by integrity and insight gained over 40 years, Universal is consistently delivering exceptional results to our customers. We take great pride in our commitment to safety, efficiency, and innovation leading to continued improvements in well performance.
The Mechanic 1 is involved in the servicing, maintaining and repairing of equipment which requires basic knowledge of equipment maintenance including electrical systems, brake systems, and engine repairs; knowledge of methods, tools, materials, equipment and computerized systems used in the maintenance department, adjustment and repair equipment and accessories; working knowledge of wiring and electrical theory and engine principles; general knowledge of hydraulic systems; and applicable state and federal regulations pertaining to automotive and other power driven equipment. This position will work under the direction of the Maintenance Supervisor.
Comply with all Company and customer Health, Safety, and Environmental (HS&E) rules, practices and guidelines
Inspect equipment to determine necessary parts needed for repair
Perform minor diagnostic tests using engine analyzers
Diagnose and repair minor electrical systems on equipment and make minor repairs to equipment
Install parts, operate and maintain tools, machinery and systems used in the maintenance, and/or equipment repair process
Troubleshoot and repair systems and components, repair pumps and perform minor welding and brazing work
Ensure that a high level of efficiency and readiness is achieved by performing proper equipment operation, function and maintenance
Retrieve materials for maintenance and repairs
Ensure proper documentation is obtained for all work performed, includes materials and labor
Perform other related duties as assigned
Basic knowledge and skills in well service equipment/vehicle repair or preventive maintenance
Have and utilize your own set of basic hand tools
Demonstrate the ability to work well with others, and work independently when required
Demonstrate clear communication skills including ability to read, write and speak English, and to promptly follow verbal and written directions in English along with the ability to establish and maintain effective rapport with all employees at different levels both in the office and in the field
Willing and able to maintain and repair assigned equipment in a safe manner while working in all weather conditions during a possible 12+ hour work shift that can include days or nights, as well as weekends and holidays
Ability to travel as needed to other offices and drilling rig work sites, occasionally requiring extended travel to remote locations and/or overnight stay(s) outside normal office area
Ability to frequently lift or move up to 80 pounds independently while walking on uneven surfaces
Able to successfully meet pre-employment testing requirements, including pulmonary function tests; meet the minimum physical requirements (Essential Functions Test); wear prescribed Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) including a respirator; and a pre-employment background check
This position requires bending, stooping, kneeling, twisting, and crawling, walking on uneven surfaces, and climbing equipment ladders or stairs throughout the work shift
High school diploma or GED equivalent
At least 21 years of age
Must have and maintain valid state-issued driver's license, be eligible to drive a Company vehicle and meet the requirements of the Company's vehicle program, policy and/or guidelines
1+ years of verifiable mechanical experience in the troubleshooting, repairing, rebuilding, and inspecting of hydraulic and electrical equipment as well as overhauling engines and transmissions
Employee must work with an emphasis on safety for themselves and others, including coworkers and third parties, including wearing any required personal protective equipment (PPE) at all designated times. This position requires the employee to work outdoors for long periods of time in all types of weather conditions typical of the area where the job is located, including dust, humidity, sleet, snow, rain, mud, cold, heat, wind, and other inclement weather. Working conditions for this position may involve exposure to varying outdoor conditions, including environmental chemicals, gases, noise, dampness, fumes, radiation and heights.
Patterson UTI Energy Inc