Wiring Technician

Position Type
Regular Full-Time


Weatherford is the leading wellbore and production solutions company. Operating in more than 80 countries, the Company answers the challenges of the energy industry with its global talent network of approximately 20,000 team members and 600 locations, which include service, research and development, training, and manufacturing facilities. Visit for more information or connect on LinkedInFacebookTwitterInstagram, or YouTube.


We’re looking to the future with a clear vision and a strong mission.

Our goal is to address the headwinds facing the industry, revolutionize the oilfield with digital technology, integrated solutions, and world-class talent.


We accept every challenge for the benefit of our Company, our industry, and the world. Our technology leadership delivers solutions that rise to every occasion, supply the best outcomes in each operation, and give power to all customers.


Weatherford offers competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits program and opportunities for on-going training and career development. VEVRAA Federal Contractor – Priority Referral Requested.


Weatherford is an Equal Opportunity Employer Females/ Minorities/ Veterans/Disabled and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


We have an exciting opportunity for a Wiring Technician based in Loughborough.  The successful candidate will be working as part of a small team reporting to the Supervisor.  You will be carrying out wiring and soldering to a very high standard and be able to carry out basic mechanical work.


Position Specifications:

  • Undertake the wiring of precision tools and assemblies and have the ability to interpret electrical schematic diagrams, engineering drawings and follow specific instructions.
  • To be fully competent in all areas of hand soldering techniques and the ability to undertake fine wire soldering using SAC387 lead free solder.
  • To undertake wiring, PCB/SMT assembly/rework and mechanical assembly, to specification in line with quality requirements.
  • Where issues arise in relation to ambiguity of the specification, to liaise with engineering for clarity before proceeding.
  • Ability to work within a small multi-discipline team, you will be able to adapt to a variety of tasks, contributing positively and effectively to the overall success of the team.
  • Ensure Reeves / Weatherford QHSSE procedures are followed and demonstrate a culture of continuous improvement.
  • To carry out any other duties as reasonably required by the Wiring Supervisor.


  • Adhere to Safety procedure and policies in accordance with safety management system. Including:
    • Active participation and contribution to specific safety initiatives in meetings.
    • Report all hazardous and unsafe acts.
    • Actively promote positive safety culture.


  • Adhere to Quality procedure and policies in accordance with the Weatherford quality assurance system, Including:
    • Compliance to work instructions.
    • Raising corrective actions for all non-conformances.
    • identifying areas requiring improvement and / or audits



  • Ability to read assembly layouts and manufacturing prints. 
  • Ability to read a measuring tape, micrometre and callipers.   
  • General knowledge of assembly procedures. 
  • Ability to be an effective team member
  • Good verbal communication skills. 
  • Basic computer skills 



  • Proven experience in a similar role.
  • Experience in a manufacturing facility 
  • Completion of an Apprenticeship or relevant qualification


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