Gyrodata Shop Technician I – Motor Division - CONTRACT in Casper, Wyoming

Job Function / Purpose

  • Assist with maintaining Motor Division motors, tools, equipment and components

Essential Duties

  • Assist with disassembly and cleaning of mud motors returning from the field and follow established re-stocking and tracking procedures

  • Complete work order training

  • Assist with maintaining vices and performing preventive maintenance of fork lift and cranes

  • Assist Shop Supervisor and Senior Shop Technician with scheduling outgoing jobs

  • Pursue additional training and better understanding of Motor Division product line

  • Provide any input necessary to Shop Supervisor, Product Line Manager and Senior Motor Engineer in order to increase assembly/disassembly efficiency, tool reliability, and reduce repair costs

  • Assist with performing motor assembly and bearing assembly servicing as needed

  • Assist with preparation of failure and incident reports as required

  • Perform safe forklift, bridge crane and jib crane operation

  • Assist with receiving new motor parts and follow established stocking procedures

  • Wash internal motor parts

  • Assist with loading and unloading of trucks

  • Clean, paint, stencil and prep motors prior to shipping to a job

  • Check mud motor threads for damage, clean and buff undamaged threads for re-use

  • Learn to operate the break-out machine to break-out threaded connections

  • Maintain the break-out machine, including greasing, checking oil levels, repairing small leaks, etc.

  • Perform general shop duties

  • Perform runner tasks as necessary

  • Available to be on call during a 24 hour period every other week

  • Available to work weekends, holidays and during non-office hours as necessary

HSE Function

  • Comply with applicable safety standards and maintain a safe working environment

QA Function

  • Comply with applicable quality assurance standards

Required Qualifications

  • Strong written and oral English communication skills

  • High School Diploma or equivalent

  • Valid driver?s license and clean motor vehicle record

  • Ability to use heat torch and other hand tools

  • Ability to work during non-office hours, holidays and weekends as necessary

  • Ability to use a computer for accessing and sending e-mail, opening and revising documents, accessing internet and web-based Gyrodata, Inc. systems including SharePoint, Agresso and ability to use Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Preferred Qualifications

  • Previous experience as a shop technician

  • Ability to operate a forklift and/or crane

Working Conditions

  • The job is performed in a shop or warehouse environment with some exposure to safety hazards, potentially including cold, heat, noise, machinery, electricity and chemicals that may require wearing protective equipment and compliance with specific safety protocols. The job requires physical exertion including sitting, standing, walking, lifting up to sixty (60) pounds, carrying, pushing, pulling, kneeling, squatting and a range of physical motion. The job requires operation of tools, machinery, equipment, computers and telephones. The job requires following written and oral instructions, attention to detail, ability to multitask, ability to work with others and ability to meet deadlines. The job requires following established policies and procedures, meeting quality and safety standards and regular attendance.