Maintenance Technician

National Oilwell Varco

Houston, TX


 Performs general maintenance duties, repair, and troubleshooting through the use of drawings, schematics, and interpretation/knowledge of applicable codes and safety regulations.


  • Troubleshoot, diagnose, and repair equipment and facilities.
  • Perform adjustment of repair of items as required.
  • Perform preventive maintenance duties that detect early signs of failure or maladjustment.
  • Communicate and listen to operators, vendors, and other maintenance personnel to ensure the production readiness of machines.
  • Work from machine design drawings, specifications, and handbooks.
  • Perform other work-related tasks as assigned.
  • Comply with all NOV Company and HSE policies and procedures.
  • Provide emergency repairs, scheduled repairs, and preventative maintenance of production equipment and facilities.
  • Perform mechanical skills including, but not limited to mechanical, electrical, pneumatic, and hydraulic troubleshooting and repair of production machines and facilities.
  • Clean and inspect equipment, repair/replace broken parts.
  • Responsible for all repairs and maintenance of machinery, equipment such as, but not limited to, Fives, Orion, Pama, Parpas, WFL & Mazak CNC Machines, Lincoln, Miller & Vangard welding equipment and facilities.
  • Maintain safe work practices and comply with all NOV Company and HSE procedures and policies.


  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Ability to work overtime including weekends and holidays required.
  • Ability to read and understand electrical, mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic schematics.
  • Three (3) years of previous facility maintenance and production equipment experience.
  • Knowledge of PPE.
  • 8-10 hours daily
  • Weekends 
  • Possible Holidays
  • On Call Possible