Key Energy Services Mechanic 3 in Odessa, Texas

Key Energy ServicesMechanic 3Odessa, TX 79763

Key Energy Services-A dynamic and well respected company with a mission to be a leading global well intervention and production enhancement service company. We are the largest provider of onshore well service rigs in the United States and one of the leading onshore, rig-based well servicing contractors in the world.

We are currently seeking aMechanic 3 for our Central Repair Center (CRC).


  • Performing diagnosis for problems on various types of oil well service equipment based on reports from the field, using the appropriate diagnostic tests and interpreting the results

  • Performing required repairs based on troubleshooting mechanical equipment

  • Performing routine and moderately complex scheduled maintenance or repair work including overhauling engines and transmissions

  • Repairing and maintaining machinery and mechanical equipment, such as motors, pumps, belts, conveyors, fans, air conditioners, etc.

  • Disassembling machines and repairing or replacing broken parts, as well as cleaning and lubricating parts

  • Checking mechanical equipment to diagnose trouble, adjusting functional parts of mechanical devices as necessary

  • Inspecting completed repairs by less experienced mechanics

  • Performing preventive maintenance inspection, including DOT annual inspections

  • Working in the shop or in the field depending on work assignments or work location

  • May be assigned to work in rig operation in accordance to company rig operating procedures, and receive other specialized training on the subject of Hazard conditions

  • Performing other related duties as assigned


  • High school diploma, GED or equivalent; certification from trade or technical school in maintenance or repair highly preferred

  • Five (5) years or more work experience as a mechanic or a similar capacity

  • Must have a Class C license, or valid CDL A or B drivers license depending on the vehicle required to drive on the job

  • Knowledge and skills in well service equipment/vehicle repair or preventive maintenance

  • Must be skillful in rebuilding, inspecting and repairing equipment, including hydraulic, electrical and overhauling engines and transmissions

  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment

  • Ability to demonstrate safe work habits and work well with others

We are proud to offer a very competitive compensation and benefits package including:

  • Medical Insurance

  • Vision and Dental Insurance

  • Life Insurance

  • 401(k)

  • Education assistance

  • Short-Term Disability

  • Paid time off

Key Energy Services (Key) is an equal opportunity employer. Key does not discriminate against any applicant or employee based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, disability, national origin, age, genetic information, military status, status as a Vietnam-era or special disabled veteran, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local laws.