Entry Level Manufacturing $15/hour

Shop Technician:

Shop Tech (Dull Grader) - Position Purpose

Based in Fort Worth, TX, this position visually examines the bits that come in from the field (dull bit) and grades the bit according to Ulterra specification.

Position RELATIONSHIPS ( Customers, Team, Coach, Process Leader, Mentor)

  • This position reports to the Service Center Production Manager

Major Responsibilities

  • Examine dull bits as compared to our quality standards for repair and grade them accordingly.*

  • Process paperwork and send to the cutter issuer.*

  • Creates jobs with Ulterra software.

  • Sandblast when needed.

  • Other duties as required.

Inventory of Knowledge & Skills Required for Position

  • Basic reading, writing and oral communication skills.

  • Able to understand written and oral instructions.

  • Fast learner with ability to multi-task

  • Good attitude with ability to work in a team environment

Able to lift and move merchandise, parts and tools, typically a minimum of 30 lbs., but could be as much as 70 lbs.

Join the world’s fastest growing oil and gas PDC drill bit company, help us to drive our growth while achieving your own! Ulterra was proclaimed “the fastest growing drill bit company” in 2012 by a leading oilfield market research group. Started in 2005, Ulterra has grown from primarily a North American company to a global supplier of Polycrystalline Diamond Compact (PDC) bits.

Our commitment to diversity provides a supportive environment where employees can balance work and personal while achieving their career goals. By providing an environment where employees can grow at their own speed, and express creativity and individualism, we plan to continue to be “Employer of Choice” in our industry.


When Every Run Counts, you need a drilling-focused partner like Ulterra whose sole purpose is matching the right PDC bit with the right application to lower your drilling costs, reduce non-productive time and mitigate risk.

Widely recognized as the fastest growing drill bit company in the world, Ulterra is the bit supplier of choice when drillers require a partner with un-matched credibility and a commitment to excellence. Ulterra is unique by its flexibility to changing drilling dynamics and its ability to respond to a customer’s specific applications with customized solutions. Its strength resides in the experience and wisdom culled from industry veterans, designing, manufacturing and repairing high-quality, high-performance PDC bits for a global market. With over 300 employees spanning major drilling markets around the world, Ulterra strives to earn your trust first and then your business.

When Every Run Counts, operators count on Ulterra.


Ulterra’s culture is what makes it a great place to work. We have a unique culture that is competitive yet collaborative. We hold each other accountable to do the best we can do but we work as a team in a very entrepreneurial and innovative environment. Employees are engaged to influence the direction and initiatives from the grassroots level and up. 

We offer a competitive benefits package which includes competitive salary, bonus programs, medical, dental, vision and 401K programs.



[ULTERRA - Entry Level Manufacturing]
Full time
Fort Worth, Texas 76126, UNITED STATES