Geotechnical Driller
Job Opportunity at DBD Staffing

Posted on Oct 10    814-317-5155

Location: Dublin, OH
Job Type: Full Time
Job ID: W4144156

Geotechnical Driller
Yard Location: Dublin, OH
This position is primarily in/around Ohio, however traveling may be required.
General Responsibilities:

All work shall adhere to safety standards as described below. 
  • Perform subsurface exploration duties using conventional drilling or in-situ testing techniques.
  • Drilling may include auger drilling, mud rotary drilling, air rotary and diamond bit coring techniques.
  • In-situ testing techniques may include cone penetration testing (CPT) and seismic cone penetration testing (SCPT) equipment, pressure meter and other, related apparatus.
  • Work also includes installation of instrumentation, piezometers and monitor wells.
  • Work as part of a multiple person team on projects. Field locate required exploration points and determine elevations of points.
  • Develop site reconnaissance information. Load soil samples, exploration tools and instrumentation/well installation tools and supplies onto trucks or drill rigs.
  • Prepare and review boring logs using Unified Soil Classification System (USCS) and basic standard rock classifications and site description forms.
  • Prepares United States (US) Department of Transportation (DOT) paperwork, as required. 
  • Provide input as to how to best perform exploration tasks.
  • Report required maintenance to supervisor and perform maintenance tasks as required
Essential Role and Responsibilities: 
  • Follow safety rules, guidelines and standards for all projects.  Participate in pre-task planning.  Report any safety issues or concerns to management.   
  • Be responsible for maintaining quality standards on all projects.
  • This is an entry level position designed to train the individual in the various aspects of becoming a driller/exploration team member including equipment maintenance (i.e. augers, bits, etc.), equipment operation, basic survey and leveling equipment, and a general knowledge of reading civil plans.
  • Trained in duties pertaining to test borings, CPT and SCPT exploration and/or installation of groundwater monitoring wells.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • 6+ Months of Geotechnical Drilling experience
  • Must be able to lift 100lbs
  • Valid driver’s license
  • Class A CDL preferred
  • Clean MVR
  • Ability to obtain Medical Card within first 30 days of employment
Overview of Schedule and Compensation:
  • Full- Time position; Typically Mon-Fri, 50+ hours per week.  Weekends may be required.
  • Pay rate is based on experience
  • Lodging provided by company.  $50 Per diem flat rate for meals is available if traveling
  • Some out of town assignments are possible is owned, operated, and copyrighted by Career Marketplace (© 2002-2018, All Rights Reserved)