Drillers Assistant/Helper

Granite Construction
Chandler, AZ Full-time
Posted on May 1, 2019


Layne is seeking Driller's Assistant/Helper Rotary Core Work locations are spread throughout the Western US, must be willing to travel and work outdoors in all weather conditions.

Requires a valid driver's license, reliable transportation and clean MVR. Background checks are performed according to applicable laws.

Helpers are responsible for assisting the drill crew chief in drilling techniques and help move, set up and operate drilling rigs and related equipment to drill wells mainly for but not limited to Mineral Exploration and associated activities. Must be able to lift 100 lbs. +, perform maintenance and repairs to rigs, provide smooth, quick connect and disconnect of the drill pipe. Collect, mark, and store samples of cuttings or core to be analyzed. Responsibilities include operating equipment such as pumps for air, water, and drilling fluid, front end loaders, fork lifts, and backhoe, training provided to the right person.

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, veteran status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status or disability (in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act) with respect to employment opportunities.