Drilling Assistant

NGE has immediate openings for a driller’s assistant for our office in St. Albans, West Virginia.

Experience is preferred, but we will train the right individual. Candidate must have their own transportation to our office in St. Albans.  Crews travel to various projects in company vehicles with hotels and per diem provided for out of town work. This position is typically 40 hours/week or more, year-round work, with a benefits package that includes health, dental, vision, life, disability insurance, paid vacation/holidays and 401k plan.  A background check will be performed. All employees are subject to pre-employment and random drug testing.

Job Responsibilities

The driller’s assistant works on a crew in varied weather conditions to assist the driller in the operation of drilling equipment. They will assist in drilling holes in soil and rock to determine the type and characteristics. This position includes traveling in WV and the surrounding states Monday through Friday to various site locations while on the clock.

Qualifications Required:

  • Ability to Read and Write
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Availability to travel
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds
  • Must be drug-free
  • Experience working outside in varying weather conditions

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior Geotechnical Drilling Experience
  • High School Diploma/GED

NGE provides equal employment and advancement opportunity to all individuals based on merit, qualifications, and abilities, and does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, disability, sex, national origin, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Are you ready to make an advancement in your career? Contact Michael Frame to apply –

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