Layne Mineral Services Driller's Assistant

Granite Construction Co.

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Elko, NV

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

Build your future together

Are you interested in the opportunity to work for an industry-leading company that will give you the experience and exposure you need to build your career and personal brand? If so, then you’ve come to the right place!

General Summary

The Driller Helper performs or assists in performing routine drilling, sampling, and well installation tasks as well as routine mechanical work necessary to maintain equipment in operating condition

  • Ability to lift drill pipe and materials weighing up to 50 lbs.
  • Assist in drilling operations.
  • Assist crew chief in maintenance and repairs to drill rig.
  • Load and unload trucks.
  • Collect and correctly mark cores samples to be analyzed.
  • Move drilling rig and equipment from site to site and set up.
  • Operate equipment such as pumps for air, water and drilling fluid, front end loaders, fork lifts, and trackho’s – will train.
  • Carry out minor maintenance and repairs, including lubrication and cleaning.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

About Granite Construction Incorporated

Granite Construction Incorporated is a member of the S&P 400 Index and is the parent company of Granite Construction Company, one of the nation's largest heavy civil contractors and construction materials producers. Granite Construction is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, Individuals with Disabilities and a Drug-Free Workplace. For additional information on applicant/employee rights please click here.