Drillers and Driller Trainees - VT in New Haven, VT at Maine Drilling

Date Posted: 7/10/2020

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           Drillers and Driller Trainees - Vermont

Ability to perform job specific instruction provided by Superintendents, Blasting Supervisor or Drill Operators. Individuals must be safety-minded and able to work well in varying weather environments. Out of town travel and overtime may be required.

To view a \'Day in the Life\' of one of our Senior Drillers, visit this YouTube link:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bgNA3g-vSNA



Responsibilities

  • Adhere to Company Safety procedures and policies

  • Physical agility

  • Submit the following records to Blaster/Foreman on a Weekly basis:  Accurate and Signed Time Card
  • Ability to quickly learn safety aspects of working construction sites and working around explosives
  • Ability to take direction and perform construction laboring activities
  • Ability to work unsupervised occasionally
  • Pump blast holes dry with water pump
  • Load and unload explosives from truck
  • Carry buckets of stemming stone to stem blast holes
  • Maintain clean and organize job site
  • Other duties as assigned

Meetings

  • Participate in monthly Foreman, periodic safety and job meetings as needed
  • Participate in daily heads up safety meetings

Physical Requirements

  • Ability to perform essential functions of the position
  • Position requires proficiency to work at a steady pace on uneven and loose surfaces outside
  • Ability to lift up to 100 lbs occasionally, 5% of time
  • Ability to lift 50lbs, 50% of the time
  • Stooping and bending 60 – 70% of the time


Qualifications

  • Valid Driver's License with good driving record and own transportation
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment physical & drug screen. 
  • Must sucessfully pass criminal background check for ATF
  • Experience with construction laborer helpful, but not necessary
  • Ability to learn and develop skills to later perform higher level tasks

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