Hayward Baker, a part of the Keller companies, is one of the leading Geotechnical Contractors in the United States working in earth retention, underpinning, piling, grouting and ground modification. Our projects involve solving unique and difficult soil and foundation problems for all types of clients. We are seeking self-motivated Equipment Operators, with skills in a wide range of drilling techniques including Bored Piles, Tieback Anchor, and Micropiles to be based out of our Salt Lake City, UT office.
In the position, the Driller will be required to operate varying types of drill rigs including, but not limited to; SoilMec, Watson, Klemm, Hutte, and hydraulic excavator mount type drill rigs. You will also maintain equipment (Oil and service machines) as needed. Drilling skills on all our wide range of equipment is preferable but not a position requirement. Position provides training and certification opportunities.
All drillers should possess acute visual perception abilities to accurately judge distances. Ideally, they should have a mechanical aptitude along with a background in mechanics to understand the fundamental principles involved in operating the drilling equipment. The Driller will also need a basic understanding of electrical safety in order to operate many of the newer drilling rigs designed with electronic controls.