Directional Drill Helper


Directional Drill Helper


Directional Drill Helper

CVE's Signal and Utility team is hiring directional drill helpers to join our crews and work on projects throughout the Wasatch Front. Work consists of the following:

  • Following safety practices, requirements, and policies to prevent accidents and/or injuries.
  • Set up and take down of equipment.
  • Helping operator drill variable sized bore holes and pulling back required conduit/pipe
  • Assist drill operator to pinpoint bore shot with locator.
  • Pot-holing to locate underground utilities.
  • Back filling and patching potholes.
  • Performing general maintenance and mobilization of directional drill.
  • Assist driller in properly mixing and formulating drilling mud for site conditions.


  • Must have a current, valid driver’s license.
  • Commercial Driver’s License (CDL).
  • Able to pass a DOT drug screen.
  • Ability to learn highway maintenance/construction practices and procedures.Flexibility to be assigned work at various sites and locations.
  • Must be able to work 40 plus hours per week.
  • Must be able to lift, carry, push, and pull up to 50 pounds of material regularly.
  • Able to frequently walk, bend, kneel, and reach.

Prior experience is a plus but not required.  This is a great opportunity to be learn and be exposed to the directional drilling discipline and work towards becoming a drill operator.

Benefits Paid by Employer:

  • Health Insurance
  • Retirement
  • Paid time off

Compensation is competitive and based on experience. Qualified candidates can apply below or email application to Applicants may also apply in person at 1338 S. Gustin Rd. in Salt Lake City. CVE is an equal opportunity employer.

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