Company: Orion Group Skills: Directional Driller Experience: 3 + Years Education: High School/Secondary Employment Type: Full Time Contractor Salary: Up to US$18 per hour + day rate of $285 + OT + benefits + per diem Location: Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania, United States Status: Active
In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume
does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.Located in region: North America      

Directional Driller, NE Tri State region (PA, WV, Ohio) Under minimal supervision, provide direct instruction and supervision to junior Field Engineers on day-to-day wellsite work and activities.Provide advice and direction to external customer and third-party wellsite colleagues as appropriate. Provide resolution to a diverse scope and range of complex problems at the wellsite where analysis of data requires having a broad knowledge of the product line tool(s) and service(s).Act as a project leader and mentor junior Field Engineers.Maintain frequent intra-organizational and external customer contacts with a high degree of professionalism.Execute other related duties as assigned. Qualifications/Requirements: High School Diploma is a must.3+ years of rig drilling experience or 2+ years of Directional Drilling (DD) experience.Intermediate computer skills for tracking and documentation.Knowledge of basic algebraic applications.Demonstrated proficiency in the skill profile required for the delivery of Directional Systems services at the well site.Ability to work in challenging Directional Systems environments and to provide complex solutions to the customer.Strong communication, interpersonal skills, and excellent customer awareness.Ability to relate to wellsite personnel at all levels, be a strong team member, and demonstrate leadership capability. Desired Characteristics: Two year Technical Degree.2+ years of Directional Drilling (DD) experience.Experience functioning as a Lead Hand or Supervisor.Experience drilling in the Northeastern part of the United States.Must be able to be on call 24/7 in all weather conditions and work without neither guaranteed days off nor a structured schedule.Projected 100% travel and able to live at wellsites for extended periods of time.Must be authorized to work in the United States with no restrictions.Must have a valid driver’s license and able to pass drug screenings and background checks as per company standards. Our role in supporting diversity and inclusionAs an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.

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Orion Group are one of the world’s largest Engineering Recruitment Specialists.  With over 22 years experience Orion are market leaders in the field of International oil & gas recruitment, with regional offices in all the worlds major oil centres, including Houston, Aberdeen, Singapore, Alaska and Kazakhstan. Orion currently has around 4000 contractors working worldwide with 8 offices in the UK and 19 internationally.


Orion work with some of the world’s largest companies providing manpower solutions for both contract and permanent positions. The group operates within the following industry sectors: Oil & Gas, Power & Utilities, Construction, Aerospace, Rail, Mining, IT & Telecoms and Office & Commercial.


In 2009 Orion were awarded the Queens Award for Enterprise in the International Trade category

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