Water Well Drillers operate various types of drilling equipment for the purpose of drilling and servicing water wells. They are required to perform service and maintenance of drilling equipment, select and change drilling tools, complete bore holes into a productive well, and disinfect and service completed wells and pumping equipment.
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What Preparation and Training Do You Need?
What's Your Future as a Water Well Driller (605B)?
Apprentice wage increases with skill and experience. Fully qualified workers average $18.00 per hour and up, plus overtime.
Water Well Driller (605B)
|Are you comfortable working outdoors and indoors?
|Do you enjoy working with tools, equipment and machinery?
|Can you travel for work?
|Are you able to follow Health & Safety guidelines?
|Do you have an eye for detail? Are you good with calculations?
|Would you enjoy interacting with site supervisors, customers, suppliers, co-workers and other tradespeople to get the job done?
|Are you able to lift 50lbs?
If you checked YES to the majority of these questions, a career as a Water Well Driller may be for you!
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