Geotechnical / Environmental Drill Operator

Location: Fort St. John, BC; Full Time Position

General Qualifications

  • High School Graduate or Equivalent
  • 3 years of relevant experience desired (mud rotary, hollow stem, solid stem, and Geoprobe drilling, sampling)
  • Current Safety Tickets (a plus); Valid Class 3 Driver’s License preferred; Canadian Citizen or Permanent Residency
  • Current Class 3 Driver’s License


Required Competencies

  • Experience with Diedrich or Geoprobe track drilling system
  • Class 3 Truck Driver’s Experience
  • Superior attention to detail and ability to produce deliverables on time
  • Ability to manage time and priorities effectively
  • Strong commitment to health and safety
  • Strong verbal communication
  • Mechanical aptitude and field experience
  • Receive and give directions, troubleshoot problems as they may arise
  • Provide leadership, work under harsh conditions on occasion
  • Strong commitment to client satisfaction
  • Need to know how to install soil vapor probes, monitoring wells, prepacked wells, perform modcal and spt sampling



  • Manage, transport, drill and maintain environmental tracked drill for remediation/ sampling projects
  • Undertake assignments that may involve travel and periods of time away from home/ office
  • Working with a dynamic team of other environmental professionals
  • Operating a geo-probe unit to conduct environmental investigations, and supporting other environmental consulting, engineering, corrective action and construction programs
  • Opportunity to market environmental drilling services to local clientele



  • Full Time Position; Competitive Salary
  • Contract Position an option
  • Group Life and Health Benefits; Wellness Program
  • RRSP and Employer Contributions

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