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Aerotek Driller Helper in Des Moines, Iowa


Currently running 4 rigs, and just bought another one and need to add an additional crew.

Candidates will be working on a drill rig, getting soil samples in order to check to see what the land and soil composite is before building on it. Candidates will be lifting pipes, drill rods, and augers. Must be open to getting dirty doing labor work. Candidates will be shoveling and taking things on and off the truck.

They will be testing soil, concrete, asphalt. Not all jobs are on the asphalt, some can be in the mud. The sites are all over the Nebraska/ Iowa area so candidates will need to be able to travel.

Will be taking samples every 5 feet which requires to move the 65 pound auger every 5 ft. Drill out a sample, collect the sample, document sample by logging paper work and do the same thing in another five feet

They will go to the office Monday morning and be gone for up to 2 days to 1 week. It will depend on the job that is lined up for the week. The scheduled time of travel is 30%.

They work as two man crews with a F550 truck and trailer.

-Must be able to lift 50-75 pounds of equipment. Looking for someone that has a mechanical background that could help fix equipment. Just knowing simple mechanical skills is a plus.

Looking for someone who is eager, hard working, and won't get tired of repetitious work.

-The work is all commercial/heavy industrial jobs.


Could be 30% travel. Must be able to get their hands dirty.

About Aerotek:

We know that a company's success starts with its employees. We also know that an individual's success starts with the right career opportunity. As a Best of Staffing® Client and Talent leader, Aerotek's people-focused approach yields competitive advantage for our clients and rewarding careers for our contract employees. Since 1983, Aerotek has grown to become a leader in recruiting and staffing services. With more than 250 non-franchised offices, Aerotek's 8,000 internal employees serve more than 300,000 contract employees and 18,000 clients every year. Aerotek is an Allegis Group company, the global leader in talent solutions. Learn more at

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.