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Extraction Worker Helper

Job Summary

Responsible for assisting tradesman who specialize in drilling, blasting, and explosives, including mining machine operators and derrick operators. Supplies equipment, prepares, and cleans work area.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Prepare area to be drilled.
  • Clean up and remove debris.
  • Set up extracting and boring equipment.
  • Ensure machines are working properly and nothing is malfunctioning.
  • Transport parts and materials.
  • Load and unload trucks.
  • Monitor equipment and cranes during operation.
  • Place materials into well holes.
  • Assist workers in placing drilling or boring equipment near specified site using blueprints.
  • Remove debris after excavation.
  • Dig trenches.
  • Signal workers when job has been completed.
  • Follow safety standards.
  • Supply outfits and equipment to workers.
  • Keep materials clean and organized.