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HardRock Directional Drilling has immediate openings for Expereinced Locators to work on HDD crew.

Additional Info

Ability to work in different climates and regions of the country Ability to be on-site all day Open to travel 100%


  • Medical, Dental, Vision and Life available after 60 days
  • 401K
  • Paid Weekly
  • Paid Vacation after 1st year
  • Paid Holidays
  • Per Diem Paid


  • Location Set Up
  • Locator Set Up
  • Calibration
  • Locating / Marking Front, Rear, and Actual
  • Locate Points Communicating Azimuth and Inclination
  • Constant Communication with the Driller
  • Daily Service of Equipment
  • Running Tail Pipe
  • Monitoring Mud Flow on Exit Side
  • Misc. Daily Tasks
  • Operation of Digitrak Eclipse Locators
  • Prevent damage to equipment and assure that all locator equipment is properly calibrated and accurate
  • Keep up with the daily maintenance of assigned locators and tracking sonds
  • Excellent communication with crew members and co-workers
  • Assist in ensuring that the rig and all equipment is adequately tooled and supplied for each project
  • Complete daily footage requirements and keep a tally book of all locate points—record on profile logs for transmission of completed bore data to office for completion of required bore profiles
  • Be trained in and proficient in the set up and use of surface pilot bit locators
  • Maintain the proper level of personal protective equipment (PPE) at all times


  • Must be proficient in the setup and operation of surface locators for guiding and monitoring pilot drill operations
  • Must be proficient in logging locator pilot drill guidance data
  • Must be proficient recording drill profile information
  • Must be proficient in obtaining existing surface stations and elevations for drill profile data
  • Able to effectively manage time and be productive
  • Must have a current and updated Driver’s License
  • Must have a positive attitude
  • Must be able to pass a background check and drug/alcohol pre-employment test

Apply now!