Drill Operator
Martin Marietta Materials

Greensboro, North Carolina

Posted in Building and Construction

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Job Info

Position Summary

This position is responsible for safely and efficiently operating a drill and preparing areas for shots. The Drill operator will perform maintenance on all relevant equipment, to include the drill and pumps, maintain a safe working area, troubleshoot electrical and hydraulic issues, and assist in loading and stemming of blast patterns. Thisposition will have the potential to operate multiple drills across the Greensboro District


  • Operates a drill and associated equipment within the company guidelines and safety standards
  • Completes day to day activities of drill operations including daily/monthly machine inspections, greasing, drill logs, and replacing bits as needed
  • Performs maintenance on drill and pump system
  • Aides in loading and stemming of blast patterns
  • Participates in safety inspections, plant safety program, and follows company and MSHA safety rules and regulations
  • Operates other equipment such as loaders and haul trucks in a safe manner as needed
  • Aides in the training of co-workers as needed
  • Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor
  • Must be safety conscious, dependable, and motivated
  • Will take an active role in the plant safety initiatives
  • Willing to work overtime and weekends as needed
  • Willing to cross-train in different areas of production
Education & Experience
  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent experience to perform the responsibilities associated with this position
  • Experience in hydraulic and electrical systems preferred
  • Experience with Kelly Bar driven drills preferred
  • Experience with electric powered drill preferred
  • ATF Clearance a plus
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
  • Proficient in all aspects of drilling
  • Able to work cooperatively with others toward a shared goal, contribute actively to the team efforts, and possess a positive attitude in working with others as a team
  • Possess effective coordination and communication skills
  • Possess strong mechanical aptitude, knowledge and skills
  • Able to handle multiple projects simultaneously and to perform duties with minimal supervision
  • Able to work varying shifts as needed, outdoors, in varying weather conditions
  • Able to adhere to MSHA guidelines and plant safety rules and regulations
  • Able to ensure a safe work environment by prioritizing safety, then quality, followed by production
About Martin Marietta

Martin Marietta is an American-based company and a leading supplier of building materials - including aggregates, cement, ready mixed concrete and asphalt.

Safety First

At Martin Marietta, safety is first in everything we do. It is our primary company value. Safety is vital to our culture and a shared responsibility.

Engaging Our People

We are committed to supporting and investing in our employees, and to providing programs and resources that enrich the personal and professional quality of their lives.

Company Culture

We are dedicated to doing business the right way. Our employees hold themselves, and each other, to the utmost standard of integrity. Our business ethics allow us to maintain our strong commitment to honesty, integrity and accountability.

Building a career/ Building a community

At Martin Marietta we want you to find a lifelong career and build a sense of community where shared values and mutual respect drives our vision for a better workplace.

Health/welfare Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision programs, prescription drug coverage, plus much more.

Preparing our employees for the Future: 401(k) with company match and contribution. In addition, we offer a pension plan funded solely by the company to assist with your retirement needs.

Work/life balance and employee wellness: Paid time off (PTO) and paid holidays.

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