Job Type: Driller

Job Description:

Full-time position working out of Ardaman’s New Orleans, LA office. Perform soil test borings and obtain accurate logs and soil samples for laboratory analysis and engineering evaluations. Work is outdoors in all weather conditions. The work is generally physically demanding. Prior drilling experience is preferred. However, we are willing to train a candidate with experience operating similar heavy machinery.  
Safety conscience in all aspects of work
Perform routine maintenance of equipment
Keep accurate and detailed records
Prepare field boring logs
Classify soils in the field
Measure/layout test boring locations
Proficient with Shelby Tube and Split Spoon sampling methods
Proficient with mud rotary and auger drilling methods
Perform other duties as assigned


Ability to obtain a CDL license
Previous drilling experience a plus, but willing to train candidate with experience operating similar heavy machinery
Mechanical skills a plus
Welding skills a plus   
Must be able to travel 
Must pass company background checks including drug screen
Must have an excellent driving record within company standards

We offer a comprehensive benefits program including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, paid time off, 401(k) with company match, and much more. A sign-on bonus up to $1,000 may be available.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and we value workplace diversity.  We invite resumes from all interested parties including women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.  Ardaman is a wholly owned subsidiary of Tetra Tech, who is a VEVRAA federal contractor and we request priority referral of veterans for available positions.  Ardaman is a Drug Free Workplace. The hiring department will conduct interviews of qualified individuals prior to requesting a criminal background check, and no job application submitted prior to such interview shall inquire into an applicant's criminal history. If this position is subject to a background check for any convictions related to its responsibilities and requirements, employment will be contingent upon successful completion of a background investigation including criminal history. Criminal history will not automatically disqualify a candidate.

At Ardaman, health and safety play a vital role in our success. Ardaman’s employees work together to comply with all applicable health & safety practices and protocols, including health orders and regulations related to COVID-19 that are mandated by local, state and federal authorities.
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