Clean-Out Driller Helper

Assist Clean-Out Driller in restoring old or damaged gas or oil wells.
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Salary Range
$22,000 – $57,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Clean-Out Driller Helpers do?

Cleans out and restores old or damaged gas or oil wells, using handtools, as assistant to CLEAN-OUT DRILLER: Unloads cleanout tools and equipment at well site. Levels truck bed at wellhead and aligns hoist cable over borehole, using hand-operated jacks. Assembles and attaches specified cleanout tools, such as bailers and swabs, to cable, using wrenches. Guides tools into borehole. Pushes filled bailer to dumping position and unscrews bailer gate to dump mud, water, and debris removed from well. Guides cable lifting tools from well onto hoist drum, using pinchbar. Dismantles and cleans tools and equipment, using wrenches. Oils and greases machinery. Performs other duties as described under HELPER Master Title.

Should I be a Clean-Out Driller Helper?

You should have a high school degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Calm Under Pressure: You keep your cool when dealing with highly stressful situations.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.
  • Trustworthy: You are known for your personal integrity and honesty.

  • Also known as: Clean Out Driller Helper

    How to become a Clean-Out Driller Helper

    Most Clean-Out Driller Helpers have no higher education and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Bachelor's degree to increase your competitiveness in the field. Chart?chd=s:9kaiaa&chl=no+college+%2877%25%29|certificate+%2813%25%29||bachelor%27s+%2811%25%29||&cht=p3&chs=466x180&chxr=0,77,77
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