Environmental / Geotechnical Driller

Aztech Environmental Technologies - Ballston Spa, NY

Full-time$45,000 - $75,000 a year

Aztech is a growing, innovative, leading edge Environmental Engineering firm that is seeking a motivated and well organized Environmental or Geotechnical driller to join our current staff in the field services group. Aztech currently operates a sonic drill rig, Geoprobe 3230DT, Geoprobe 3200, Geoprobe 7822DT, Geoprobe 6610DT, Geoprobe 420M and a few other drill rigs. This person must be a motivated, self-starter that has experience in collecting direct push macrocores and split spoon soil samples, HAS, air rotary, rock coring, ODEX and drill casing, plus operating various drilling equipment including grout pumps, moyno pumps, welders, along with training and mentoring helpers and new drillers.

This person must maintain a professional attitude and appearance, work with limited supervision, and be able to identify solutions that solve customers’ needs. They must also be able to work in a diverse team environment. Our drillers consistently earn between $45,000 to $75,000 each year.

Additional job description and requirements:

  • Must have 3+ years drilling experience in at least one of the following technologies: Environmental drilling, direct push, hollow stem augering or Geotechnical drilling (split spoon sampling and wire line rock coring), We will train on other methods.
  • Air/Mud rotary drilling experience a plus.
  • Sonic drilling, not required but a plus.
  • MUST have clean CDL B or A license. Tanker or airbrake endorsement a plus.
  • Applicant must be clean, well-organized and possess the ability to interact well with all clients.
  • Relevant state licenses will be needed.
  • OSHA 40hrs. and 10hrs. a plus.
  • Strong mechanical skills to solve all maintenance issues onsite that arise while drilling.
  • Quality, detailed daily paperwork an absolute
  • Ability to lift 50-80 lbs.
  • Extensive travel at times.
  • Welding experience and general rig maintenance.
  • The ability to log soil borings.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $45,000.00 to $75,000.00 /year


  • drilling: 3 years (Required)


  • CDL (Required)