Group Leader: Kevin L. Wilk, PE
Location: Plymouth, Michigan

SME is seeking a regular, full-time Driller’s Assistant to join our Drilling Team in our Plymouth, Michigan office.

Responsibilities for this position include:
• Working as part of a drilling team or crew;
• Assisting in the maintenance of equipment;
• Collecting and documenting data obtained from exploratory or field services; and,
• Assisting Lead Driller with drilling operations and clean-up.

Requirements for this position include:
• High school diploma or equivalent and at least 3 years of relevant experience required;
• CDL Class A license preferred;
• OSHA 40 hour HAZWOPER training preferred;
• Ability to work out-of-town on projects located away from base of operations;
• Ability to pass drug screening and security background checks;
• Clean driving record with no restrictions;
• Safe working record;
• Ability to comfortably lift and carry 100 lbs., stand for long periods of time, and be able to perform strenuous physical labor required;
• Must be willing to work in all kinds of weather conditions and work overtime;
• Ability to take initiative and direction from Lead Driller;
• Basic mechanical skills and equipment troubleshooting abilities;
• Good written and verbal communication skills;
• Ability to prioritize duties on a daily basis to maximize safety and efficiency;
• Strong work ethic and drive to overcome obstacles; and,
• Team player effective at successfully working with others both inside and outside of SME.

SME offers excellent opportunities for professional development and growth in a flexible, fast-paced working environment. Our robust benefits package for regular, full-time team members includes: medical/prescription coverage with no premiums required; dental/optical, life, disability and long-term care insurance coverage; matching 401(k); Profit Sharing; tuition reimbursement (up to $5000 per calendar year); and generous bonus and paid time off programs. SME is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to protected veteran/military status, disability, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. SME is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor.

For immediate consideration, please email cover letter and resume, including salary expectations, to: