Human Resources Department
Mericle Construction, Inc.
100 Baltimore Drive
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18702
Mericle Construction, Inc. is seeking versatile Blast Hole Drill Operators with prior blast hole drilling and heavy equipment operating experience.
Blast Hole Drill Operators run tracked, cabbed rock drills, Epiroc T-45’s or similar equipment on construction sites with gentle to severely steep slopes. In addition to running the drills, they are responsible for drill minor repairs/upkeep and sharping of drill bits. They are also required to operate other equipment such as Excavators, Dozers, Rollers, Off-Road Rock Trucks and / or labor when drill work is not available.
- Minimum of 5 years’ experience operating a drill and other excavation equipment
- Knowledgeable with an Epiroc T45 and Atlas Copco F9 Tophammer drill rig
- Valid driver’s license required.
Starting wage is based on experience and includes a $2,500.00 sign-on bonus and a full benefit package: Medical, Vision, and Dental insurance, 401k, paid holidays, paid time off, and more!