Company: Workrise
Skills: Directional Driller, Driller, MWD / LWD
Experience: 2 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Williston, North Dakota, United States

In order to apply for this position, applicants MUST meet the following criteria. If your resume does not match these criteria, you will not be able to apply for this position.

Authorized to work in: US

WORKRISE is looking for Directional Drillers to work in WILLISTON, ND. client is an independent directional drilling and wellbore navigation, surveying and logging Service Company serving customers worldwide.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Performs directional drilling services at the well site with direct supervision.
  • Works under the direction of the Lead or Senior DD and assists in all phases of a directional drilling job to deliver quality service that meets client expectations and company standards.
  • Provides quality service, job preparation and planning.
  • Manages own personal development and maintains current competencies described in the Education, Experience, Certification and Training section.
  • Assists in training, coaching, and mentoring DD trainees.
  • Assists more experienced DDs at the well site.
  • Works on directional wells with full supervision from the Lead or Senior DD as a night hand, typically on basic to intermediate well types.
  • Demonstrates basic knowledge of all DD techniques and surveying methods required to complete the directional drilling job.
  • Assists with equipment preparation at the rig site.
  • Performs basic kick-offs under simple situations (shallow, low angle without anti-collision risks).
  • Assists in the completion of Daily and Non-Conformance Reports.
  • Assists in the management of inventory and supplies required at the well site.
  • Handles data entry and possesses basic skills on well planning using directional drilling software.
  • Can work a shift with minimal or no supervision.
  • Perform other relevant duties as required.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Learns quickly and adapts to new problems and situations.
  • Pursues every job with drive and determination.
  • Uses logic to solve problems with effective solutions.
  • Is personally committed to continual improvement and customer satisfaction.
  • Listens and can communicate effectively with managers, peers, and clients, both written and verbally.
  • Able to understand and follow instructions.
  • Presents self with professional appearance and behavior.
  • Ability to multi-task.



  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent required.
  • 2-3 years minimum Directional Drilling experience or equivalent.
  • Completion of SDI required HSE and skill level training or equivalent.