Directional Drill Operator

Location : Ocala, FL

Do you want to help make a difference in building America’s infrastructure? Miller Pipeline is a premier underground pipeline construction contractor with operations in over 20 states, and we expanding our team. There is no better time to join us and build a career with us than now.


At Miller Pipeline, you will gain:

  • Growth opportunities for career advancement (Grow Here at Miller Pipeline)
  • Competitive wages and industry-leading benefits including health insurance, retirement plan and time off
  • A team-oriented atmosphere centered around our core values of Safety, Quality, Commitment, and Reputation
  • On-the-job and safety trainings
  • Employee recognition programs, Employee Care Fund, company picnics and more

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Miller Pipeline is looking for operators of directional drilling equipment, experienced in safely drilling and pulling pipe to work in the Ocala, FL areas.  Must be able to travel throughout central Florida.  Travel lodging and per diem will be provided by Miller Pipeline.  Successful candidates must be able to communicate effectively, have prior work experience with a directional drilling operation, and have knowledge of underground utilities.

This position is part of Local Union #673

Main Responsibilities:

  • Safely and effectively operate all directional drill equipment.
  • Identify potential problems; develop and implement solutions.
  • Enforce Company policies and standard work procedures.
  • Ensure compliance to safety rules and regulations for the safety of the crew and public.
  • Troubleshoot and repair minor equipment problems.
  • Interact with customers to explain the work procedures necessary at the worksite/residence.
  • Complete project paperwork as required by the customer.


Required Qualifications:

  • Prior directional drilling experience.
  • Ability to travel between around the central Florida area
  • Valid driver/operator license.
  • High school diploma or equivalent. Experience in lieu of education will be considered.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Class A CDL with tanker endorsements.
  • Prior directional drilling experience.

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