Martin Marietta

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Drill Operator

Drill Operator

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Mideast Division

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Recently debuting at #57 on Fortune magazine’s list of the 100 Fastest-Growing Companies in the world, Martin Marietta, a member of the S&P 500 Index, employs more than 8,500 employees at operations spanning 26 states, Canada and the Bahamas. A leading supplier of aggregates and heavy building materials, dedicated teams at Martin Marietta supply the resources for the roads, sidewalks and foundations on which we live.


At Martin Marietta, we are always looking for the best and the brightest, for people who have the potential to be the Company's future leaders. We are building on our foundation of success by selecting the finest people and helping them realize their potential. When you decide to build your career at Martin Marietta, you'll know what it's like to be respected, challenged and rewarded.


Position Summary


This position would be responsible for the safe operation of mining equipment in the production of crushed limestone products. This is a driller position but this role would be required to perform other mining related duties as assigned.  This position is currently part of the International Operating Engineers Local 18 Contractual Bargaining Agreement.


Position Responsibilities

  • Responsible for safely operating a downhole drill in the mining process that would require drilling the blast design layout.
  • Operating other equipment periodically will be required; this could include operating loaders, skid steerer, stationary processing plant equipment, and other mining equipment
  • Perform daily inspection of vehicle and equipment
  • Observe visual and auditory signals during vehicle operation
  • Perform routine inspection and preventive maintenance (including servicing, greasing, light mechanics) on assigned equipment and refer major defects on equipment to supervisor; requires keeping equipment clean
  • Assist in repairs/maintenance to drill, mobile and stationary equipment
  • Perform other mining/maintenance activities when necessary

Position Requirements

  • Must be safety conscious, dependable, motivated and possess a positive attitude in working with others as a team
  • At least 1 year previous experience in a role with similar responsibilities preferred
  • Must have a Commercial Driver's License (CDL) or have the ability to obtain within a reasonible amount of time
  • Travel between local sites in a Company vehicle will be required
  • Excellent interpersonal and verbal communication skills
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen, physical and background check


  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Health Care Reimbursement Account
  • Dependent Care Reimbursement Account
  • Wellness Programs
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Paid Holidays and Vacation
  • 401(k) with Company matching
  • Pension
  • Sickness and Accident – Short-Term Disability
  • Optional Long-Term Disability
  • Employee Life Insurance
  • Spouse & Dependent Life Insurance
  • Business Travel Accident Insurance
  • Direct Deposit Payroll
  • Educational/Tuition Assistance Plan
  • College Scholarship Program – for dependent children
  • Matching Gift Program
  • New Auto Purchase Discount Plans

We are an equal opportunity employer.
Qualified minorities, women, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.