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General Manager: Well Drilling & Installation

Job Description:

Steffl Drilling & Pump is seeking an experienced General Manager to work out of our Willmar, Minnesota location who will be responsible for bidding and managing entire projects ranging from commercial and residential well drilling to commercial and residential repairs and service work. As a general manager you will supervise all other personnel under the supervision and consultation of owner.  You will be responsible for keeping an open communication with property owners, drillers, service techs, & office staff to ensure timely and professional completion of all projects. You will also be responsible for maintaining the adherence to safety and legal regulations by workers.

Compensation: (Scenario based on previous employee performance & company profits)

 

Base Salary$75,000
Performance Bonus (based on % increase in NI over 3 year avg)$20,000
Profit Sharing$6,750
Safety Bonus (accrued)$500
401k (4% employer match)$3,000
Health Ins. (1/2 of premium)$3,000
Accrued Vacation & 5 Paid Holidays$2,700
Total Compensation$110,950


Responsibilities & Qualifications:

  1. Estimating
  • Assist with incoming phone traffic for prospective sales, scheduling drilling & service work.
  • Write proposals, submit to client, and follow up on quotes & proposals given out.
  • Monitor bid resources for potential projects to bid.
  • Develop new markets, i.e.: Environmental, Municipal, Industrial, Geothermal etc.
  • Initiate and assist office personnel with mailings and phone contacts for new markets and sales leads.

 

  1. Project Management
  • Bids prepared correctly and submitted in a timely manner.
  • Attend required pre-construction meetings and on site construction meetings.
  • Obtain best pricing on inventory and bid project materials.
  • Insure correct materials for projects are available for installation as needed.
  • Assist & monitor purchasing of inventory, parts and supplies for drilling and service work

 

  1. Team Leader
  • Schedule service calls, drilling and additional projects.
  • Evaluate and purchase needed equipment and tools.
  • Insure personnel are trained and informed in what their required responsibilities are for each job they are assigned including technical work, safety requirements, and communication plan.
  • Assist field personnel with service calls, drilling and other field work as required to maintain smooth operations and complete work prior to deadlines.
  • Hiring of personnel and evaluations of personnel.
  • Handle and deal with all aspects of business challenges on a daily basis.
  • Required to handle any on site problems as they arise.

 

Level of Education:High School Diploma or equivalent.
Military training, College and or vocational training a plus.
Level of Experience:Well drilling or related industry experience: 3 years minimum experience
Project Management and estimating: 5 years minimum experience.
Abilities and Skills:Must be able to communicate and manage employee work force.
Must be detailed. organized, and flexible. Use of Microsoft Office.
Physical standards:Lift up to 100 lbs. Fill in as needed on work sites. Work long hours at computer as needed.
Certs/License:Clean MVR.  Valid Driver’s License with intent to procure a valid commercial license within 90 days. OSHA and/or IGSPHA training are beneficial. Forklift/Bobcat certificate.

Ability to obtain state drilling license.

Drug testing:Pre-employment and subject to DOT random testing requirements
Well & Pump Service Tech Lead

Job Description:

Steffl Drilling & Pump is seeking an experienced Well & Pump Service Tech to work out of our Willmar, Minnesota location who will be responsible for troubleshooting, repairing, selling, and installing water pumping systems and wells. You may occasionally be asked to assist the drillers on larger projects. Because more wells are located in urban areas, you will have to travel to remote locations daily and spend time outdoors, and instead of a typical 40-hour week and 9 to 5 hours, work is performed until the job is complete. The work is tough and dirty and so you must be physically fit and mechanically inclined. You must also have good customer service skills to interact with customers.

Compensation: (Scenario based on previous employee performance & company profits)

Salary ($/hr, OT after 40 hrs)$89,900
Per Diem ($75/night)$775
Performance Bonus (based on % increase in NI over 3 year avg)$10,000
Profit Sharing$9,900
Safety Bonus (accrued)$500
401k (4% employer match)$4,200
Health Ins. (1/2 of premium)$3,000
Accrued Vacation & 5 Paid Holidays$2,700
Total Compensation$120,975

Typical Tasks:

  • Pre-Trip inspects in AM and Post-Trip inspects at end of every day.
  • Troubleshoot & repair residential and commercial water pumping systems and water wells
  • Perform routine mechanical maintenance work on service trucks and equipment
  • Install new water pumping systems and safely wire electrical pumping systems
  • Size pumps for various applications and sell pumping equipment that suits the customer’s needs
  • Fill out job worksheets, time cards, driving logs, daily inspections and all other paperwork properly & legible
  • Keep service truck neat, clean & always stocked with supplies & full tank of fuel each night
  • Operate pump hoist trucks with 3-ton to 5-ton lifting capacity
  • Fish out dropped pumps and install and read water flow meters
  • Use of basic electrical, plumbing and mechanical skills

Responsibilities & Qualifications:

  • Must have good sales skills and make sure the customer is happy before you leave the yard
  • Set up on job site, keep work site clean and orderly, break down, clean up and demobilize work site, taking customer into consideration
  • Be responsible for trucks, drilling equipment, mechanics, safety regulations, paperwork & logbooks
  • Abide by safety and personal protective and equipment policies & procedures
  • Always wear a seat belt and never talk or text on a cell phone when driving
  • Attend regularly scheduled safety meetings
  • Work long hours (12-14 hrs) if needed, work out of town & overnights ($75/night per diem)
  • Take night and weekend service calls on a semi-regular basis ($50/day on call + OT over 40 hrs)
Level of Education:High School Diploma or equivalent.

Must be able to speak, read and understand English

Physical Requirements:Lift and/or move up to 100lbs, work outside in the elements.

Employee is regularly required to:  stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands & arms; talk or hear; or smell; walk; sit; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

Certs/License:Clean MVR.  Valid Driver’s License with CDL Class A (preferred) or CDL B License

Current medical card approved

Ability to obtain air brake, tanker and HAZMAT endorsements

Drug testing:Pre-employment and subject to DOT random testing requirements
Well & Pump Service Apprentice

Job Description:

Steffl Drilling & Pump is seeking a apprentice service tech to work out of our Willmar, Minnesota location who will be responsible for assisting the well & pump service lead in troubleshooting, repairing, selling, and installing water pumping systems and wells. You may occasionally be asked to assist the drillers on larger projects. Because more wells are located in urban areas, you will have to travel to remote locations daily and spend time outdoors, and instead of a typical 40-hour week and 9 to 5 hours, work is performed until the job is complete. The work is tough and dirty and so you must be physically fit and mechanically inclined. You must also have good customer service skills to interact with customers.

Compensation: (Scenario based on previous employee performance & company profits)

Salary ($21/hr, OT after 40 hrs)$42,200
Per Diem ($75/night)$500
Performance Bonus (based on % increase in NI over 3 year avg)$4,000
Profit Sharing$4,000
Safety Bonus (accrued)$500
401k (4% employer match)$1,680
Health Ins. (1/2 of premium)$3,000
Accrued Vacation & 5 Paid Holidays$2,700
Total Compensation$57,880

Typical Tasks:

  • Pre-Trip inspects in AM and Post-Trip inspects at end of every day.
  • Troubleshoot & repair residential and commercial water pumping systems and water wells
  • Perform routine mechanical maintenance work on service trucks and equipment
  • Install new water pumping systems and safely wire electrical pumping systems
  • Size pumps for various applications and sell pumping equipment that suits the customer’s needs
  • Fill out job worksheets, time cards, driving logs, daily inspections and all other paperwork properly & legible
  • Keep service truck neat, clean & always stocked with supplies & full tank of fuel each night
  • Operate pump hoist trucks with 3-ton to 5-ton lifting capacity
  • Fish out dropped pumps and install and read water flow meters
  • Use of basic electrical, plumbing and mechanical skills
  • Assist well & pump service lead in maintenance and repairs and other duties as assigned by drill chief

Responsibilities & Qualifications:

  • Must have good sales skills and make sure the customer is happy before you leave the yard
  • Set up on job site, keep work site clean and orderly, break down, clean up and demobilize work site, taking customer into consideration
  • Be responsible for trucks, drilling equipment, mechanics, safety regulations, paperwork & logbooks
  • Abide by safety and personal protective and equipment policies & procedures
  • Always wear a seat belt and never talk or text on a cell phone when driving
  • Attend regularly scheduled safety meetings
  • Work long hours (12-14 hrs) if needed, work out of town & overnights ($75/night per diem)
  • Take night and weekend service calls on a semi-regular basis ($50/day on call + OT over 40 hrs)
Level of Education:High School Diploma or equivalent.

Must be able to speak, read and understand English

Physical Requirements:Lift and/or move up to 100lbs, work outside in the elements.

Employee is regularly required to:  stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands & arms; talk or hear; or smell; walk; sit; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

Certs/License:Clean MVR.  Valid Driver’s License with CDL Class A (preferred) or CDL B License

Current medical card approved

Ability to obtain air brake, tanker and HAZMAT endorsements

Drug testing:Pre-employment and subject to DOT random testing requirements
Well Drilling Assistant

Job Description:

Steffl Drilling & Pump is seeking a Drilling Assistant to work out of our Willmar, Minnesota location who will be responsible for assisting the drill crew chief in drilling techniques and help move, set up and operate drilling rigs and related equipment to drill wells. Because more wells are located in urban areas, you will have to travel to remote locations daily and spend time outdoors, and instead of a typical 40-hour week and 9 to 5 hours, work is performed until the job is complete. The work is loud and dirty and so you must be physically fit to use the large equipment. You must also have good customer service skills to interact with customers.

Compensation: (Scenario based on previous employee performance & company profits)

Salary ($21/hr CDL A or $20/hr CDL B, OT after 40 hrs)$42,000
Per Diem ($75/night)$5,700
Performance Bonus (based on % increase in NI over 3 year avg)$4,000
Profit Sharing$4,000
Safety Bonus (accrued)$500
401k (4% employer match)$1,680
Health Ins. (1/2 of premium)$3,000
Accrued Vacation & 5 Paid Holidays$2,700
Total Compensation$63,580

Typical Tasks:

  • Pre-Trip inspects in AM and Post-Trip inspects at end of every day.
  • Smoothly and quickly connect and disconnect the lower parts of the drill pipe when it is being lowered into and raised from the hole.
  • Perform routine mechanical maintenance work on water well drilling rigs and equipment
  • Load & unload vehicles for job at hand, i.e.: bits, drill rod, casing, and etc.
  • In charge of strapping loads on vehicles
  • Keep vehicles on drill site clean
  • Keep mud pit shoveled clean
  • Move drilling rig and equipment from site to site and set up
  • Operate equipment such as pumps for air, water and drilling fluid, front end loaders, fork lifts – will train
  • Assist drill chief in maintenance and repairs to drill rig and other duties as assigned by drill chief

Responsibilities & Qualifications:

  • Must have good sales skills and make sure the customer is happy before you leave the yard.
  • Know state codes on how to construct wells, to include isolation distances & grouting requirements
  • Abide by safety and personal protective and equipment policies & procedures.
  • Always wear a seat belt and never talk or text on a cell phone when driving.
  • Attend regularly scheduled safety meetings and report all unsafe conditions to your Supervisor.
  • Work long hours (12-14 hrs) if needed, work out of town & overnights up to 4 nights a week ($75/night per diem)
Level of Education:High School Diploma or equivalent.

Must be able to speak, read and understand English

Physical Requirements:Lift and/or move up to 100lbs, work outside in the elements.

Employee is regularly required to:  stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands & arms; talk or hear; or smell; walk; sit; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

Certs/License:Clean MVR.  Valid Driver’s License with CDL Class A (preferred) or CDL B License

Current medical card approved

Ability to obtain air brake, tanker and HAZMAT endorsements

Drug testing:Pre-employment and subject to DOT random testing requirements
Well Drilling Expert

Job Description:

Steffl Drilling & Pump is seeking an experienced Water Well Driller to work out of our Willmar, Minnesota location who will be responsible for delivering drilling projects ranging from 2” & up to 16” wells, plastic & steel, in glacial drift or bedrock. As a drilling expert you will supervise all other personnel on site and communication with property owner, driller’s helper & office staff to ensure timely and professional completion of drilling projects. You will also be responsible for maintaining the trucks, drilling equipment, mechanics, safety regulations, paperwork & logbooks. Because more wells are located in urban areas, you will have to travel to remote locations daily and spend time outdoors, and instead of a typical 40-hour week and 9 to 5 hours, work is performed until the job is complete. The work is loud and dirty and so you must be physically fit to use the large equipment. You must also have good customer service skills to interact with customers.

Compensation: (Scenario based on previous employee performance & company profits)

Salary ($23/hr, OT after 40 hrs)$67,000
Drilling Bonus ($1 to $.50 per ft)$4,000
Per Diem ($75/night)$5,700
Performance Bonus (based on % increase in NI over 3 year avg)$6,900
Profit Sharing$6,900
Safety Bonus (accrued)$500
401k (4% employer match)$2,700
Health Ins. (1/2 of premium)$3,000
Accrued Vacation & 5 Paid Holidays$2,700
Total Compensation$99,400

Typical Tasks:

  • Review client requirements and proposed locations for water wells
  • Operate water well drilling rigs and other equipment to drill, bore and dig for residential, commercial and industrial water wells and install well screens, casings and other well fixtures
  • Perform routine mechanical maintenance work on water well drilling rigs and equipment
  • Install, test, maintain and repair water well pumps, piping systems and equipment
  • Perform pumping tests to assess well performance
  • Provide other drilling services, such as repair or dismantling of the existing water well structure

Responsibilities & Qualifications:

  • Must have good sales skills and make sure the customer is happy before you leave the yard.
  • Know state codes on how to construct wells, to include isolation distances & grouting requirements
  • Abide by safety and personal protective and equipment policies & procedures.
  • Always wear a seat belt and never talk or text on a cell phone when driving.
  • Attend regularly scheduled safety meetings and report all unsafe conditions to your Supervisor.
  • Pre-trip inspects in AM and post-trip inspects at end of every day.
  • Replace used equipment on vehicles at end of each day.
  • Ensure customer’s property is left in clean and professional condition
Level of Education:High School Diploma or equivalent.

Must be able to speak, read and understand English

Physical Requirements:Lift and/or move up to 100lbs, work outside in the elements.

Employee is regularly required to:  stand; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands & arms; talk or hear; or smell; walk; sit; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

Certs/License:Clean MVR.  Valid Driver’s License with CDL Class A (preferred) or CDL B License

Current medical card approved

Ability to obtain air brake, tanker and HAZMAT endorsements

Ability to obtain state drilling license

Drug testing:Pre-employment and subject to DOT random testing requirements

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