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Oil and Gas Rotary Drill Operators


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Oil and Gas Rotary Drill Operators


Set up or operate a variety of drills to remove petroleum products from the earth and to find and remove core samples for testing during oil and gas exploration.

Other titles in this work field include:

  • back up worker
  • cable driller
  • cable tool driller
  • cable tool operator
  • clean out driller
  • core drill operator
  • core driller
  • drill hand
  • drill operator
  • driller
  • drilling machine operator
  • oil driller
  • oil well driller
  • prospecting driller
  • rotary driller
  • rotary rig engine operator
  • shot hole driller
  • spud driller
  • well driller



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