Mechanic Technician

Job Description


Two Eight Drilling is looking to add a new motivated team member. Hiring Experienced Field Mechanic Technicians in Southern Oklahoma, but will consider the right person as a helper/trainee. If you are an experienced tech, send your resume, we are paying top dollar and have full benefits.


Summary of the Role

  • Heavy equipment mechanic to work out of our Sulphur, Oklahoma shop. This person will provide service for our blast hole drill rigs in the area. These rigs are crawler mounted drill rigs. Most have 3406 cat engines, sullair high-pressure air compressor, and Denison Hydraulic pumps/motors. This job would consist of trouble shooting rig problems or breakdowns and repairing or replacing faulty parts. If you are looking for a career, but have never mechanic on drills before- we will hire and train the right candidate. Short term travel may be required. We offer a competitive pay scale based on experience.

Position Responsibilities

  • Complete projects assigned by the Area Manager

  • Diagnose/repair rig issues

  • Maintain your assigned Equipment. General/Preventive maintenance

  • Develop and maintain a working knowledge of all Two Eight equipment and field operations

  • Monitor the performance of all Two Eight equipment to identify maintenance and repair needs

  • Complete all required paperwork, including daily reports

  • Maintain a clean and organized working environment, including equipment and jobsite areas



  • Maintain a clean driving record (less than 5 pts)

  • Hold a Class A (CDL) driver's license or ability to obtain one

  • Able to pass random drug test

  • Able to physically implement work duties assigned in various weather elements

  • Able to physically implement any changes and conduct maintenance to equipment

  • Willing to work diligently and take ownership over work

  • Able to work independently as well as with a team

  • Lift 50 lbs. several times/day

  • Willing to learn, ask questions, and offer new ideas and suggestions

  • Required to have cell communication daily

  • Expected to turn in all required paperwork in to office on a daily basis

  • Willing to work demanding hours when needed due to equipment and or customer needs


  • Health Insurance (Physical and Dental) after 60 Days of employment

  • After 90 days an employee will receive 8 hours regular pay for 6 holidays.

  • 5-days paid vacation after the first year. 1-day for each additional year worked up to a maximum of 10-days

  • After 1 year the employee is eligible for enrolling in the Profit Sharing 401K plan

  • Company Truck

  • Annual Safety Award

  • Per Diem Program

  • Individual Hotel Rooms When Traveling

If you don't have all these minimum qualifications, please don't apply. If you do, send your resume. Special consideration will be given to people with military background and long terms of service with other companies.

Company Description
Two Eight Drilling formally known as Venture Drilling, a down the hole drilling company, was formed in 1977 in Tahlequah Oklahoma, (the home office), to provide professional drilling service of the highest quality in our home and neighboring states. Dramatic industry and personal growth over the last 40 years has established Two Eight Drilling as a leader in the drilling field throughout the Central United States.
Our outstanding reputation for dependability and genuine service has earned us some of the industry's leading Manufacturers as their go to for any of their drilling needs.
Two Eight Drilling strives to give our customers the highest quality of work that they deserve.

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