Geotechnical Driller (Paducah, KY)

Bacon Farmer Workman Engineering & Testing is accepting applications for a Geotechnical Driller in Paducah, KY. Bacon Famer Workman Engineering & Testing, Inc. is seeking a full-time Geotechnical Driller to act as a crew chief for our Paducah, Kentucky location. 

Essential Job Functions:

  • Set up, operate, and maintain drill rigs and equipment used for geotechnical tests to determine the soil characteristics of construction sites.
  • Assure that all drilling functions, including quality control, quality assurance, daily reports, and verification are performed in accordance with the standard drilling methods, project specifications, and other contract documents.
  • Retrieve/recover soil and rock samples from drilling operations to be analyzed
  • Must be able to lift 80 pounds
  • Travel may be required


  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental and Vision Coverage (employee coverage employer paid)
  • Employer Paid Life Insurance of $50,000
  • Additional Life Insurance available for employee and dependents
  • Short-Term Disability Coverage
  • Employer-Paid Long-Term Disability Insurance available
  • Company Match 401k program
  • HSA or FSA
  • HRA
  • Remote Work Possible
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Paid Time Off
  • Eight Paid Holiday

Desired Skills:

  • Driver’s License and good driving record are required
  • 2-4 years’ experience in geotechnical drilling and subsurface investigation.
  • CDL or ability to obtain a CDL is preferred.
  • Construction materials testing and inspection experience and certification a plus
  • Excellent at time management

Job Type:  

  • Full-time

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