Oilfield Laborer – Motor Hand

Job Position

Oilfield Laborer – Motor Hand



Job Category

Oil & Gas


  • Cleaning and removing debris from the rig floor
  • Helping in setting up, taking down, and transporting essential drilling equipment
  • Driving truck or other vehicles for the transportation of equipment 
  • Repairing, moving, adjusting, and recalibrating machinery
  • Conducting preventative maintenance on equipment
  • Assisting in mixing mud and chemicals 
  • Taking directions from the driller or other crew leaders
  • Performing the duties on the drilling rig as an all-around worker
  • Ensuring safety checks
  • Managing and manipulating sections of pipe during drilling

Pay Range

$23.25 – $48.62 per hour

Core Competencies Required

Willingness to work away from home for significant amount of time, High mechanical aptitude, Attentive to detail, Great physical strength and stamina to transport heavy equipment.

License Required


License Details

  • A valid Class 5Q driver’s license is required