Typical day: early morning safety meeting, make relief and find out what operation is taking place that day, Fill out safety JRA's related to operations being performed. Make connections of new pipe going into hole, clean while drilling and or conduct visual inspections on equipment for proper and safe operation of said equipment. As motorman check the 3 generators ensure working properly check air tanks, hydraulic lines, mud pumps checking fluids.
What I learned: That your limitations are what you make of them.
Delegate tasks to floor-hands.
Co-workers: Nothing can be done without teamwork and harmony. Hardest part of the job: Everything
Learned to work hard and safe at the same time. monetary compensation
One of the most dangerous jobs to work in.