Sample Rotary Driller Resume

A clear and interesting rotary driller resume will go a long way to help you land the job you want. Be sure to include specific details, especially your objective, training, previous employment, and current availability. All rotary driller resumes should take this approach.

Clyde Job-seeker
104 Fuentes Avenue
Any Town, USA 99999
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A position as a Rotary Driller


Experienced rotary driller; safety-conscious; reliable employee


Rotary Driller, 2000 to present:

Hamilton Oil Company, Hamilton, USA.

Operated gasoline, diesel, electric, or steam draw works to drill oil or gas wells, observing pressure gauge, and moving throttles and levers to control the speed of the rotary table. Also selected and changed the drill bits according to the type of strata, using hand tools.

Assistant Rotary Driller, 1998-2000:

Hamilton Oil Company, Hamilton, USA.

Assisted the primary driller by examining operation of slush pumps to make sure of the circulation and consistency of the mud in the well, and fishing for and recovering broken bits, casing and drill pipes from the well, using special tools.


High School Diploma, 1998
Any City High School, Any City, USA

On-the-job training, Hamilton Oil Company


Best New Employee Award, 2001, Hamilton Oil Company

NOTE: Most rotary driller resumes run one to two pages. The rotary driller resume above is a short sample of one you can use to build your own. Consider what the target employer is looking for and then write yours accordingly.