| Cart The Career Test Store


Job Description and Jobs

Job Description:

  • 1) Drills holes in ore or rock in mine or quarry to facilitate blasting and quarrying, using jackhammer: Connects steam or compressed-air and water lines to hammer.

  • 2) Inserts drill in chuck, trips trigger to start hammer, and leans on hammer to force drill into solid mass.

  • 3) Changes drill or adds lengths as depth of hole increases.

  • 4) Replaces or sharpens bits.

  • 5) Lubricates hammer.

  • 6) May lay steam, compressed-air, or water pipelines.

  • 7) May be designated according to type of drill operated as Tripod-Drill Operator.




Is being a "JACKHAMMER OPERATOR" your very best career choice?

Our Career Interest Test will show you which careers match your interests.

Our Free Personality Test will show you which careers match your personality and why.



Click here for "JACKHAMMER OPERATOR" Jobs


End Of Job Description for: "JACKHAMMER OPERATOR"
DOT:   930.684-018

Job Number: 5446