well-digger

Description

Well-diggers operate drilling machinery and equipment to create and maintain wells for use in extracting ore and other liquids and gases. They record operations, maintain equipment, seal unused wells and prevent ground contamination.

Alternative label

  • borehole digger

  • drillers offsider

  • geotechnical driller

  • surface driller

  • water well driller

  • water borehole driller

  • drilling supervisor

  • water borehole digger

  • environmental driller

  • water well-digger

  • well technician

  • waterwell driller

Regulatory aspect

To see if and how this occupation is regulated in EU Member States, EEA countries or Switzerland please consult the Regulated Professions Database of the Commission. Regulated Professions Database: http://ec.europa.eu/growth/single-market/services/free-movement-professionals/qualifications-recognition_en

Hierarchy

Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge

Status

released

Concept URI

http://data.europa.eu/esco/occupation/46bbecf4-368a-44a8-9262-dcd775ae2c46