PPI is always looking for talented team members.  Please see below for instructions on how to apply to join PPI’s Team, as well as a summary of PPI’s comprehensive benefit package.  PPI is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Employment Opportunities

  • Drilling Department – PPI is currently seeking two (2) new Driller Helpers, and has a standing job opening for qualified Drill Operators and Trainees. Required qualifications include mechanical ability, safety-consciousness, ability to lift at least 50 pounds repetitively, ability and willingness to travel out of town for work, a clean driving record, and ability to obtain a CDL. Equipment operating experience and/or commercial driving experience is a plus.  Click on the links below for more information and to apply at Indeed.com.

Driller Helper

Lead Geotechnical Driller

  • Field Geologist and Field Engineer – PPI is currently seeking to fill two (2) entry-level positions for a Field Geologist and Field Engineer.  Required qualifications include a relevant Bachelors Degree; good note-taking abilities; clean driving record; ability to lift 25 pounds repeatedly; and good communication skills.  The positions will include considerable travel out of town, and will be intensive with field logging at the beginning of employment.  Click on the links below for more information and to apply at Indeed.com.
  • Field Engineer

    Field Geologist

  • Construction Materials Testing Technician – PPI is currently seeking two (2) Construction Materials Testing Technicians in our Springfield, Missouri Office.  Required qualifications include safety consciousness; baseline familiarity and/or work experience with the construction trades; ability to lift a minimum of 50 pounds repetitively; ability to work a variable schedule that may include early morning, late night, and/or weekend work; a clean driving record; and good note-taking abilities.  Click on the link below for more information and to apply at Indeed.com. 

Construction Materials Testing Technician – Springfield, Missouri

  • Geotechnical Engineer / Geological Engineer – PPI has a Project Engineer / Project Manager opportunity for a Masters Level Geotechnical Engineer, or Geological Engineer with at least two (2) years of work experience.  Please contact our Springfield Office for more information about this opportunity [Contact].


PPI offers a comprehensive benefit package, including a Company culture that supports a healthy work-life balance. 

All new hires are subject to pre-employment drug screening and a 90-day probationary period.  After successful completion of the 90-day probationary period, PPI’s benefit package includes:

  • 12 hours of Paid Time Off Accrual per month (18 days per year)
  • 6 Paid Holidays
  • Health Insurance Coverage
  • 401K Plan through Employee Fiduciary, including Company match
  • Term Life Insurance Coverage
  • Supplemental Benefits Available


Please contact PPI at our Springfield Headquarters if you are interested in applying for one of the posted Job Openings.  No cold calls or head hunters please.   The first step in PPI’s Application Process is completion of a Job Application.  Professional staff applicants are also requested to submit a resume and cover letter.