Matt Fisher

Matt Fisher

Rotary Drilling Field Supervisor

Industry Experience

Matt Fisher has worked in the drilling industry since 2005. Fisher oversees and supports Premier Drilling Company’s Rotary Operations. Fisher started as a driller assistant in 2005 and rapidly worked his way up to driller and superintendent. Fisher has drilled boreholes from 4 to 38 inches in diameter and holes deeper than 4,000 feet. Fisher enjoys supporting and teaching drillers and driller assistants how to safely support projects by sampling, mixing drilling fluids, operating, and doing preventive maintenance on rigs, mud systems, mixers, backhoes, water trucks, winch trucks, compressors, light plants, and other drill site equipment. Fisher collaborates with clients and management to ensure his jobs meet or exceed specifications and expectations in agricultural irrigation, mineral exploration, and municipal water.

Professional Experience

2022-present, Rotary Manager, Premier Drilling Company
2015-2022, Farm Manager, BJ Farms
2014-2015, Field Operations Superintendent, National Exploration Wells and Pump
2012-2014, Field Operations Superintendent, West Core Drilling
2011-2012, Driller/Field Ops Superintendent, National Exploration Wells and Pump
2006-2011, Driller, Boart Longyear
2005-2006, Driller Assistant, Boart Longyear

Training and Certifications

  • MSHA Certified
  • Crane Certified (past)
  • First Aid / CPR Certified
  • Class A CDL – Tanker Endorsement

Drill Rigs Mastered

  • LANG/Boart Longyear – DK40, DH90, LM12, LM140, LM300
  • Atlas Copco – RD-10, CS-14, and CT14
  • Schramm – T450, T685, and T130XD

Geographical Experience

Arizona, California, Idaho, New Mexico, Nevada, and Utah