Energy Independence

American energy independence is within our grasp. Hydraulic fracturing is making it all possible. Pattison is leading the way!

What is Fracking

Safe and cost-effective, hydraulic fracturing allows access to oil and natural gas reserves that were previously inaccessible.

History of Excellence

For over 60 years, the Pattison family has been an economic driver in their community, providing good jobs and services.

From the Learning Center

Our learning center is packed full of informative videos on our industry, hydraulic fracturing, and educational media to help you get the facts, and understand the truth.

Down Deep

American energy independence is within our grasp. You've probably heard of "Fracking"

Educational Video

All underground mine workers are part of the drilling and blasting processes Learn more about how...

What is Fracking
Educational Video

Safe, cost-effective refinements in hydraulic fracturing, horizontal drilling and other innovations...

Impacts of Fracking
Educational Video

Hydraulic fracturing stimulates wells drilled into shale formations making it possible to extract...
industry news

We keep our ear to the rail, always on the lookout for the latest news and information regarding our industry. The items below are the most recent entries from our industry news blog.

Career opportunities

At Pattison Sand Company, we are constantly on the look out for great people to share in our growth! We employ nearly 300 dedicated people, and we're always looking for more! If you would like the chance to work with an incredible group of people in a dynamic and challenging environment, One of the positions listed below may be just what you've been looking for!

Experienced Miner
Salary/Wage: $15hr and up

An exciting job in our underground mine, Miners are involved in all aspects of the extraction of raw sand material. Miners use a variety of equipment to remove the material that feeds the crushing line.

Fabricator / Welder
Salary/Wage: $15hr+

If you are a Metal Fabricator, then this could be the chance to put your skills to work! Our Fabricators work in a continuously changing environment designing plant improvements and much more!

Salary/Wage: $17-$20hr

Our electricians troubleshoot, maintain, and repair electrical systems throughout our above ground and below ground facilities. They install and maintain electrical systems and components.

Crushing Line Operator
Salary/Wage: $15hr and up

This is an exciting position that includes responsibilities throughout the mine's entire crushing line. Responsibilities extend from the beginning of the line called the grizzly screen, to the wet screen.

Interested in joining our team? Learn How!

About Pattison

The Pattison family has, for their entire 60-year history, consistently proven their commitment to their employees, their community and the environment.

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Contact Information

We would be delighted to hear from you.  Feel free contact us any time.
Pattison Sand Company, LLC
701 1st Street
Clayton, IA 52049
  (563) 964-2860
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