Boart Longyear Driller - Coal in Brisbane, Australia
About the business and the role
Highly competent and experienced Coal Driller with even time roster and view for career development.
We are currently seeking an experienced Surface Coal Driller who has worked primarily in the coal and energy sector for projects in and around Queensland's Bowen & Gallilee Basins.
We are seeking a professional who is focused on delivering a quality service to our clients in a safe and productive manner. By joining our team, you will receive competitive shift rates with a bonus scheme. These positions are based around a 2:2 even time FIFO roster. Employees are flown from Brisbane to site with flights, meals and camp accommodation supplied.
Job tasks and responsibilities
Operate the drill safely, effectively and efficiently, to meet production schedules whilst ensuring that they contribute to maintaining a safe work environment, through actively participating in safety management practices & processes
Operate ancillary equipment including backhoe, lighting towers and onsite trucks
Assist to set up/dismantle/move drill rigs and equipment
Assisting with loading and unloading heavy vehicles
Ensure site safety and follow Safe Work Instructions
Add/remove drill rods/augers and other down hole tools
Conduct and complete necessary safety paperwork and processes
Clean drill rigs, vehicles, equipment and tools
Assist with daily pre-start check functions
Assist in routine maintenance on drill rigs, equipment, vehicles and tools
Assist with mixing drilling mud's/fluids/chemicals/cement as required
Maintaining adequate water supply
Maintaining the drill site, drill rig, work area, lunch room, vehicles and equipment in a clean hazard free condition
Perform first aid where required
Skills and experience
HR Drivers Licence (essential)
Current Senior First Aid & CPR or willing to obtain
Certificate III in Drilling Operations/ Mineral Exploration (minimum requirement)
All candidates will be required to submit a recent National Police Clearance with their application, and be willing to undergo a pre-employment medical, including Coal Board.
Please click the "apply now" button, ensuring you have outlined all relevant experience, tickets and licences required (copies of these will be required should your application advance to the next stage).
Auto req ID: 11380BR
Job Code: 250003 Driller 1.11.Drillers
Function: Drilling Services
Region (Business Group): APAC