Boart Longyear Driller - Surface in Forrestfield, Australia
Boart Longyear is the world's leading provider of drilling services, drilling equipment, and performance tooling for mining and drilling companies globally. The company's Global Drilling Services division operates in over 40 countries with a diverse mining customer base spanning a wide range of commodities, including copper, gold, nickel, zinc, uranium, and other metals and minerals.
We are seeking Diamond Drillers for current and upcoming projects in our surface operations. The successful candidates will have experience in Diamond Drilling and a demonstrated history of working to strict safety and quality standards.
About the Role:
Various vacancies across WA on Iron Ore, Gold and Nickel sites
Rotating shifts on a 2/1 or 2/2 FIFO roster
Conducting drilling operations on LX16i, LF160 and KL1600 rigs
Leading drill crews, including training of Driller Assistants
Daily pre-start equipment checks
Setting up drill pads and coordinating rig moves
Completion of safety documentation and compliance with safe work practices
The successful candidate must possess:
Experience working in a similar position in the Drilling Industry (essential)
Current HR class Driver’s License (or willing to get one)
National Police Clearance, or willing to obtain one
First Aid and CPR certificate (desirable)
Certificate III in Drilling desirable, but not essential
Physical ability to lift 30kgs repetitively in a labour-intensive role
Ability to pass a comprehensive pre-employment medical, including a drug and alcohol screen
Demonstrated personal commitment to safety
Right to work in Australia
In return, you will receive:
Competitive shift rates, $510 - $660 p/shift
Return flights provided from anywhere in Australia
Permanent ongoing employment
Annual/personal leave entitlements
Working for one of the world's leading providers of drilling products and services
Excellent ongoing training and developmental opportunities
If you would like further information on this excellent career opportunity, please contact Scott MacDonald - Operations Manager on 0429 990 321 .
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Boart Longyear is an equal opportunity employer and we recognise that we are strengthened by a diverse workforce. A person from a diverse background brings with them a different set of experiences, talent and perspective that could potentially provide a new answer to an old problem. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We all have something to contribute and it’s this contribution that makes for a great organisation and fulfilling career.
Auto req ID: 12466BR
Job Code: 250003 Driller 1.11.Drillers
Function: Drilling Services
Region (Business Group): APAC
State/Province: Western Australia