Reverse Circulation Driller Assistant

Boart Longyear Pty Ltd
Jan. 14, 2020, 9:52 a.m.
Feb. 1, 2020, 7:54 a.m.

Job Description:

We are currently taking Expressions of Interestfor Driller Assistant vacancies in our WA Pilbara sites. Candidates with a demonstrated history of working to strict safety and quality standards in a trades or labouring environment are strongly encouraged to apply. Experience in the Drilling industry is not essential, but would be highly regarded. Note that it is mandatory you hold a HR licence in order to be considered.

The successful applicants will be well presented individuals with an excellent attitude towards safety and possess a strong team focus. A passion for drilling or the desire to learn how, and a hard working attitude is essential. Our positions are based on a 2 week on / 1 week off, fly-in-fly-out (FIFO) roster. Boart Longyear offers ongoing training and developmental opportunities as well as competitive shift rates and bonus scheme.

About the Role:

As a Driller’s Assistant you will be:

• Conducting Daily pre-start equipment checks

• Assisting with routine maintenance

• Assisting with mixing drilling mud’s/fluids/chemicals/cement

• Assisting with loading and unloading heavy vehicles

• Maintaining a clean and hazard free work environment

• Setting up/dismantling/moving drill rigs and equipment

• Cleaning drill rigs, vehicles, equipment and tools

• Assist to set up/dismantle/move rigs and associated equipment

• Conducting and completing necessary safety paperwork and processes


• Working for one of the world leading providers of drilling products and services in their extensive WA operations

• Excellent ongoing training and developmental opportunities

• Competitive shift rates

• 2:1 FIFO roster

• Flights (from Perth) and site accommodation provided

Key requirements:

• Current HR-B or HR Unrestricted Class Drivers Licence is essential

• National Police clearance (essential)

• First Aid certificate (essential)

• Demonstrated personal commitment to safety

• Team player

• Experience working in a similar position is preferable, however not essential

• Right to work in Australia

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