Jobs Banner Default Image
< Return

Blasthole Driller

Job description

  • Blast Driller & Experienced Drillers from other backgrounds considered

  • Attractive remuneration package & 7/7 roster on offer

  • Long term steady employment with potential to go perm

About Our Client

Our client is a Mackay based Drilling Company that provides Drill Rigs and personnel and supplies a large range of Drill parts worldwide. The Company has a strong commitment to Health and Safety, which enables to deliver a larger-scale of projects across the Bowen Basin consisting primarily of open cut mines.

About the Role

WorkPac are currently seeking experienced Blast hole Drillers to commence on various sites in the Bowen Basin. Successful candidates will commence on a 7/7 roster with the potential to go permanent with our client.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Effectively complete Drilling programs to client requirements

  • Equipment servicing and maintenance

  • Thoroughly analyze driller plans to become familiar with the various stages of a project and the estimated timeline for completion

  • Communicate with the Supervisory staff regularly to stay informed about any change in plan or procedure

  • Survey the grounds conditions at the start and finish of each day shift

  • Operation of Drill Rig and support equipment

Skills & Experience

  • Proven Prior experience in safe Operations Drill Rigs

  • Fleet consists of Atlas Copco PV 275 & DM-M3 Drill Rigs, Sandvik D40K & D90k Drill Rigs

  • Other Drill experience will be considered

  • Current Standard 11 (or willing to obtain)

  • Current Coal Board Medical (or willing to obtain)

  • Production oriented with a focus on achieving results for both yourself and for the company

  • High levels of initiative and the ability to work well under pressure

  • Your key focus is safety with a high attention to detail to abide by site procedures

  • A medical including drug and alcohol testing is required as part of the recruitment process

Benefits of role

  • Camp and meals provided

  • 7/7 Roster

  • Payrate $55/hour

About WorkPac:

WorkPac is Australia's leading, privately owned recruitment provider to the mining, construction, engineering, oil and gas and healthcare sectors. We are proud to partner with some of the country's leading companies to deliver rewarding career opportunities. Register or apply with us for ongoing access to a wide range of temporary and permanent jobs for all skill levels.

Apply Online NOW!

Click on the apply button or for more information Contact:

Sarah Harris (07) 4969 4726

WorkPac Mackay

Job Reference Number: Q.INDJ2021151246

At WorkPac, we recognise we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer, and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people

Job title: Blasthole Driller
Contract type: Casual
Location: Mackay & Central QLD - Greater Mackay & Bowen Basin, Mackay & Central QLD
Industry: Drilling Mining, Oil and Gas
Job expiry: 2021-10-14
Reference: Q.INDJ2021151246