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Professional opportunities are available across Boart Longyear’s many business divisions including finance, HR, IT and legal.


Opportunities within Drilling Services are as diverse as the industries it serves including: construction, environmental, exploration, geotechnical and mining.


Attention to safety and ongoing education is essential to Boart Longyear’s successful daily operations. We welcome applications from skilled and motivated environmental, health and safety specialists looking to join our EHS team.


Our engineering team work closely with project teams to design everything drill-related to service the industry from comprehensive drill rigs to essential diamond drill bits.


Using geoscience and technology, our Geological Data Services (GDS) team provide valuable orebody data to our customers via our innovative tooling.


Our quality products feature across our customers’ operations, adding to their success and ours. Passionate salespeople with drilling and/or minerals exploration experience are urged to join our Products & Sales team.


Our skilled team expertly operate and maintain our global manufacturing facilities to continually produce World-class drilling products.


When stock varies from raw materials to finished products, measured logistics and reliable transportation are key to successful global operations. Our Supply Chain team is detail-oriented, with a contingency for almost anything.

Boart Longyear and You

Find more growth and greater rewards.

When you explore Boart Longyear, you’ll discover a team of fellow travelers who are shaping career success above and below the surface.

If you are looking for a more rewarding job and a wider platform to work on, you’ve come to the right place. We serve customers worldwide and ship product to more than 100 countries. Our global footprint becomes your career road map.

70% of the earth is covered with water. The rest belongs to us. The people of Boart Longyear are focused on driving exploration technology, building relationships with our key customers, and leveraging our unique products and service mix.

One of our key goals lies in creating a consistent customer experience across our entire global platform. Our performance improves as we focus on consistency in training, processes, equipment and delivery in every region, mine site and operating environment.

Now, we just need to get you on the team!


Our Commitment to Equality, Diversity, and Inclusion.

At Boart Longyear we believe that diversity means complimentary minds working together and when we achieve this, the result is a safer and more efficient place of work for us all. The future of Boart Longyear will be one where we transform our workplace to make our tasks easier, safer and more appealing to a greater number of people. By modifying our workplace and the type of equipment and tools we use, Boart Longyear’s vision is to create an environment that is more attractive to the broader population and welcomes all unique attributes a person possesses.


Supporting our workforce and their personal needs.

Here at Boart Longyear, our people are our greatest asset. We strive to provide competitive benefits packages in every country that we work in. The benefits available in each part of the world can vary based on different laws and regulations. Apply today and we can share with you in greater detail the benefits available to you in your local area.

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Boart Longyear Mechanic Elko NV in Elko, Nevada

Job Description:

Job Responsibilities:

  • Applicants should be eager to learn, be self-motivated and have a desire to become a team leader.

  • This person will perform a variety of duties designed to service, repair and maintain Boart Longyear’s Fleet of coring and sonic drill rigs and support equipment.

  • Some of the repairs you will be performing include working an electric powered hydraulic system, diesel powered hydraulic systems and machinery as well as high pressure pneumatic systems.

  • Must have the ability to diagnose hydraulic problems in equipment and be able to perform quick turnaround to get these rigs back in operation.

  • Electrical certification desired

  • Mechanic must be able to remain in a standing position for extended periods of time. You need to be able to lift your arms above shoulder level to install and remove broken or worn out components.

  • You must have skills in the care and use of hand and power tools and be able to manipulate these tools in areas of limited space.

  • You must be able to work safely without presenting a direct threat to self or others.

  • Perform routine maintenance of equipment.

  • Must be able to work in adverse weather conditions

  • Be willing to travel

  • Must be able to work well with others and have a positive attitude

  • Must be able to communicate with supervisor, driller and safety personnel

  • Must be able to work with little or no supervision


  • Hydraulic systems experience is a plus

  • Knowledge of high-pressure air systems, i.e. screw compressors and boosters is a plus.

  • Knowledge of duplex and triplex mud pumps is a plus.

  • Electrical experience or certification is a plus.

  • Be able to lift 100 pounds frequently

  • Pass a drug screen

  • Pass a background check

  • Must have own tools

  • Must have a valid driver’s license and be able to attain a CDL

  • Must be able to be MSHA/OSHA certified

Education and Experience:

Typically requires a High School diploma or equivalent and a minimum of 1-3 years of directly related experience.

EEO Statement:

Boart Longyear is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability.

Auto req ID: 13900BR
Job Code: 320002 Mechanic 2.10.Hourly
Function: Other Manufacturing/Services Functions
Region (Business Group): NAM
Country: United States Of America
State/Province: Nevada
City: Elko