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Boart Longyear Driller Assistants - Underground in Forrestfield, Australia


Business Title:

Driller Assistants - Underground

Job Description:


  • Get paid to be trained and qualified

  • FIFO from Perth – 2/1 swings

  • Experienced as a Diamond Driller Assistant is a MUST

We need experienced Driller Assistants to work 2/1 swings (FIFO from Perth) within our WA Underground Coring team, starting as soon as possible after testing and induction.

Boart Longyear is the world's leading provider of drilling services, drilling equipment and performance tooling for mining and drilling companies globally. We work at a variety of sites with a range of clients. You can expect excellent site amenities and a massive push on safety and quality. We expect all employees to work to a high safety standard and demonstrate a commitment to meeting our client’s requirements.

Boart Longyear is serious about career progression and if you prove yourself and pass probation, you will undergo a Cert II and Cert III in Drilling. We believe in investing in our employees so that they can develop and progress through the ranks. Succession planning and promotions opportunities are available if you show us you have what it takes. We offer ongoing training and development as well as competitive shift rates and bonus scheme.

Do you have what it takes?

It is absolutely essential you have experience in the drilling industry. We need people with a passion for drilling with a can-do attitude. You will be an integral part of the team, working with others in a professional and considerate manner. You will also need the following to be considered:

  • Current C Class Manual Drivers Licence

  • National Police Clearance (within the last six months)

  • Right to work in Australia

  • Experience in a Diamond Offsider position

  • The ability to pass a pre-employment medical (including fitness testing) and pass an alcohol and drug test

  • First Aid Certificate

  • A resident of WA or relocating to WA as flights are only provided from Perth.

Want to know more? Click ‘Apply’ to submit your application now!

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: 10328BR
Job Code: 250002 Driller Assistant 2.11.Drillers
Function: Drilling Services
Region (Business Group): APAC
Country: Australia
State/Province: Western Australia
City: Forrestfield