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Business Services

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 Procurement Specialist in Forrestfield, Australia

Job Description:

Boart Longyear has been a leading provider of drilling products and services to the global minerals industry for over 125 years. As the industry’s only integrated drilling services and products provider, we combine engineering excellence, global manufacturing facilities and the most experienced drilling services group in the business.

Reporting to the Supply Chain Manager, an exciting opportunity has become available for an enthusiastic and experienced Procurement Specialist based in our Forrestfield DC. The primary purpose of the role is to coordinate the purchasing of goods, materials and services to support Drilling Services whilst managing associated costs.

Want to know a little more about the role? Day-to-day responsibilities include:

  • Timely creation and conversion of purchase requisitions into purchase orders or internal sales orders for all operational and maintenance requirements, including functional support areas where applicable.

  • Ensure security of supply for critical items.

  • Provide cost and quantity information to the business as required.

  • Partner with the Region Sourcing team to complete strategic sourcing projects and large purchases.

  • Identify cost improvement opportunities, participate in cost saving programs, and focus on greater efficiencies, economies of scale and better quality resources.

  • Create competitive environment among suppliers.

  • Creatively negotiate contracts and manage delivery of optimal supply solution.

  • Define Vendor Performance Standard, performing Vendor Evaluation and determine Vendor Improvement Actions.

  • Establish, renegotiate, renew and discontinue supplier contracts.

  • Focus on ethical purchasing practices and implement procurement best practices.

A few other things we’re looking for:

  • A minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in purchasing and inventory management.

  • Candidates who are highly structured, well organised, meticulous planners and are focussed on delivering the highest level of customer service at all times will be held in high regard.

Our varied range of services and products requires bringing together diverse and complimentary people. At Boart Longyear our aspiration is to create an environment that welcomes all unique attributes a person possesses and are seeking a diverse candidate shortlist for this vacancy. Applicants are strongly encouraged from experienced women and men, people with disabilities, and indigenous and ethnically diverse candidates.

If you are interested in this role, we invite you to apply now.

All applications must include a cover letter which outlines your suitability for the role.

Auto req ID: 13833BR
Job Code: 160001 Sourcing Specialist 1.08.Professional
Function: Supply Chain
Region (Business Group): APAC
Country: Australia
State/Province: Western Australia
City: Forrestfield