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Develop your business acumen while imparting your unique skillset to our varied divisions of administration, finance, human resources, IT and legal.

DRILLING SERVICES

Opportunities within Drilling Services are as diverse in title (and geographical location) as the industries the group serves including construction, environmental, exploration, geotechnical and mining.

EHS

Attention to detail, safety and an appetite for continuous education and improvement are essential to Boart Longyear’s successful daily operations. We welcome skilled and motivated specialists to our environment, health and safety team.

ENGINEERING

The team work closely with various projects to design innovative drill-related solutions to service the industry – from comprehensive rigs to essential diamond bits. Problem solvers welcome.

Veracio

Using advanced geoscience and technology, our Veracio team provides valuable orebody data to our customers via Boart Longyear’s innovative tooling. Curious types wanted.

Products/Sales

Boart Longyear products are synonymous with quality, featuring across our customers’ operations, complementing their success and ours. Passionate salespeople with drilling and/or minerals exploration experience are urged to join our Products/Sales team.

MANUFACTURING

Our highly skilled team operate and maintain our global manufacturing facilities to consistently produce and deliver World-class reliable drilling products.

SUPPLY CHAIN

From raw materials to finished products, measured logistics and reliable transportation are key to successful global operations. Boart Longyear’s Supply Chain team has contingency for ‘almost’ anything. Natural born organizers, planners and preppers are encouraged to apply.

Your Health is our CORE concern

Our benefits reflect our want to be the employer of choice. We take a proactive and holistic approach to health and wellness as good health is true wealth. We offer various regional and global health, medical and wellness programs to inspire and motivate you and your family to be your best selves – at work, home and in life.

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Boart Longyear Driller Assistant -Underground Coring - Summer Student in Haileybury, Ontario

Job Description:

Boart Longyear is currently recruiting for Driller Assistant -Summer Students to join our team. These temporary positions will start in May 2024 until mid-August 2024 in Sudbury, Thunder Bay, Matachewan and Kirkland Lake.

In a global environment, Boart Longyear is the client’s choice in the industries we serve, including minerals exploration, environment and infrastructure drilling. The teams that work in Drilling Services for Boart Longyear are the global industry leaders in the application of rotary, core, sonic, and percussive drilling. Our global teams of drillers are skilled-experienced, knowledgeable, safety-focused, and committed to our customers and our business.

Job Responsibilities:

The following are a general list of duties and responsibilities that maybe adjusted from time to time by your supervisor. At no time will you be asked to do something unsafe and if you believe that is unsafe you are to stop work immediately and advise your supervisor:

  • Safety is PARAMOUNT in our business. You must follow all established policies, procedures, and best practices as well as the law at all times.

  • As a temporary employee, you must perform all your duties in a safe manner taking care of the equipment and co-workers that you work with.

  • You will be responsible for the general condition and obtaining optimum life out of all site equipment and tools.

  • Be physically fit for work

  • Work under instructions of a driller/drilling field supervisor or division manager. Daily routine work is accomplished with more or less direction depending on the competency level.

  • Work safely and follow EHS policies and procedures and conduct local risk control

  • Have the ability to apply first aid

  • Support the drilling operations: handle rods and drilling tools, collect and handle samples, mix drilling fluids, carry out basic maintenance of tools and equipment, housekeeping, supplies count, perform basic measurement and calculations, carry out basic operator maintenance, complete pre-start checks, refuel vehicles and plant.

  • May be required to operate non-drilling equipment such as light or heavy vehicles, cranes, telehandlers, forklifts, skidders, track-mounted utility vehicles, etc

  • Monitor a safe workplace, maintain workplace safety, and apply risk management processes for the elimination of work-related injuries, damage to equipment, and incident-related lost time.

  • Maintain accurate operating records, including daily drill reports and inventory logs

  • Contribute to and establish effective workplace relationships

  • Provide training through instruction and demonstration of work skills, coaching and mentoring to other field employees.

Position Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Valid Driver's License and/or reliable way to site

  • Valid First Aid Certificate

  • Sufficient language skills, literacy, and numeracy skills to perform all job-related tasks

  • Labour background is considered an asset

  • This position requires the successful candidate to meet the Fitness for Duty program standards

Boart Longyear welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process as per the guidelines of the Accessibilities for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA).

Auto req ID: 14861BR
Job Code: 250001 Driller Assistant 1.11.Drillers
Function: Drilling Services
Region (Business Group): NAM
Country: Canada
State/Province: Ontario
City: Haileybury