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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.


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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 Underground Operations Manager in Salt Lake City, Utah

Job Description:

Job Responsibilities:

Boart Longyear is looking for a new Operations Manager for our Underground drilling team. Do you have a background or education in Geology, Engineering or Mining? If so, give us a call. It is an exciting time to be in the drilling industry and we are looking for someone with an outgoing and positive personality to help us grow this division. If you have a background in geology, engineering, or mining, we want to talk to you. We are willing to train the right person to become a successful Operations Manager in the drilling industry.

This new person will help us with continuous improvement process while meeting all Company requirements for compliance and financial performance. We will depend on you to maintains good customer relations and acts as the primary liaison between customer field staff and the BLY organization. Good relationships with our clients is the key.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Strong knowledge of Mining, Geology or Engineering required. A degree in a related field will also be considered.

  • Background in mining, industrial or construction a strong plus but not required to be considered

  • Sound business planning by creating long- and short-term plans

  • Ability to develop project plans that identify resource and budgetary needs.

  • Manage schedules and targets on the project as needs or financing for the project change.

  • Collaborative management and influencing skills.

  • A proven Leader with experience in building and motivating teams.

  • Strong Safety Advocate with experience in creating and nurturing a Culture of Care.

  • Excellent communication skills, written and verbal. Works collaboratively across the organization.

  • Effective time and priority management.

  • Computer literate (MS Office).

  • Our preference is that you live in Salt Lake City, UT – relocation available

Additional Qualifications/skills:

  • Bid, manage and market UG Coring services.

  • Connect the interface between operational requirements and EHS systems, processes, and practices so that statutory, company and client requirements are met.

  • Identify risks / hazards and ensure corrections are implemented.

  • Provide guidance on operational matters including drilling technical issues, drills, and ancillary equipment, and ensuring team development.

  • Ensure relevant operational systems, processes and practices exist, are understood, and applied consistently throughout the zone. Alignment to global BLY operating standards, systems, and metrics.

  • Partner with the Region Asset & Fleet Manager to ensure equipment meets the requirements of the drilling standard and client requirements.

  • Extensive travel may be required.

  • Other duties as needed.

Perks, Benefits and Compensation:

We know that talented people are attracted to companies with long term success, an amazing culture. We also know you want a company that provides honest pay, comprehensive benefits, and outstanding career advancement opportunities. If hired, you can expect.

  • Strong compensation plan

  • Full medical benefits

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • 401K

  • Paid Time Off

  • Room for advancement

About Boart Longyear:

Established in 1890, Boart Longyear is the world’s leading provider of drilling services, drilling equipment and performance tooling for mining and drilling companies. It also has a substantial presence in aftermarket parts and service, energy, mine de-watering, oil sands exploration, production drilling, and down-hole instrumentation.

Boart Longyear is headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, and listed on the Australian Securities Exchange in Sydney, Australia (ASX:BLY). More information about Boart Longyear can be found at . To get Boart Longyear news direct, follow us on Twitter , LinkedIn and Facebook .

All new hires must pass a pre-employment background check and drug test

Boart Longyear does not discriminate in any aspect of employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, age, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local employment discrimination laws where Boart Longyear does business.

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: 12976BR
Job Code: 120007 Operations Manager 1.06.Manager
Function: Drilling Services
Region (Business Group): NAM
Country: United States Of America
State/Province: Utah
City: Salt Lake City