Experienced Drillers Assistant

Terratest Pty Ltd is a leading site investigation drilling company, operating a fleet of rigs throughout the eastern states of Australia. Geotech and Environmental drilling.We are currently looking for an experienced Drillers Assistant to be based at our Melbourne yard at Dandenong. Experienced applicants only to apply. 

Tasks include

Assist drillers in setting up/packing up drill rig and drill sites.

Assist with drill rig operations including well installations, soil sampling and rock coring.

Driving light/medium rigid heavy vehicles. Off road driving including towing trailers and securing various loads.

Work to safety procedures and guidelines at all times.

Maintain good housekeeping in vehicles and around drill sites and assist with equipment maintenance.

Ensure all environmental controls are adhered to.

Must have

MR licence

Construction Industry Induction Card (WHS White Card)

Good physical fitness with a strong work ethic and willingness to work sometimes long hours including rural or interstate projects where required.

Excellent driving skills of light and medium heavy vehicles with manual transmissions.

Ability to work well in a two man team on a variety of different work sites including defence, airport and secure facilities.


Career progression with a look to promotion to full timeTrainee Driller for the right candidate.

Working for the market leader in the geotechnical,, environmental and site investigation drilling industry.

The opportunity to travel to rural and interstate locations, as well as occasional weekend and night work.

All uniforms and PPE supplied.

This is a Melbourne residential position, not a fly in/fly out role.

09/11/2020 $0 Bayside & South Eastern Suburbs 1 Mining, Resources & Energy
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