Experienced Driller Assistants


  • Extensive training, development and succession opportunities
  • FIFO from Perth – 2/1 swings
  • Roles within a range of different disciplines in the business
  • Surface Diamond experience required

We are seeking applications from experienced Driller Assistants who are interested in FIFO positions from Perth. Boart Longyear has an exciting 2020 ahead of it and we are looking to bring on people with opportunities in our different disciplines. 

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.

What we offer?
We are serious about career progression and we support our employees with training, certificates and succession plans. We believe in investing in our people so that they can develop and progress through the ranks. We also offer competitive shift rates and bonus schemes. Flights to and from site (from Perth), site accommodation and meals are provided.

Do you have what it takes?
We are looking for people with a minimum of 6 months experience in a range of different methods of drilling. We want 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:

  • HR license for Surface Operations
  • National Police Clearance (within the last six months)
  • Right to work in Australia
  • 6+ months experience in a Driller Assistant position 
  • The ability to pass a pre-employment medical (including fitness testing) and pass an alcohol and drug test

Click ‘Apply’ to submit your application now!

Boart Longyear is an equal opportunity employer and we recognize 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.