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Water Well Drillers Assistant

Advertiser: Carlyle Drilling LtdMore jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
5 Nov 2019
Bay of Plenty, Rest of Bay of Plenty
Work Type
Full Time
Mining, Resources & Energy, Mining - Drill & Blast

About the business

We are a small family business servicing the wider Bay of Plenty area. We drill for water for our local farmers, orchards, life style blocks and town water supplies. We have a range of rigs to suit different drilling needs. We are proud of our DR24  Dual Rotary Rig that can drill to 1000 meters deep. No day is the same.

About the role

Moving drill rig and support equipment to drill site.Tasks includes checks and monitoring of equipment and documentation.

Set up on drill sites and assisting the driller with drilling. Using equipment such as  drill bits, preforming rod changes,  using stabilizers, generators , diggers , forklifts, submersible pumps and test pumping . 

Clean up on site and demobilizing.

Maintenance of equipment 

Benefits and perks

Working out doors and moving around the country. No two days are the same . We try to have a balance with work and play. There is the potential to advance within the company if you choose to grow and develop your skills

Skills and experience

Class 4 licence is essential.

Welding ticket would be advantageous

Experience working around heavy machinery and mechanical equipment.

Physically fit 

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in New Zealand?
  • Do you have a heavy vehicle driver's licence?
  • How much notice are you required to give your current employer?
  • Have you completed a qualification in drilling operations?
  • Are you willing to undergo pre-employment drug and alcohol screening?

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