Geotech Drilling is seeking Drill Assistants for upcoming projects across Western and Northern Canada. We are looking for candidates based in the Western provinces or Northern territories. This is an excellent opportunity for you to grow your skills within the geotechnical, environmental and exploration drilling industries. Shifts are 3-4 weeks on, 1-2 weeks off. Training provided.
Handling drill rods, casing, core tubes and core samples
Handling tooling/consumables (sand, cement, bentonite)
Assisting the Driller, client and other team members where required
As a minimum the Drill Assistant must:
2+ years heavy labour experience with preference given to those with experience in exploration, geotechnical or environmental drilling;
Be physically capable of regular and repetitive lifts of 50-90lbs;
Be able to pass a pre-employment drug and alcohol screening and complete online courses;
Have Standard First Aid of the ability to travel to complete the course;
Have basic mechanical ability to help troubleshoot and repair small equipment, pumps and generators;
Have experience working in the field, in remote and/ or varied weather conditions for extended periods of time, and;
Have a positive attitude, be self-motivated and the willingness to work hard.
Valid Driver's Licence is preferred.
For more information and to apply to our dynamic organization, please visit our website at www.geotechdrilling.com.
The competition will remain open until filled.
Due to the high volume of calls we cannot guarantee calls will be returned.
We thank all that apply; however, only short-listed candidates will be contacted.