Assistant Driller

Following a period of growth, we are looking for experienced Assistant Drillers, to join our Operations team, delivering work to clients throughout the UK, so you must be willing to travel and work away from home.

Key tasks:

•Set-up of safe working area, including fencing, bund, track matting etc.

•Maintenance of work area, clearing spoil, slurry and waste materials

•Excavation of service inspection pits, using safe digging practices.

•Assist driller to locate rig onto borehole position and rigging / de-rigging of drilling rig

•Loading / unloading of tooling and casing onto drill string.

•Clean, maintain and correct storage of casing, tooling, rods for use

•Assist with the backfill, grout or installation of monitoring equipment into borehole.

•Maintain and organise tools, fuel and equipment in preparation for shift / next shift

•Refuelling of plant, checking of oil and water levels

•Reinstatement of working areas, placing of permanent head works and fencing

•To be able work to a defined health and safety management system and understand what is required from themselves as well as other colleagues

•To be able to work safely in varying site conditions ranging from open fields, highways, railways, airports to contaminated and sites

•Any other reasonable additional tasks to ensure the safe and effective progression of site works

Candidates must have as a minimum:

•CSCS card

•Full UK Driving License (preferable with B+E category (towing) but not essential)

The job will involve frequent travel to sites throughout the UK, and will involve working/lodging away from home.

In return we offer competitive rates of pay and benefits.

Transport can be provided from selected areas.

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How to apply

Applicants should have the right to live and work in the UK.

If you are interested please click here to download the application form, and send it, along with your CV to:

HR Department
Henderson House, Langley Place, Higgins Lane, Burscough, Lancs L40 8JS.
recruit@soil-engineering.co.uk

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