Baralaba Coal Project - Drillers

Job Description


• Australia's biggest Drill and Blast Contractor
• Great team dynamic, good remuneration and benefits
• Significant opportunities for Drillers to cross train with Shotfirers
• 10 Other projects to also choose from should you want to move around.


Action Drill & Blast is the leading integrated drilling and blasting contractor in Australia.

We have a positive team culture based on our core values of Safety, Integrity, Teamwork and Innovation and we provide our employees with a safe and friendly work environment.

We are currently seeking applications from experienced Blasthole Drillers for a 7 on and 7 off roster position at our Baralaba Coal Project.

Reporting to the Drill & Blast Supervisor, you will be responsible for, but not limited to:

Delivering a quality column and collar through operation of Reichdrill drill rigs.
Accurately checking the quality and depth of drill holes and recording ground conditions that may affect blasting
Maintaining a clean and tidy rig and reporting/addressing any maintenance faults
Demonstrate a positive attitude towards regular and reliable drill metres, rig utilisation and consumables usage
Provide neat and complete associated documentation for drill reports, pre-starts etc
Regularly use safety tools such as JHA's and Take 5's
Be willing to be trained across a variety of drill rigs in the fleet and show an adaptable attitude

Experience and Qualifications required:

At least 12 months experience in using Rotary drill rigs on Coal Projects
At least 12 months experience in the mining or construction industry
RIIBHD301E Conduct overburden drilling qualification 
Current Standard 11 Industry Generic Induction
Current Section 4 Coal Mine Workers Health Assessment
Australian Drivers licence

To apply for the position you will need to provide a current resume with at least three contactable referees. Click ‘Apply Now’ to submit your application.