Diamond Driller ID: 61970

Deadline Date: Open until filled

Location: Various Locations

BOART LONGYEAR CANADA career opportunity at various locations such as Musselwhite, Red Lake, Marathon

Diamond Driller Are you looking for a rewarding opportunity and a gratifying career? Boart Longyear is growing and looking for experienced Drillers to add to our teams. We realize being a Driller can be a tough and physically demanding position; however with the right corporate support, great equipment, solid support teams and even better pay, we know you will be happy working with Boart. Established in 1890, Boart Longyear is the world’s leading provider of drilling services, drilling equipment and performance tooling for mining and drilling companies. It also has a substantial presence in aftermarket parts and service, energy, mine dewatering, oil sands exploration, production drilling, and down-hole instrumentation

Posting Date:
 Various Locations
Start Date:
Number of positions:
Days of work:
 Job Summary: Lead a diamond drilling crew and operate one of our may drilling rigs. This may also could include learning how to operate various types of vehicles, equipment and machinery.
The incumbent will also be responsible for general condition and obtaining optimum life out of all site equipment and tools. You will be responsible for training your team and ensuring safety on site at all times. At Boart, safety always comes first. Also, you will be responsible for the training new Driller Assistants and Driller Helpers in a safe environment.
- Ensure a safe workplace and adherence to all EHS&T safety policies and procedures
- Identify and minimize environmental hazards
-Must run on-site operations, implement operational plan and develop work priorities
- Set up and prepare for daily drilling operations
- Conduct drilling activities using sound drilling practices and techniques
-Retrieve quality samples and deliver quality products
-Adhere to customer needs
- Maintain accurate operating records, including daily drill reports and inventory logs
-Provide training to other field employees
-May be required to operate non-drilling equipment such as light or heavy vehicles, cranes, telehandlers, forklift, skidders, track-mounted utility vehicles, etc.
 - High school diploma or equivalent.
-Valid First Aid Certificate
-Must have registered Ontario Common Core
-Sufficient language, literacy and numeracy skills to perform all job-related tasks
- 2+ years of directly related experience.
- Exposure to different drilling environments and techniques is preferred.
-Travel - Must be willing to work away from home and work in remote locations
-Be able and willing to work 10-12 hours a day
Closing Date/Apply by:
How To Apply:
  Apply with a resume to Northwest Employment Works-Marathon
At Boart Longyear we feel its important to give our employees many opportunities to be successful. If you think you have what it takes to be a Boart Longyear employee, fill out our application today.
Boart Longyear welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process as per the guidelines of the Accessibilities for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA).

Employer Contact Information

Contact Name:
 Northwest Employment Works
Position Title:
 Employment Programs
Company Name:
 Confederation College
 52 Peninsula Rd
Postal Code:
 P0T 2E0
 (807) 229-3223
Web Address:

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