Surface Coal Driller Operations Exploration Mining Bowen Basin - iMINCO

Mitchell Services is looking for Surface Coal Driller Operations and Exploration Mining at Bowen Basin

Mitchell Services

Experience Surface Driller – Coal Mining

They are looking for competent coal drillers in the Bowen Basin to join growing team and in return they offer excellent equipment and working conditions for the right people.

Mitchell Services (MSV) is a leading provider of drilling services to the global exploration, mining and energy industries. They offer long term roles at key client sites in the Bowen Basin area, they offer well-maintained equipment, and the opportunity to join a great team with a fantastic culture.

Surface Coal Driller Operations Exploration Mining Bowen Mining Information

The Role

The role of the Driller is to recover an accurate core sample as per customer specifications, in a safe cost-effective manner, while upholding Mitchell Services Values, meeting operational performance targets, participating in safety initiatives, and adhering to company policies and procedures.

Due to continued growth within Queensland Energy division, they are now seeking applications from suitably qualified Drilling candidates to undertake a difficult drilling programs in the Bowen Basin.

About you

You will be an experienced coal driller with a good understanding of the ground conditions in and around the Bowen Basin region. You will be ready to accept the many difficult drilling challenges that occur on your rig.

You will take pride in providing leadership and mentoring to your offsiders whilst operating your drill rig in a safe manner.


As the role is an immediate start, the Inherent requirements for this position are as follows.

  • Must have previous experience in Diamond Coring, rotary mud, HQ-3 coring as a minimum
  • HR license mandatory (above desirable)
  • Certificate III Drilling Operations is a requirement
  • Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training* (Current)
  • Supervisor S123 Qualification
  • Carry out the risk management process (G2)
  • A current Provide First Aid / CPR
  • A good level of physical fitness is an inherent requirement,
  • The ability to pass a functional assessment.
  • The ability to pass a pre-employment medical
  • The ability to pass drug & alcohol screening

The role will ideally be FIFO Brisbane or DIDO Mackay and surrounds, you will be working on a 14 on 7 off roster with some Night shifts that may be required as per the client’s requirements.

If you feel you have the required skills and are looking to join a professional team, please apply online now with an up to date CV.

All applications are treated in the strictest of confidence and your details will not be forwarded to the company without gaining your prior consent. Make yourself stand out from everyone and create your resume with keywords contain.

If the above role appeals to you APPLY today!

When applying please be sure to include with your cv your Drivers license and all relevant certificates and High Risk tickets.

This is an excellent opportunity to join a dynamic mining operation that recognizes achievement and offers genuine career opportunities. Don’t forget you will need the appropriate mine site qualifications such as Standard 11 *Standard 11 Training*

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