Exploration Drill Assistant

JOB RESPONSIBILITES / ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Sets up and assists driller to bore exploration holes within and outside of mine property.
  • Installs additional drill stems when needed.
  • Collects drill cuttings and core for geochemical and environmental sampling.
  • Assists with mixing and pumping drilling additives.
  • Replaces broken or worn parts, using hand tools. Lubricates equipment.
  • Places wooden stakes and tags to mark drill hole locations.
  • Performs other work required
  • Performs all duties and activities in a manner which conforms to safety and environmental requirements.
  • Practices good housekeeping at drill site.

 Additional Key Activities:

  • Practice and enforce security standards practices
  • Work closely with the Geology department to optimize safe, timely drill hole results.
  • Drive continuous improvement initiatives to improve and enhance the drilling process.
  • Work with maintenance teams to maximize the safe, efficient operation of the drill equipment.
  • Acts in a manner that builds trust and demonstrates integrity.
  • Safety: Complete pre-shift inspection and document use of PPE and housekeeping; participate in safety meetings and programs.

 

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS:

Position Qualification:

  • Knowledge:
  1. Knowledge of Federal and State law and the ability to make judgments regarding safety and regulations.

 

  • Skills & Abilities:
  1. Team building skills
  2. Good written and verbal communications skills

 

  • Education:
  1. High school diploma or equivalent.

  


4 Mar 2019

Sector:
Private
Work Type:
Permanent
Country:
United States
Location:
Haile Operations
Reference:
Date expires:
30 Apr 2019
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