Driller

Geotech Drilling is a dynamic international drilling company headquartered in Prince George, Vernon & Delta. We are actively hiring Experienced Exploration Drillers for a camp based program near Eskay Creek in the Tahltan Territory.  Geotech has a partnership with TNDC called Tahltech Drilling. 

For more information on Geotech, visit our website at https://www.geotechdrilling.com.

Exploration Driller

  • Driver to site of we offer fly-in, fly-out from any major airport in Canada.
  • BC program – Surface Drilling – 4 weeks on, 2 weeks off with option to extend.

Key Responsibilities

  • Extract core samples using the Zinex A5 or Hydracore 2000 Hydraulic Drill.
  • Monitor instruments such as pressure gauges, feed or weight indicators as well as observe the volume, colour and consistency of the returns from the hole.
  • Employ various sampling techniques according to project and client requirements.
  • Record keeping as required/requested by the client and or Company.
  • Operate and troubleshoot drill and ancillary equipment, including, but not limited to; trucks, support vehicles, pumps, heaters, compressors, mud re-circulation systems, etc.
  • Supervise Drill Assistant and the drill crew to ensure compliance with HSE requirements.
  • Ensure Driller Assistant maintains and organizes equipment, supplies and tooling for the drill rig and support vehicles.

Professional Experience / Qualifications

  • Must be considered fully vaccinated against COVID (Must provide federal proof of vaccination)
  • Have 2-5 years' experience in exploration drilling.
  • Have the mechanical ability to troubleshoot and repair small equipment.
  • Complete and pass a pre-employment drug & alcohol test.

Compensation

BC Program: $34.00/hr

  • BC Program Bonus: $7-$11 per meter based on depths. ($2.00 per meter is held as retention until the end of the program)

In addition, Geotech offers extended health benefits, health and safety bonus program, a savings plan and retirement savings plan.

If you are qualified for the position posted and are interested in being part of reshaping the future of Geotech Drilling, please contact us through our website at https://www.geotechdrilling.com/geotech-careers/job-opportunities/