Company McNeill Drilling Company Ltd.
Location Central Otago, Otago
Listed Thu 21 Dec, 10:09 am
Type Full time, Permanent
Reference TAB20171221-O
McNeill was established as a Southland based company in 1918 and is a growing company across a range of industries throughout the South Island of New Zealand. We are committed to investing in our people and equipment. With over 90 years’ experience in the drilling industry we consider ourselves to be at the forefront of our field.

We are looking for an experienced driller ideally with strong diamond drilling experience. This is a challenging and rewarding role and would be ideal for someone who is self-motivated with strong leadership skills, looking to further their career. Are you ready to return home from overseas or advance your current skills by joining a company that has the largest geographical spread and the most diverse fleet in the South Island covering water/geotechnical/piling? This is an opportunity where you can learn to operate other rigs as well as lead in your current field.

Ideally you will have:
? Experience working on diamond coring rigs with a strong proven history as a self-managing driller
? Have suitable drivers licenses for operating heavy machinery (or able to obtain Class 4)
? Be physically fit and be able to pass a pre-employment drug & alcohol test
? Be willing and available to travel for work as required
? The ability to deliver sound H&S objectives & develop your teams skill base in accordance with NZ Drilling certificates and standards
? Be able to operate and maintain your machinery and be willing to learn to operate other rigs as required
? A focused attitude toward achieving driller’s results and display strong leadership skills in the field

If you are looking to advance in a business that is committed to upskilling its drillers and offsiders through the NZ Drilling Certification & Standards then send your CV and a cover letter to

Excellent market competitive remuneration package offered to the suitably qualified candidate

McNeill is a drug free workplace. Pre-employment drug screening is a requirement for employment.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.