Manufacturing - Machinery / Tool Operation


Permanent / Full Time

£27800 - 35000 (Year)


This is a very exciting and progressive opportunity to join a leading Commercial Explosive Manufacturer in the UK. We are looking for an experienced Driller or someone who has a particular interest and willingness to learn Drilling and to start their career in the industry. This is a multisite role based on various quarry sites in the area.
The client is a market leader whose service provision spans multiple channels and applications. An employer of choice, this client offers personal development and a lot of progression opportunities. In return for your commitment, they will provide you with the know-how and support so you’ll become a subject matter expert.
In return for your service, you can expect a competitive salary, attractive company pension, 25 days annual leave, bonus based around company performance, perks plus much more.

The Driller will be responsible for:
  • You will be responsible for operating a Drill Rig to Drill Holes to specific measurements and work scopes.
  • You will be required to review your work progressively until the task at hand has been completed and progress accordingly when necessary
  • You will be expected to deal with any physical day to day requirements, this includes changing Machine Drill Bits, Moving Machines, Lifting Equipment, Handling Liquids, and Changing Hammers.
  • In charge of Health and Safety of machinery doing pre-start checks and ensuring this is continued throughout the shift.
  • Capture all drilling information on a drilling log
  • To report all near misses and accidents in line with the company procedures.
 The Driller will need to have: 
  • Experience as machine Driller – Ideal
  • Experience working outside in a manual handling, active job.
  • Driving license
If you think you tick the boxes above, please don’t hesitate to apply with an updated CV.

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Kieron Crosthwaite

Recruitment Partner