Blasthole Drillers - Callide Coal Project

Prospect Group

Exciting opportunity to join an industry leader with many projects across the Bowen Basin.

  • Even time Roster
  • Hourly rate between $50 and $52
  • DIDO with camp and messing included
Action Drill & Blast is the leading integrated drilling and blasting contractor in Australia.

We have a positive team culture based on our core values of Safety, Integrity, Teamwork and Innovation and we provide our employees with a safe and friendly work environment.

We are currently seeking applications from experienced Drillers for an even time roster at our Callide Coal Project in the Bowen Basin, Queensland. 

This opportunity is only open to residents of Australia. 

Reporting to the Drill & Blast Supervisor, you will be responsible for, but not limited to:
  • Delivering a quality column and collar through operation of Atlas Copco and Pit Viper drill rigs
  • Accurately checking the quality and depth of drill holes and recording ground conditions that may affect blasting
  • Maintaining a clean and tidy rig and reporting/addressing any maintenance faults
  • Demonstrate a positive attitude towards regular and reliable drill metres, rig utilisation and consumables usage
  • Provide neat and complete associated documentation for drill reports, pre-starts etc
  • Regularly use safety tools such as JHA's and Take 5's
  • Be willing to be trained across a variety of drill rigs in the fleet and show an adaptable attitude
Experience required:
  • At least 12 months experience in using top Hole Hammer, Down Hole Hammer or Rotary drill rigs
  • At least 12 months experience in the mining or construction industry
  • Australian HR Class Drivers licence
  • Current Section 4 Coal Board Medical
  • Current Standard 11
To apply for the position you will need to provide a current resume with at least three contactable referees. Click ‘Apply Now’ to submit your application or email it to