About this role

About this role

Brunel have partnered with one of Australia's WA based publically listed Drilling Operators. To be successfully recruited as Geotechnical/Exploration/Blast Drillers, applicants will hold a current Cert in Drilling Operations or significant time spent running or working their own Rig. This position will be offered on a 2:2 rotation, from Perth to camp environment only (no more caravan and swag).



    • Experience operating T45, D65, F9C, L7 or similar drill rigs• Cert I, II or III in Drilling Operations desirable
    • Current Drivers licence (HR desirable)• Ability to work independently and as part of a team
    • A strong, positive attitude to work safety• Applicants will be required to attend and pass fitness for work medicals, including drug and alcohol screening.
    • National Police Clearance



    • Even time roster (2:2 on offer!)
    • Excellent base rates
    • $1,000 startup bonus for applicants that are successful in going Perm.
    • Be supported to gain your nationally recognised Drilling Certs
    • Work on a modern fleet of drilling and support equipment
    • Secure a long term, safe and rewarding Drilling Career with a publicly listed company (ASX listed)

    Join the Brunel Family

    Career interview session

    Join the Brunel Family

    Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which connects talented people with opportunities throughout Australasia and around the world. We specialize in highly skilled roles across a variety of technical, professional, trades and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organizations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.
    Operating in Australasia since 2001, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning 40 countries, 100 offices and 40 years of successful operation.
    Brunel is proud to be equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

    Application process


    We carefully review your application and in the coming weeks, you will be notified for an interview session if you are selected. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted within 7 days.


    After being shortlisted, you will be contacted via email or telephone to arrange for a date on your availability for the qualification interview.


    During the interview, you will be assessed on your level of experience and skills, work history, availability, and the qualifications the company is seeking for the position.


    After successfully making through the phone interview, a face to face interview will be scheduled between the candidate and recruiter. This session can be a more in-depth interview to review your communication and interpersonal skills.


    Submission of candidates resume for client’s approval and screening.

    Start applying immediately

    Start applying immediately

    Sending an application is quick and easy. Just make sure you have the required documents ready to go.

    • Certifications (optional)
    • Job references (optional)
    • Motivation Letter (optional)
    • Resume
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    Any questions remaining?

    Your consultant, Richard Clifton-James is happy to clarify anything about this vacancy. When reaching out, use the pub number:

    Account manager

    Richard Clifton-James
    Brunel Energy Australia Perth

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