Full Time
Job Sector:
Engineering / Technical
Bristol North / South Gloucestershire
Salary description:
£18600 - £36000/ annum
Start Date:
Job Ref:

Trainee Assistant Driller / Lead Driller

Full-time, Permanent



Are you ambitious, hardworking and dedicated with great team working and communication skills?

Are you a qualified NVQ Level 2 Land Driller with 3 years' experience as a Rotary Lead Driller?

Are you able to work to tight deadlines with the flexibility to work nights and weekends when required?

Are you looking for a new challenge?

If so, get in touch!

Due to growth and their increased workload, the UK's largest ground investigation contractor, well known for being innovators in their field are recruiting for a Trainee Assistant Driller / Lead Driller to join their Gloucester based drilling department based in Gloucester. Offering a friendly, energetic work environment, the successful candidate will work within/alongside one of the company's many project teams.


* Generous overtime rates
* Generous company pension
* In-house shares
* Cash allowance for overnight subsistence
* Excellent career prospects
* Fully structured training
* Professional development

Job Description:

With projects ranging from a single day on site to weeks in the field and involving work on petrol forecourts, oil refineries, electrical substations, highways, reservoirs and railways, to name a few, they are looking for ambitious, hardworking, dedicated individuals, with great teamwork and communication skills: people with the ability to adapt and work to tight deadlines and with the flexibility to work nights and weekends when required.

Key Skills & Experience (Experienced Lead Drillers only):

* Minimum 3 years' experience in site investigation rotary drilling
* NVQ Level 2 Land Driller
* CSCS Blue Skilled Card
* C licence (manual)

Main Responsibilities:

* Travelling extensively throughout the UK (staying away as required)
* Trainee Assistant Drillers - Assisting the Lead Driller to form high quality boreholes/installations
* Client liaison

If you are looking for a new job but do not feel you are right for this role, get in touch with an up to date CV and your salary expectations to discuss your options. If you know someone who might be interested, recommend them and you could win £100.00 worth of high street vouchers.

Reed Specialist Recruitment is an Employment Agency and an Employment Business for permanent and temporary recruitment. In response to your application Reed will contact you by phone, email or SMS to discuss it and related opportunities. You can opt out at any time using the links provided

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