VACANCIES/ Driller – Geotechnical and Mining
Driller – Geotechnical and Mining
Gulf Laboratories as part of Mannai Corporation, we specialise in ground investigation, borehole drilling, and laboratory testing across the Middle East. With over 40 years of experience, we’ve served civil engineering, water resource, and development projects. Our capabilities include 4 labs, 32 drilling rigs
As a Driller – Geotechnical and mining, you will be responsible for drilling geotechnical and mining holes at various locations. You will operate drilling equipment and machinery to take rock and soil samples and install subsurface instrumentation.
- Operate drilling equipment to extract soil and rock samples for geotechnical analysis and investigation.
- Follow drilling plans and instructions, ensuring accurate sample collection and data recording.
- Maintain and troubleshoot drilling equipment to ensure proper functionality and safety.
- Adhere to safety protocols and guidelines to prevent accidents and ensure a safe working environment.
- Collaborate with geologists and engineers to interpret drilling results and adjust procedures accordingly.
- Document drilling activities, including locations, depths, and soil/rock descriptions.
- Assist in the preparation and maintenance of drilling sites.
- Perform routine maintenance and repairs on drilling equipment as needed.
- Monitor drilling progress and adjust techniques to address changing conditions.
- Participate in training sessions and workshops to stay updated on drilling techniques and safety measures.
- High school diploma or equivalent; technical or vocational training in drilling operations is a plus.
- Proven experience as a Driller in geotechnical or related fields.
- Familiarity with drilling equipment, tools, and techniques.
- Strong understanding of safety protocols and procedures.
- Ability to work in varying weather and environmental conditions.
- Good physical stamina and manual dexterity.
- Strong communication skills and ability to work well within a team.
- Attention to detail and accuracy in recording data
Join our winning team and embody our core values of leadership, collaboration, customer-centricity, and strong partnerships, as we work together to deliver exceptional solutions and shape the future of the industry.