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operator, rotary drilling machine


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Important: We can't guarantee the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of this opportunity because it comes from an external website.

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About this opportunity

Salary

$26.47 to $37.07 hourly (to be negotiated)

Location

Sherbrooke, QC

Education, Skills and Experience

Driller Specific Skills

  • Operate tracked or truck-mounted drill equipped with auger or other attachment to drill holes for building foundations or pilings

Equipment and Machinery Experience

  • Track or truck-mounted rotary drilling machines

  • Drilling machine

Area of Work Experience

  • Construction site

Blaster Specific Skills

  • Read instructions or diagrams, lay out drill pattern and determine depth and diameter of blast holes and conduct field tests to determine type and quantity of explosives required

Additional Skills

  • Ensure health and safety regulations are followed

  • Operate air-track, rotary, down-the-hole or other drilling machines to drill blast holes or may direct drilling of blast holes

Own Tools/Equipment

  • Steel-toed safety boots

Work Site Environment

  • Dangerous

  • Outdoors

  • Noisy

  • Dusty

  • Hot

  • Cold/refrigerated

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Willing to travel

  • Valid driver's licence

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure

  • Handling heavy loads

  • Physically demanding

  • Manual dexterity

  • Standing for extended periods

Work Location Information

  • Rural area

  • Remote location

Personal Suitability

  • Flexibility

  • Accurate

  • Team player

  • Excellent oral communication

  • Dependability

  • Judgement

Health benefits

  • Health care plan

Financial benefits

  • Bonus

Long term benefits

  • Life insurance

  • Registered retirement savings plan (RRSP)

Other benefits

  • Free parking available

  • Parking available

  • Travel insurance

Application close date

Important: We can't guarantee the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of this opportunity because it comes from an external website.

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