Roaming Drill Rig Mechanic (Boart Longyear / Epiroc / Atlas Copco / Surface Drills) – Gauteng



Reference Number: 891-1207LH
 
Job Description:
Our client, a drilling services providing operating in Africa, is seeking a Roaming Drilling Rig Mechanic with a background in surface drill rigs to join their team based out of Gauteng.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Travelling to clients in South Africa and Africa for repairs and maintenance of drill rigs.
  • Forecasting parts required and ensuring inventory availability.
  • Preparing equipment for new sites including mobilizing and demobilizing.
  • Ensuring that health and safety standards are adhered to.
  • Mentoring and training subordinates.
 
Requirements: Qualification and Skill
  • Diesel Mechanic Trade Test or similar qualification.
  • French communication skills highly advantageous.
  • Minimum of 7 years’ experience on surface drill rigs such as Boart Longyear, Epiroc and Atlas Copco.
  • 5 years’ previous experience on Boart Longyear LF90 drills.
  • Experience in compressors, boosters, pumps etc.
  • Well-versed in hydraulics and pneumatics.
  • Previous expatriate experience in Africa advantageous.
  • Experience mentoring and training culturally diverse teams essential.
 
Benefits and Contractual information:
  • Permanent contract.
  • Based out of Gauteng with extensive travel in South Africa and Africa.
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Leanne Laas
Senior Executive Recruitment Consultant
CA Mining: Global Recruitment
 
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