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Assistant Driller - Wakefield

Salary Based on Experience
Location Wakefield, UK
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This is a {Advertised Permanent / Temporary}, {Advertised Full Time / Part Time} vacancy that will close in {x} days at {xx:xx} BST.

Central Alliance a RSK Group Company is currently offering an exciting new opportunity to join their team.  We currently have an Assistant Driller role that we are looking for strong applicants for.

Assistant Driller

Key duties and responsibilities: 

  • Acting as an assistant driller primarily for rotary drilling although there may be a requirement to undertake cable percussive boring, window sample drilling and concrete coring.
  • Undertake duties of an assistant driller as dictated by workload.
  • Weekend working on railway sites will be required from time to time.
  • Oversee department plant, equipment and tools including repairs and maintenance as required.
  • Adhere to best working practice and industry standards, training and guidance to be provided.
  • Adhere to working instructions as specified internally from engineers, directors lead drillers and supervisors.
  • Provide paperwork, namely timesheets on a weekly basis for approval.
  • Communicate with internal parties. Essential Professional/Technical

Skills & Qualifications 

  • The post holder will be expected to attend and pass internal and industry recognised external training courses. These may include but not be limited to, PTS, NRASWA, CCNSG, CSCS, towing license, CAT, First Aid and manual handling training.
  • Maintenance of ground investigation plant, equipment and tools.
  • UK Driving License 
  • On the job training will be provided. Personal Skills:  
  • Conduct business in a professional manner at all times • Flexible in approach to work – both with regard to working hours and working away from home. 
  • Ability to work to deadlines & targets 
  • Ability to work in a team towards a mutual goal  
  • Good communication skills
  • Ability to maintain a good working relationship with all external clients and employees.
  • Self-motivated with a positive attitude 

Our mission at Central Alliance is to help organisations make their visions a reality by realising the power of integrated pre-construction services. We understand the importance of precise site information and our experienced team ensures that our clients can confidently move forward into a successful construction phase. 

From surveying, ground investigation, and implementing innovative technology to providing training and health and safety solutions, we offer our staff the chance to be part of a dynamic workforce. Primarily supporting development, construction, and infrastructure, we take pride in helping facilitate the UK’s most essential projects. 

Central Alliance is part of the RSK group, a leading integrated environmental, engineering, and technical services business providing dynamic, multidisciplinary services to a wide range of sectors. Founded in 1989, RSK has evolved into a market-leading organisation. It is headquartered in the UK and has an established presence across Europe, the Middle East, Asia, and Africa. The group is growing fast thanks to its diverse operations, entrepreneurial spirit, and open management style. When you join RSK, you are connecting to a growing community of experts and specialists who regularly collaborate to deliver projects and support each other across business units.

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