Vacancies 10
Apply Until: Sep 30, 2020

Principal / Project



Male, 27 Years Old and Above, Minimum of 2 Years Experience, Filipino

Additional Information

Position Description


  • Supervise all operations taking place at the drill site and associated areas, ensuring that operations are carried out efficiently and in line with standard operating procedures and company / client safety policy.
  • Mobilize and set up drill sites in line with client requirements and environmental conditions.  Ensure the site is maintained in a clean, tidy and safe condition.
  • Observe and monitor hole conditions through drilling parameters.  Take appropriate action in the event of downhole problems.
  • Ensure all equipment and resources are available to progress operations in the most efficient manner.  Plan towards operations such that they may be carried out in a safe and efficient manner and contingency equipment and plans are accounted for.
  • Ensure accurate records are kept of all dimensions of equipment run in the hole.  Maintain a usable and correct pipe tally.
  • Manage drill crews on site to ensure continuity of production and quality.
  • Maintain daily records of all drilling activities including all mud and chemicals used.
  • Undertake downhole surveys as required by the client.
  • Undertake and document daily pre-shift inspections and ensure that all equipment and procedures for drilling are in place at all times.
  • Perform accurate and effective handovers where relevant between shifts
  • Supervise training of personnel to ensure safe seem less transitions
  • Report to Superintendent with any issues in the drilling process or maintenance of equipment

People Management and Development


  • Supervise personnel engaged in all drilling activities.
  • Manage performance to ensure standards of behavior and performance are met, both on site and after hours within the local community.
  • Maintain accurate records of working hours of all site personnel.
  • Lead inductions for new site personnel and chair weekly toolbox / safety meetings.
  • Identify high potential people and inform Senior Mgmt in order to support quick acceleration.
  • Ensure that all direct reports roles and objectives are clear and understood.
  • Provide technical guidance geared towards all aspects of drilling engineering in various forms, such as instructing formal training courses and both formal / informal teaching.

Maintenance and Repairs 


  • Perform and document maintenance and repairs on company equipment and vehicles.
  • Identify potential problem areas and remedy and / or highlight to Senior Mgmt where appropriate.
  • Troubleshoot problems as they arise, safely and efficiently.


  • Comply with requests to complete other duties as required from time to time

Qualifications / Certificates:

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Drilling) (desirable)
  • first Aid
  • Clean drivers licence: heavy rigid truck
  • Able to pass a drug screen, physical and functional agility test and pulmonary function test


  • 5 years’ experience in a similar role (ideally multi-site and multi-discipline)
  • Previous experience as a Driller

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Sound knowledge of diamond and reverse circulation drilling
  • Sound skills in engineering, planning and well construction
  • Well versed in best practices for RC and diamond drilling, efficient drilling techniques and capable of developing innovative concepts or ideas for future technology projects
  • Knowledge of mud / drilling fluids
  • Competent mechanical skills as these relate to drill rigs, diesel and gasoline engines, hydraulics and electrical
  • Be able to crawl, squat and carry heavy materials for extensive periods
  • Be able to handle heavy wrenches, lift and / or carry tolls or supplies and operate levers with both hands
  • Able to work effectively and collaboratively in a multi-discipline and multi-cultural environment
  • Able to work long hours and persevere under adverse conditions
  • Excellent physical health, must maintain personal hygiene and appearance whilst working on roster and be prepared to undertake own laundry and meals preparation where required
  • Basic user of MS Word and Outlook

Additional Information:

  • Once employed, random drug and alcohol tests may be conducted and must be clear
  • Willing to work away from home for 2 to 3 months at a time, in remote locations and adverse weather conditions

Interested applicants meeting the above criteria may send their updated resume with detailed job description to email address, [email protected]


  • 2 sets copies of detailed resume
  • Diploma/ TOR
  • Certificate of Employment (COE)
  • Training/ Seminars (If available)
  • NBI (copy only)
  • 2×2 White Background Colored Picture

If you have any relatives or friends having the same position. Kindly refer to our agency and inform them to bring/ send the same.