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Action Drill & Blast is the leading integrated drilling and blasting contractor in Australia.

We have a positive team culture based on our core values of Safety, Integrity, Teamwork and Innovation and we provide our employees with a safe and friendly work environment.

We welcome expressions of interest from experienced blast hole drillers for our upcoming opportunities in Western Australia.

If we are not currently advertising a project specific role on our Vacancies webpage that interests you, please apply through this ad to provide your details to us for future jobs!

We work across the Pilbara,  Goldfields,  Gascoyne and South West. Rosters vary from 7/7,  8/6 and 2/1.


We are interested in experienced blast hole drillers with the following skills:

  • Delivering a quality column and collar
  • Accurately recording ground conditions that may affect blasting
  • Maintaining a clean and tidy rig
  • Reporting/addressing any maintenance faults
  • Demonstrating a positive attitude towards regular and reliable drill metres, rig utilisation and consumables usage
  • Providing neat and complete associated documentation for drill reports, pre-starts etc
  • Regularly using safety tools such as JHA’s and Take 5’s
  • Show an adaptable attitude and be a positive team member

Desirable Rig experience:

  • Atlas Copco F9
  • Atlas Copco T45
  • Atlas Copco D65
  • Atlas Copco DML
  • Atlas Copco Pit Viper
  • SKS
  • GD5000
  • Reichdrill

Experience required:

  • At least 12 months experience blast hole drilling as an operator
  • At least 12 months experience in the mining or construction industry
  • Australian HR Class Drivers licence (or ability to obtain one within three months)

We prefer to employ locally to support our local communities and fellow Western Australians but, should you hail from the East Coast, please note we do not provide for your east coast travel to/from Perth.


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