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Trainee Driller/ Geotechnical Technician

Trainee Driller/ Geotechnical Technician

Trainee Driller/Geotechnical Technician

Job Description:

Due to a significant increase in workload we are now looking to recruit a trainee Driller/Geotechnical Technician (Cable Percussion & Window Sampling).  Reporting to the Associate Director (Geoenvironmental), you will be nominally based from the head office near Stansted Airport but travel to sites on a daily basis, and joining an experienced and enthusiastic team of staff delivering geotechnical, geo-environmental and site / ground investigation services to a wide ranging client base across the UK. 

The Role

  • Comply to all company and site specific HSEQ policies at all times
  • Attend inductions, training and EH&S meetings as and when required
  • Attend and successfully carry out all assigned duties to deliver projects safely and timely
  • Full training will be given to the successful applicant leading to a NVQ Level 2 (Drilling) qualification

The Person  

  • Highly organised and effective, with the ability to plan and schedule your own workload with the minimum of supervision
  • Able to work outside in a variety of weather conditions


  • Current CSCS Card (preferable)
  • Full Driving License (preferably with towing category)

This challenging and exciting opportunity requires an individual with a technical background and demonstrable experience in the drilling sector. An attractive basic salary (permanent) plus bonuses and a full benefits package is on offer to the successful candidate, along with longevity of work and a fulfilling career. 

Head Office, Takeley