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Labourers / Offsiders (Entry Level FIFO)

Advertiser: Link Resources Pty LtdMore jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
7 Nov 2019
Sunshine Coast
$70,000 - $89,999 Depending on roster
Work Type
Full Time
Mining, Resources & Energy, Mining - Drill & Blast

Link Resources has multiple opportunities for you to join some of Australia's growing Minerals Drilling companies. We have numerous clients seeking Entry Level Offsiders.

What the role entails:

  • Offsider is the entry level position on the Drilling Lease(s)
  • Intensive heavy manual labour working 12 hours per day for 14 days or more
  • Day to day tasks include the prep & painting, maintenance of rig equipment, ensuring areas are maintained in a clean, tidy & safe condition, assisting with the movement of equipment, assisting with rig moves (inc rigging up and rigging down) and other tasks on the drill site as directed
  • Able to live and work in harsh, remote conditions (live in onsite camp)

The logistical details:

  • Full time and long-term casual positions available
  • Very attractive salary between $70,000 and $90,000 a year (depending on roster)
  • Various rosters available (including 2 weeks on : 2 weeks off or 2 weeks on : 1 week off) 
  • Point of hire of Brisbane
  • All travel, accomodation and meals provided
  • Ongoing training opportunities and requirements

What would make you a suitable candidate for these positions:

  • Reside within 250km of the Brisbane Airport
  • Drivers licence - Manual (Car or Higher)
  • HR licence
  • Experience in intensive labour positions
  • High level of physical fitness
  • Reliable, hardworking and able to work in a team
  • Mechanical aptitude
  • Hold or be willing to gain (at their own expense) Standard 11, 4WD (RIIVEH305E), first aid (HLTAID003), CPR (HLTAID001)and (MSMWHS216) and working at heights (RIIWHS204D)
  • Able and willing to participate in on-going Vocational Education & Training
  • Able and willing to pass pre-employment and on-going medical and drug tests
  • FIFO or DIDO experience is highly regarded

Other positions we are Recruiting:

  • Minerals Drillers 
  • Oil & Gas Drillers

PLEASE NOTE: Link Resources will not be accepting phone calls regarding these positions at this stage of the recruitment process. Please direct all questions to

The application form will include these questions:
  • Which of the following statements best describes your right to work in Australia?
  • Do you have a current Australian driver's licence?
  • Are you willing to undergo pre-employment drug and alcohol screening?

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