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Raise Drillers - WA



Build Your Career with a Leading Mining Contractor!


Macmahon is a leading Australian contract mining company delivering an end to end service offering to clients throughout Australia and Southeast Asia. With extensive experience in both surface and underground mining operations, Macmahon offers exciting opportunities for career growth across a range of locations and commodity sectors.


  • Great opportunity to re-direct your career into underground mining
  • Multiple full-time Raisebore Driller opportunities
  • Various FIFO rosters  (2x1, 2x2, 1x1) and residential roles available  


We are currently looking for Raise Bore Drillers to join our underground Team. Those roles will suit candidates with previous raise drilling experience as well as an experienced Driller Offsiders, who are keen to progress their career forward. Both 2 weeks on (7dayshifts followed by 7 nightshifts) 1 week on and 2 weeks on (7dayshifts followed by 7 nightshifts) 2 weeks off roster are on offer.

Daily duties will include but are not limited to:
  • Operating a drill rig in a safe manner and in accordance to our standards and procedures;
  • Installing, assembling and removing the drill rig if required;
  • Preparing the work area and assuring it says safe and clean through the duration of the shift;
  • Conducting maintenance checks on the drill and carrying out basic preventative maintenance where required;
  • Actively participating in improving the safety culture on site; and
  • Reporting all accidents, incidents, hazards and near misses using the correct procedures.
About you:
  • Demonstrated drilling experience, either as a raise bore driller or driller offsider;
  • Willingness to champion our safety culture and commit to our safety values;
  • Excellent work ethic with demonstrated ability to work autonomously as well as a part of the team;
  • Working Safely at Heights and Confined Spaces tickets; and
  • Current Drivers Licence.


As a part of the recruitment process for this role you may be required to complete a pre-employment medical, inclusive of laboratory drug and alcohol screen and complete a criminal history and qualification checks.

Macmahon offers our people the ability to work in diverse roles, in different locations and realise new opportunities within the Company over time. We are focused on ensuring our people can be involved in the future of the business and look for new opportunities for people to grow and develop. Macmahon is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages suitably qualified women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders to apply.