Experienced Underground Drillers, Tradesmen and Offsiders

  • Work Type:

  • Full Time
  • location:

  • QLD
  • Category:

  • Trades
  • Trades and Services

VLI Drilling Pty Ltd is currently seeking experienced drilling personnel for the following roles for current and upcoming contracts across our operations in QLD.

  • Underground Directional Drillers (coal)
  • Underground Mechanical Tradesman
  • Underground Drill Offsiders


  • Minimum of 12 months verifiable underground experience
  • Hold a current Coal Board medical; or be able to pass a Coal Board medical
  • Have a current generic underground induction (S11)
  • Current drivers licence
  • Excellent safety record and commitment in all areas of WHS
  • Ability to work on varied rosters and shift structures


  • Experience working on underground Directional Drill Rigs (coal)
  • Current inductions at Queensland underground coal mines
  • Appointment and experience operating underground mining equipment, in particular, drill systems, man carriers and LHDs

In addition to the above, for Directional Drillers:

  • Cert III Drilling or evidence of Driller training
  • Strong supervisory and reporting skills
  • Ability to liaise with clients and team members

These roles are full-time positions with excellent remuneration packages, working for a proven world leader in the Underground Drilling industry.

To apply, please email your resume to our Operations Manager Luke Dunn at  ldunn@vli.com.au.