Swick Mining Services is one of the world’s largest mineral drilling contractors, specialising in underground diamond coring and surface reverse circulation drilling for the hard rock mining industry.
Swick values job security and provides the opportunity to work in different locations at sites around Australia and overseas. The Company is also committed to promoting from within and provides ongoing training, support and the opportunity to complete nationally recognised certificates.
Swick advocates a strong work-life balance, offering family-friendly rosters, income protection and discounts including travel and health insurance.
Head Office: 64 Great Eastern Highway, South Guilford, Western Australia 6055
Number of Employees: 500
With a footprint that extends globally, Swick’s operations are located across various sites in Australia, North America and Europe, servicing many of the worlds tier one mining operations.
Their capabilities range from small exploration projects to large mining operations requiring long term multi-rig drilling services.
Swick is about having hands-on experiences, growing professionally, working collaboratively as a team and pursuing your dreams. Their progressive global Training Program will arm you with a practical understanding, and the basic experience required to succeed as a new crew member on one of their drill sites.
Swick’s purpose-built training facility incorporates the latest innovations through hands-on practical training, designed to simulate realistic conditions faced when working on a rig. Trainees learn the basic skills required to become an Offsider, which includes: setting up a drill site, correct rod handling techniques and use of tools, basic surveying and prestarts, workplace inspections and reporting.
Swick are proud to partner with a registered training organisation to support trainees in completing the National Certificate in Mineral Drilling Exploration RII20913. There are currently over 100 trainees undertaking this accredited course.
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