[Vacancy]: Driller Needed at Dangote

May 13, 2024

Job Description

Job Summary

  • We seek an experienced Driller to join our Dangote Cement Okpella Plant team.
  • As a Driller, you will be responsible for operating drilling equipment to bore blast holes in open-pit mines or quarries.
  • You will ensure the safe and efficient operation of the drilling machines, adhere to safety procedures, and achieve target penetration rates.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Operate drilling machines to bore blast holes in open-pit mines or quarries
  • Conduct pre-start inspections to identify maintenance or repair requirements
  • Ensure the safe and reliable operation of drilling equipment
  • Inspect and maintain drill bits, rods, and other drilling tools
  • Participate in blasting-related activities, such as collecting drilling samples and loading explosives
  • Collaborate with maintenance personnel for equipment maintenance and repair
  • Complete necessary documentation, such as performance sheets and logbooks
  • Comply with safety and environmental requirements


  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience operating drilling equipment
  • Knowledge of drilling techniques and equipment
  • Ability to read and interpret technical manuals and documents
  • Strong attention to detail and safety awareness


  • Private Health Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Training and Development

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