Shoring Drillers

We are looking for a new team members to fill the position of Drillers at the Shoring division of Bel Pacific Excavating and Shoring based in Burnaby, BC  reporting  to the Foreman. In this position  you will be responsible for working with a team of other Shoring Division professionals to operate the hydraulic drilling equipment as needed on-site at BelPacific Shoring projects throughout the Lower Mainland.

You will be accountable for:

  • Provide daily support as directed to the Shoring Division on-site team
  • Training workers and maintaining quality control
  • Ensuring that services are located and marked; the site is ready to be excavated and ready for equipment to be dropped off; batter boards are laid out and ready and all equipment has had a pre-check drill: compressor and grout plant
  • Setting up equipment, load casing into drills carousel and lead casing and down hole hammer on drill
  • Moving drill into position with the support of Hydraulic Helper making sure airlines and hydraulic lines are free and clear
  • Ensuring that the Hydraulic Helper has accurately set the drill into place and aligned the boom of the drill at the correct angle
  • Advancing the drill casing down to the desired depths
  • Pulling out the inner steel and leave the casing in the ground for anchor or pipe pile is installed
  • Installing a ½ inch PVC pipe into casing, grout the anchor up to the top
  • Pulling casing out and pressure grout as needed on extraction
  • Attend all mandatory safety meetings and act/work at all times in a safe manner


To qualify for this role, you must have:

  • High School diploma or equivalent certification
  • 3+ years’ experience as a Driller on projects on a construction site, preferably on a Shoring site
  • Self-motivated with an ability to work independently and as part of a larger team
  • Willingness to learn and develop critical skills
  • Basic computer skills and the ability to communicate in English both verbally and written
  • Ability to work in deep, confined spaces
  • Good work ethic and a willingness to learn with a great safety orientation
  • Holds a valid driver’s license and as the ability to drive within the Province of BC
  • Fit to work – ability to see, hear, walk, stand, lift up to 50lbs
  • Willing and ability to work outdoors in all weather conditions
  • Shoring and anchoring knowledge an asset
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