Do you have experience working in our industry, or are you looking for an apprenticeship to kick start your career?  Drilcorp is a forward thinking, innovative and responsible employer that appreciate and nurture talent that want to excel in the engineering sector.

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Drill Assistants

We would like to recruit Drill Assistants.

The Right Candidates will hold a full clean driver’s License, CSCS Card and Telehandler Operators Ticket.

Drilcorp is a forward thinking, innovative and responsible employer that appreciate and nurture talent that want to excel in the engineering sector.

Please forward your CV and cover letter to

Borehole Engineer

The Company
Borehole Engineering Services (BES) is a division of Drilcorp an expert waterwell drilling company based in Seaham County Durham and working throughout the United Kingdom. BES provides a specialist service to borehole owners in all aspects of borehole maintenance including: Licensing, Aquifer Testing, Water Analysis and Treatment, Submersible Pump Installation and Commissioning, Development, CCTV and Verticality Survey, Chemical and Mechanical Cleaning, Relining and Refurbishment and Abandonment and Decommissioning.

The Position
Our Borehole Engineers work in small teams throughout the UK and due to the nature of the work, must be prepared to work flexible hours and be prepared to travel and stay away from home. Successful candidates must have a full driving licence and must be physically fit as much of the work necessitates operating in confined spaces. Computer literacy is essential along with a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office as operation records are sent to the project management team electronically each day. This opportunity involves a wide range of tasks as indicated above. The Company has an internal training scheme for job specific operations however candidates with any of the following qualifications will be favoured for the position;

  • BS7671 - 17th Edition, Electrical Installation 2360 Parts 1 & 2.
  • Ideally Electrical Regulations BS7671 Inspection, Test & Verification would be beneficial.
  • An engineering apprenticeship with 2 years’ experience in the water or associated industries where the installation and servicing of water pumping and distribution equipment.

Based at our Seaham, County Durham Depot but working throughout the UK

Competitive dependent upon experience and qualifications

Rotary Driller

Experienced SI Rotary and Cable Percussion Lead Drillers Required Permanent Position

We would like to recruit experienced Lead drillers

The right candidates will hold a full clean drivers licence and NVQ level 2 drilling qualification.

Rates of pay are negotiable depending on experience.

Please use the Company’s standard application form (available for download on this website), with a copy of your personal CV attached, and send directly via email to

Applications received from candidates will be treated with full confidentiality.

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