RSK Group plc

Cable Percussion Driller

Contract Type
£depending on experience


JB Site Investigations Ltd, a member of RSK Group plc, is a site investigation contractor that since 1979 has provided comprehensive site and ground investigation services in the UK and Europe. Due to recent expansion and increasing workload an exciting opportunity has become available for an experienced Cable Percussion Driller to join the team in Berwick Upon Tweed.  


Cable Percussion Driller – Berwick upon Tweed


Experienced Cable Percussion Driller required for specialist drilling investigation company based in Berwick upon Tweed. Working as part of a team you will be working under the direction of office based Project Managers providing support on various sites.  The predominance of the work will be based in the North of England and Scotland however there may be the need to work throughout the UK.  You must also be willing to stay away during the week when necessary and be available to work occasional weekends and nights. This position involves working outdoors, nationwide in all weather conditions.

This is a full time, permanent position subject to satisfactory completion of 6 month probation period. There is an opportunity for career progression. Applicants should be local to the area or be able to travel to our Berwick office


Applicants must be able to pass a DBS/Security check due to site locations.


Person specification


  • We are ideally seeking candidates who have previous experience in the ground investigation industry
  • Able to follow strict industry, health and safety and environmental standards

Essential Experience 


  • NVQ Level 2 in Land Drilling
  • Towing Licence
  • CSCS Card
  • UK Driving Licence

Salary and benefits:


  • £depending on experience
  • Contributory Pension Scheme
  • A flexible benefits programme including the option to buy additional holidays, childcare vouchers and private health care
  • Regular training and career development

All candidates applying for positions with RSK Group must be eligible to work in the UK/European Economic Area. Candidates should confirm this when applying. For further information please call Lauren Reynolds, HR Advisor on 0117 300 4280.


Due to the high volume of applications we are not always able to contact applicants individually, therefore if you do not hear from us within 2 weeks please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. 


The company prides itself on providing its staff with a rewarding and challenging career, encouraging Continuous Professional Development, allowing employees to reach their full potential.  Having been recently placed within the top 10 UK environmental consultancies (Environmental Analyst, 2016) and winning two prestigious awards at the 2017 Ground Engineering Awards:  Ground Investigation Project with a Geotechnical Value of over £500k and the Health and Safety Award, there has never been a more exciting time to join.


RSK is committed to our Corporate Responsibility strategy. We seek to minimise our impact on the environment; to engage positively with the community and education groups; to provide a safe and supportive atmosphere in which to work; and to promote Corporate Responsibility throughout our supply chain.


RSK Group plc is an Equal Opportunities Employer



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