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NOC 7372 – Drillers and blasters – surface mining, quarrying and construction

NOC 7372 – Drillers and blasters – surface mining, quarrying and construction

December 26, 2019

The National Occupational Classification (NOC) code 7372 is for Drillers and blasters – surface mining, quarrying and construction

NOC skill type/level: Skill Level B

Employment requirements

  • Completion of secondary school is usually required.
  • On-the-job training is provided.
  • Experience as a heavy equipment operator may be required for drillers.
  • Experience as a blaster helper in surface mining and quarrying or construction may be required for blasters.
  • Provincial blasting licence is usually required for blasters.
  • Trade certification for blasters is compulsory in Nova Scotia.

List of Job Titles for NOC 7372 – Drillers and blasters – surface mining, quarrying and construction

  • Air-track drill operator – construction
  • Blaster – quarrying
  • Blaster – surface mining
  • Blaster (except underground mining)
  • Construction blaster
  • Construction driller
  • Core drill operator – construction, surface mining and quarrying
  • Diamond drill operator – surface mining and quarrying
  • Driller – quarrying
  • Driller – surface mine
  • Driller – surface mining
  • Drilling machine operator – construction
  • Foundation drill operator
  • Foundation drill operator – construction
  • Open-pit blaster
  • Open-pit driller
  • Quarry driller
  • Rotary drilling machine operator
  • Rotary drilling machine operator – surface mining and quarrying
  • Seismic prospecting driller
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