Employee Profiles
  • Employee Name: David Boucher
    Location: Mexico
    Job Title: Branch Manager - Mexico
    I started working for Major Drilling in Mexico in January1995; and I have been the Branch Manager since January 2012.  The thing I like best about working for Major Drilling is the people, the pride and effort that everyone puts forward to make our company the best!  We all work together as a team.
    The best thing that has ever happened to me is getting to see the world and all the amazing people in it, and waking up each day on the right side of the grass.
  • Employee Name: John Ross (JR) Davies
    Location: Mongolia
    Job Title: Regional General Manager for Asia
    I am the Regional General Manager for Asia, living in Mongolia.  I am responsible for Mongolia, the Philippines and business development in Asia.
    I started working with Pontil PTY LTY in 1989, which was purchased by Major Drilling in 1996, so I have been with the company 24 years this October.  I have had opportunities to travel all over the world, meet interesting people and move up within the company from the position of fitter/drill helper to senior manager.  I have never considered what I do a job, it has always been a lifestyle for me.
    The one thing that might surprise people about me is that I enjoy cooking!
  • Employee Name: Kerryn Hornby
    Location: Indonesia
    Job Title: Branch Manager - Indonesia
    Kerryn is the General Manager of our branch in Indonesia, and has been part of the Major Drilling team for 13 years.   He has always enjoyed the challenges and opportunities that Major Drilling and our 23 branches around the world have been able to offer. 
    “Major Drilling has personally given me the opportunity to work my way through the ranks over the years,” says Kerryn, “I started as a field assistant, and now I am a General Manager.”  
    His proudest accomplishments are his four healthy, beautiful sons.
  • Employee Name: Pierre Hurtubise
    Location: Colombia
    Job Title: Branch Manager - Colombia
    I have been the Branch Manager for Major Colombia for the past year, and spent five years before that as the Operations Manager in Mexico. I have been in the drilling industry for the past 30 years.
    In this position, I must pay attention to detail, be objective, and have both patience and maturity. It is my job to maintain the efficiency and effectiveness of daily operations and to oversee the use of materials and human resources.
    I feel responsible to create a vision for the company, and ensure implementation of that vision by employees.  I make sure we have well-trained staff in place to handle the various jobs.
    Major is a great company that offers many opportunities.  It is great to be part of this dynamic team.