Full-time
Kalgoorlie Residential
Posted 4 months ago

We currently have an exciting opportunity at our Kalgoorlie Operation for an experienced and motivated Project Exploration Geologist on a family friendly 5/2 roster based in Kalgoorlie.

What we offer:

  • Residential lifestyle close to Kalgoorlie
  • Family friendly roster
  • Excellent employee benefits

The Opportunity:

The Project Exploration Geologist reports to the Senior Exploration Geologist, and the primary role is to undertake planning, and supervision of exploration activities, interpretation and reporting of exploration results in a safe, effective and efficient manner, giving increases in mineral resources.

This role is a residential role, requiring the successful incumbent to reside in Kalgoorlie or the local area.

What we are looking for:

  • Degree majoring in Geology from a recognised tertiary institution.
  • Current “C” Class Western Australian Drivers Licence.
  • Minimum 5 years relevant experience in near mine exploration.
  • Knowledge of mapping, structural geology, geochemistry, drilling and sampling techniques. Some understanding of resource estimation methods.
  • Good communication skills
  • Demonstrate ability to maintain or exceed   best industry practice in all geological and environmental tasks.
  • Flexibility to adapt to improved procedures and practices.
  • Ability to work unsupervised and display good problem-solving skills.
  • Awareness of the Mine Safety and Inspection Act & Regulations.
  • Awareness of tenement management and relevant legislation
  • Preferably Member of accredited professional organisation (e.g. AusIMM, AIG).
  • St Johns Senior First Aid certificate (desirable).

Joining Northern Star’s Team:

Northern Star offer fantastic internal opportunities for you to progress and develop your career as well as a competitive remuneration package including incentives and benefits.

Northern Star actively supports and contributes to the local community in which we operate. We are a proud supporter of the Veterans’ Employment Commitment and recognise the advantage of a diversified workplace including diversity of gender, thought, experience, and ethnicity. We encourage applications from diverse backgrounds and strive for workplace excellence.

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Job CategoryExploration & Geology

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