Full-time
FIFO ex-Perth
Posted 1 month ago

Northern Star Resources is the global gold growth company, with three large, high margin production centres exclusively in the tier one locations of Western Australia and Alaska, USA. Production guidance is 1.6 million ounces in the current financial year, before climbing to 2 million ounces by FY27. 

Current Reserves of 19Moz underpin long mine lives across the portfolio, with further upside from an enviable track record in exploration and discovery. Responsible and progressive ESG practices are integral to the Northern Star business.

Northern Star has a challenging and rewarding opportunity for a SENIOR RESOURCE GEOLOGIST to join us at our world-class JUNDEE Operation. This opportunity is offered FIFO from Perth on an 8/6 roster.

Your main responsibilities will include:

  • Designing, maintaining and monitoring processes that ensure the integrity of all grade control and resource models for input into the overall mine plan.
  • Ensuring the integrity of all grade control and resource models are sound before they are handed over to the Engineering Department.
  • Ensuring accurate and timely completion and review of the data tables to be submitted for the annual/bi-annual resource and reserve statements.
  • Monitoring the QAQC process and results and take the necessary actions to correct any anomalies identified through the process.
  • Monitoring the drilling schedule to ensure that it is meeting the requirements of the operation as well as the model schedule targets.
  • Providing input into optimising infill drilling programs design based of resource model construction.
  • Model Scheduling in conjunction with Long Term Planning and Resource Development departments.

Required skills and experience:

  • Geology degree from a recognised tertiary institution.
  • Minimum of 5 years underground geology experience in the mining industry (preferably in gold).
  • Demonstrated leadership skills with the ability to mentor and develop high performing teams.
  • High level wireframing skills. Geology degree from a recognised tertiary institution.
  • Minimum of 5 years underground geology experience in the mining industry (preferably in gold).
  • Minimum of 3 years Resource geology experience in the mining industry (preferably in gold).
  • Demonstrated leadership skills with the ability to mentor and develop high performing teams.
  • High level polygonal wireframing skills with Vulcan and Implicit wireframing using Leapfrog software.
  • Highly experienced in estimation including Ordinary Kriging, familiar with Indicator kriging.
  • Experienced in the use of Snowdens Supervisor Software.

Why join us?

When you join, you join the next exciting growth stage of Northern Star.  You will be engaged in a dynamic work environment where you will be valued as an integral part of the team, and where you can develop and grow with our business.

In joining Northern Star, you’ll experience:

  • Vibrant hub of activity, with the ability to be part of successful and productive team.
  • Great company culture with the opportunity to lead and develop a great workforce.
  • Ongoing development opportunities and growth within a company that continuously invest in their people.
  • Exciting, fast paced work environment with a motivated and driven workforce.
  • Excellent remuneration package with bonuses and exceptional benefits.
  • Membership access to our GOLDSTARR reward gateway program.

Ready to take the next step in your career? Click the ‘apply’ button now and tell us everything we need to know about you!

Diversity & Inclusion

Northern Star actively supports and contributes to the local communities in which we operate. We 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.

Want to know more about Northern Star? Check out our website here: http://www.nsrltd.com/ or follow us on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/northern-star-resources-limited/

Shortlisting for this role will begin immediately.

All applicants must have the right to work in Australia.

No agency referrals will be accepted at this time.

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Job CategoryExploration & Geology

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