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Exploration & Geoscience

Geologist – Growth
Full Time NEW

Job Overview

Job Overview

  • Date Posted:
  • Location: Kalgoorlie-Boulder, WA, AU
  • Job Title: Geologist – Growth
  • Salary: Dependent on experience and will be discussed directly with the successful candidate
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Geologist – Growth


Be part of history and make your mark in the world-renowned Kalgoorlie Goldfields


Northern Star has an exciting opportunity for a Growth Geologist to join our team at the Kanowna Belle Operations. You will apply your analytical and technical skills to interpret geological data, recognise key features, and contribute to the success of our innovative geology projects. This role offers a dynamic and fulfilling environment that encourages continuous growth and achievement. The position, based in Kalgoorlie, follows a family-friendly 8:6 roster with 12-hour days, ensuring you can be home every night!


Key responsibilities will include:


  • Utilise your analytical and technical expertise to accurately assess and interpret geological data from core samples.
  • Supervise drilling contractors and provide expert guidance to maximise project efficiency and discovery.
  • Be the gatekeeper of our geological data, ensuring that all drilling results, core logging, and laboratory analysis are accurate and reliable.
  • Possess a fundamental understanding of geology and its processes, with a strong grasp on rock types and mineralogy.
  • Ability to analyse and interpret geological data effectively using advanced software and tools to unlock the secrets hidden beneath the surface.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills to work effectively in a team, with the ability to adapt to different communication styles and collaborate with people from different backgrounds and disciplines.


About Northern Star Resources


Northern Star offers unparalleled opportunities for you to forge a career in the resource industry at their underground and open pit operations across Western Australia and Alaska.

Gold in Ounces. Opportunities in Tonnes.


Why join us?


Be part of 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 long term.

Northern Star encourages a diverse and inclusive culture where all people can achieve and contribute to their greatest potential. Joining the Northern Star team also means you are eligible for our industry leading Parental Leave entitlements, and bonus programs.


Benefits when you join Northern Star


  • Company subsidised GU Health Insurance
  • Gold Price Variable bonus incentive
  • Short-term incentive bonus program
  • Employee Share Plan programs
  • Industry leading Parental leave policy – with up to 20 weeks primary carers leave and up to 4 weeks secondary carers leave. Primary carers return to work benefits including up to 6 weeks bonus payment, top up of superannuation and long service leave service recognition
  • GoldSTARR program – cash savings for everyday expenses
  • Employee Assistance Programs (EAP) that includes free, confidential counselling and wellbeing services
  • Salary Continuance (Income protection) insurance from commencement
  • Salary Sacrificing benefits, including Novated Leasing and Remote Area Living benefit options
  • Paid Family Domestic Violence leave


About Kalgoorlie – The Heart of the Goldfields

With a strong connection to the Kalgoorlie-Boulder community, Northern Star offers unparalleled opportunities for you to forge a career in the resource industry while residing in a thriving regional city.

Our Kalgoorlie Production Centre Operations are the best residential mining opportunities in the region, providing excellent work-home life balance in a community that will become your family.

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Diversity & Inclusion

Northern Star actively supports and contributes to 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.


Recruitment Process

Our recruitment process considers your alignment to our company values and the requirements of the role. We also have several checks which may be conducted to demonstrate your suitability for the role including police checks, medical, drug and alcohol testing, right to work checks, qualifications, due diligence and/or reference checks.


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