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Engineering

Senior Mining Engineer
Full Time

Job Overview

Job Overview

  • CategoryEngineering
  • Date Posted:
  • Job Title: Senior Mining Engineer
  • Salary: Competitive remuneration with exceptional benefits
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Northern Star Resources Limited (ASX: NST) is a global-scale Australian gold producer with Tier-1 world-class projects located in highly prospective and low sovereign risk regions of Australia and North America. Northern Star’s gold mines are all world-class, low-cost, high-grade gold mines, which together have produced over 20 million ounces to date. This large inventory means a further 10 years of mine life visibility ensuring Northern Star has a long future based on its Tier-1 operations of Kalgoorlie, Jundee and Pogo. Since acquiring these operations, Northern Star has been able to significantly extend the mine life and grow the resource base of all of our mines by investing heavily in near-mine and in-mine exploration.

Northern Star Kalgoorlie operations currently has opportunities for motivated, passionate and driven individuals to join the Northern Star team in Kalgoorlie.

We Offer:

  • Benefits of a residential lifestyle – be home every night!
  • Permanent opportunity on offer with room for you to progress and design your own career path within the company!
  • Excellent remuneration package with bonuses, insurances and exceptional benefits.
  • Well established systems in place to promote a healthy and sustainable work life balance.
  • Membership access to our GOLDSTARR reward gateway program.
  • Sites located close to Kalgoorlie allowing you to be home every night.

The Opportunity

Northern Star Resources are seeking a Senior Mining Engineer to join our team in Kalgoorlie.  This is a challenging and exciting role which allows you to utilise your previous skills and experience whilst building relationships within all levels of the business. The contribution of this position will be significant in the ongoing success of the operation.

The Senior Mining Engineer reports to the Underground Manager, and will lead a team of Mining Engineers. The primary role is to manage and coordinate mining activities to ensure the production physicals, as directed in the three month forecast, are achieved, and to also provide guidance and mentoring to graduate Mining Engineers in order to achieve the prescribed objectives.

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

Your Skills and Qualifications

  • Tertiary qualification in Mining Engineering or a related discipline.
  • Membership of AusIMM.
  • WA First Class Mine Manager’s Certificate of Competency.
  • Minimum 5-years relevant experience in the mining industry.
  • Underground production and planning experience with mining technology and heavy production equipment in a mechanised hard-rock underground mine.
  • Significant experience in all planning processes, from long to short term.
  • Detailed knowledge of the Mines Safety and Inspections Act and Regulations.
  • Excellent skills in the Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Competent in the use of mine planning and design software – particularly Vulcan and datamine.

Diversity & Inclusion

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.

Please note that agency referrals are not being accepted at this time.

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