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Production Employee – Truck Driver
Full Time NEW

Job Overview

Job Overview

  • CategoryOperations
  • Date Posted:
  • Location: Kalgoorlie-Boulder, WA, AU
  • Job Title: Production Employee – Truck Driver
  • Salary: Dependent on experience and will be discussed directly with the successful candidate
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Truck Drivers/Trainee Truck Drivers Roles


Ready to pursue your professional journey with Northern Star? As an ASX 50 global-scale gold miner, we have sizeable operations in Western Australia and Alaska. With unparalleled pathways for advancement and avenues for personal growth, we stand as Australia’s premier gold employer. Your journey starts here.


At Northern Star, we live by our STARR Core Values of Safety, Teamwork, Accountability, Respect and Results. These Values are not just words on paper; they are the cornerstone of our Company culture and guide everything we do. You will play a pivotal role in upholding these Values and contributing to our collective success.


We are offering you the chance to build a career within the production sector of the mining industry as a Production Employee – Truck Driver at our iconic KCGM Superpit. Promising a long term and fulfilling future, join our esteemed team on the convenience of an 7/7 days and nights residential roster.


Here’s what awaits you:


  • Operating CAT 793 and 777 Haul Trucks in the Open Pit, working in conjunction with PC 8000 Face shovels, Excavators and Loaders, to fulfil production requirements in a safe and reliable manner.
  • Operating Haul Trucks across various areas of the NSR-KCGM site, including the Fimiston Open Pit, Rehandle Ore Delivery area and other trainee-related activities to build your familiarisation to operating in a mining environment. 
  • Safely operating a variety of mobile dump trucks to transport ore and waste to designated areas to achieve production targets in the mine, 
  • You will also display behaviour consistent with our Northern Star Values of Safety, Teamwork, Accountability, Respect and Results, looking to work with the business for the long-term, and be an integral part in its future growth and development

To thrive in this role, you’ll need:



  • Current “C” Class Western Australian Drivers Licence

Desired Experience & Competencies:

  • Excellent communication skills and a strong willingness to learn, 
  • Ability to work 12-hour shifts with a repetitive workload,
  • Physically fit and hold a valid WA Drivers Licence
  • You must reside in the Goldfields region for this Residential opportunity.
  • Ability to provide a National Police Clearance and pass a pre-employment medical

Passion for Growth: A strong desire to be part of a team contributing to Northern Star’s dynamic work environment.


Discover the perks of working at Northern Star…

  • Company subsidised GU Health Insurance.
  • Gold Price Variable bonus incentive.
  • Short-term incentive bonus program
  • Employee Share Plan programs.
  • Gold standard parental leave policy.
  • GoldSTARR rewards 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.



Candidates must meet our pre-employment criteria which includes a medical, drug and alcohol screening, relevant right to work and valid Australian national police clearance.    
Northern Star is an equal opportunity employer committed to achieving a diverse and inclusive workforce.  We encourage people from all backgrounds to apply.

Apply now to join the Northern Star team!