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 Geotechnical Engineer to provide geotechnical support and services to the production and technical services groups. This position helps to ensure all safety, production and cost targets are being met and that all the geotechnical risks are understood and managed. In particular, you’ll review and monitor mining activity and the stability of both underground and open-pit excavations to ensure continued geotechnical integrity. The Senior Geotechnical Engineer should also assist in mentoring and developing junior engineers to develop a broad skill-base and robust succession plan for the geotechnical department at our world-class Carosue Dam Operations. This opportunity is offered on eight days on, six days off roster.
Your main responsibilities will include:
Required skills and experience:
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:
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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.
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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.