Manufacturing & QA
Project Metallurgist Northern Star Resources Limited(ASX: NST) is a global-scale
Position: Project Metallurgist
Salary: $95,000 per year
Type: Full Time
Location: Delta Junction,
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
We currently have an exciting opportunity at our Pogo operation for an experienced and motivated Project Metallurgist on
a 15 days on / 13 days off work schedule.
WHAT WE OFFER
Permanent position and extended mine-life offering job security.
Excellent remuneration package with bonuses,
Medical, Dental, Life and AD&D insurance and other benefits such as 401k and paid leave
The primary role is to apply safety to daily schedule and project work, independently evaluate materials, and develop
machinery and advanced processes to extract precious mineral materials for use in products that must meet specialized
design and performance specifications within the Pogo Mill department.
WE ARELOOKING FOR
Bachelor’s degree in Metallurgical or Mineral Processing Engineering or other related field, or an equivalent combination
of training and experience.
Three years progressively responsible relevant work experience.Prefer experience with process controls development and
optimization. Prefer operational experience with milling, flotation, and leach/CIP systems.Paste backfill experience
Ability to observe details and relate information to technical information. Ability to interpret data and identify patterns
and trends. Ability to design surveys and models. Ability to create and implement reliable recommendations. Ability to
create, deliver, and modify presentations. Ability to effectively resolve complex technical problems. Ability to utilize and
create specialized computer applications (multi-element mass balance, modeling and simulation, statistical processing,
etc.). Ability to motivate others and lead work teams.
Knowledge of Metallurgical accounting software. Knowledge of operating and production requirements. Advanced
knowledge of applicable compliance procedures and regulations;. Basic knowledge of budgets.Advanced knowledge of
Must pass a post offer physical and drug test, as well as a background check
WORK SCHEDULE & ENVIRONMENT
Working 15 days on, 13 days off at a remote campsite.Employees are required to stay on site at the company provided
camp during the work rotation. Camp facilities provide dining service, games room, exercise & weight room, sauna, and
accommodation rooms. Dormitory rooms have a land line phone, internet & cable tv programs. Cell service is available
when using Wi-Fi. The Company provides a bus service to and from Fairbanks, Delta Junction and Tok, Alaska.
JOINING NORTHERN STAR’S TEAM
Northern Star offer fantastic internal opportunities for you to progress and develop your career as well as a competitive
remuneration package including incentives and benefits.
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 recognize the advantage of a diversified workplace including diversity of
gender, thought, experience, and ethnicity. We encourage applications from diverse backgrounds and strive for workplace
Candidates living in the Fairbanks North Star Borough, Delta and Tok regions will be given first consideration.
Due to the large volume of applications, only applicants who are shortlisted will be contacted.