Site Services Coordinator

Date: 10 Jun 2024

Location: Northern Goldfields, WA, AU

Company: northernst

Site Services Coordinator

Job Highlights:

  • Lifestyle & Family friendly 4/3 Roster - Days only
  • Permanent Full-time position direct with company
  • Quarterly bonuses, health insurance, salary sacrifice & more!


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.


About the role:

Northern Star Resources has an exciting leadership opportunity at our world-class Thunderbox Operations for a dynamic and driven Site Services Coordinator working FIFO ex Perth on 4 days on 3 days off (Monday to Thursday) rotation.

The Site Services & Project Coordinator reports to the Processing Manager, the primary role is to supervise all surface dewatering and ancillary infrastructure functions across site while complying with all statutory requirements and HSEC standards/procedures. This position is also responsible for effectively coordinating and supervising all Mine services activities, including but not limited to dewatering activities, mine water supply and general site support services. 


Here's what awaits you...

  • The supervision of the Mine Services Team and the effective allocation of duties across the open pits and processing departments 

  • Coordinating all mine dewatering services and any contractors and sub-contractors involved in these activities 

  • Mine/Mill water maintenance activities, including but not limited to pit and U/G surface dewatering, bore field pumps and pipework, and general site pumping and pipework requirements 

  • Coordinating water supply, inspections and maintenance activities associated with bore fields and water repositories across site 

  • Coordinating and assisting with site capital Project work  

  • Providing assistance when required to the Mining (OP and UG) and Processing departments. 

  • Identifying and implementing technical improvements to optimise site infrastructure and systems relative to the role 

  • Ordering and maintaining a supply of essential parts and components required for tasks on site 


To thrive in this role, you'll need...

Experience: Minimum 5 years relevant experience in the mining industry; History with submersible, centrifugal and impeller pumps (installation and retrieval); Welding, oxy cutting and poly welding experience; Incident investigation skills; Flexibility to adapt to improved procedures and practices; Computer literacy - email, Word, Excel; PRONTO experience (desirable)

Qualifications: ​​​​​​​Trade qualification in either Mechanical, Electrical, Refrigeration, Carpentry or Plumbing; Current Australian Drivers Licence; Crane and/or dogman ticket; Experience with IT loader and other mobile equipment experience 

Passion for Growth: A strong desire & motivation to be part of an exciting new role and contribute 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.
  • 5 weeks annual leave for site-based employees.
  • 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!