WASMA Podcast Episode 4 – Jim Coxon General Manager Northern Star Resources Kalgoorlie Operations



Jim has over 17 years of experience in the mining industry after graduating from the Camborne School of Mines in 1995. His mining career has been primarily in Western Australia, particularly with the Eastern Goldfields. He started his career in the field of Rock Mechanics involved in seismically active underground mines at the Gold Fields Kundana mine and the St Ives Junction Mine in the WA Eastern Goldfields. Following on from this he moved into senior technical services roll at LionOre’s Black Swan Mine, Barrick Kanowna Belle and Avoca Higginsville operations. He commenced at Higginsville in the earlier stages of development and took the mine plan from concept through to production of +1Mtpa. In 2011 Jim has been the project manager for the South Kalgoorlie Expansion Project (SKOEP) and has been in the General Manager at the South Kalgoorlie Operations and Higginsville Gold Operations and has recently taken up the position of General Manager for the Northern Star Resources Kalgoorlie Operations