Dewatering Electrician [Urgent need job]

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Position Description:


Barrick is looking for a Dewatering Electrician to join our Barrick Nevada Cortez District Open Pit Operations Team.




Reporting to the Dewatering Supervisor, the Dewatering Electrician is responsible for the following:

  • Safely and effectively perform daily monitoring and maintenance of the dewatering system to include the mine site, Dean Ranch and the North and South Infiltration Basins

  • Maintenance and electrical installations of large horsepower submersible equipment

  • Maintenance and repair of all dewatering electrical installations

  • Provide electrical support for all dewatering electrical installations

  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Ability to support work group in attainment of safety, environmental, equipment protection and production goals with a proven safety record required

  • Ability to operate various equipment such as boom truck, forklift and loaders preferred

  • Electrical trades experiences in a mining or manufacturing environment required

  • Basic electrical aptitude with troubleshooting electrical systems required

  • Demonstrated ability to use Microsoft software required; read and understand work orders preferred

  • Must furnish own tools and meet electrical trade required tool list required

  • Basic aptitude to read, understand and troubleshoot wiring diagrams preferred

  • Demonstrated ability to perform essential functions of the job required

  • Capable of working without direct supervision, follow instructions and provided feedback as required

  • Ability to accomplish strenuous physical labor under all weather conditions required

  • Lift at least 50 lbs. required

  • Proven safe work record with belief and value seen in courageous leadership model required

  • Ability to be an initial team member in a growing, fast paced environment, and support team in attainment of safety, environmental, equipment protection and production goals with a proven safety record required 

  • Housekeeping standards are maintained to a high level required

  • Good written and verbal communication skills required


About Barrick


Barrick is the gold industry leader with a vision of wealth generation through responsible mining; wealth for our owners, our people, and the countries and communities with which we partner.  Our objective is to maintain and grow industry-leading margins, driven by innovation and our digital transformation; managing our portfolio and allocating capital with discipline and rigor; and leveraging our distinctive partnership culture as a competitive advantage. We aim to cultivate a high-performance culture defined by the following principles: a deep commitment to partnership, consistent execution, operational excellence, disciplined capital allocation, and continual self-improvement. We are obsessed with talent, and seek out fresh perspectives and challenging ourselves to think differently as we transform Barrick into a leading 21st century company.


Barrick Nevada is an integrated gold mining operation that combines the Cortez and Goldstrike properties in Nevada, employing a total of 3,000 employees and 800 contractors. The operation utilizes both open pit and underground mining methods with Autoclave and Roaster processing facilities at Goldstrike and Milling/Heap Leaching facilities at Cortez.

Barrick is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

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