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Dewatering Supervisor [Urgent need job]

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Position Description:

Barrick Nevada is looking for a Dewatering Shift Supervisor to join the Cortez Operations team. The Dewatering Shift Supervisor will supervise the dewatering crew in routine and extraordinary maintenance and repair operations.


  • Ensuring water is removed prior to entering the open pit and/or extracting water out of the pit to enable mining to be undertaken.
  • Plan and execute a variety of maintenance and project work.
  • Operate specific equipment in order to complete tasks.
  • Understand dewatering machinery needs with ability to fabricate parts as needed to assure timely start-up/ repairs of equipment. 
  • Maintain many well field sites within the region and their associated equipment.

  • Liaise and maintain good communications with other members of the Dewatering Department and Mine Superintendent to develop a unified team.

  • Ensure compliance with applicable environmental permits.

  • Responsible for a safe and clean work environment.

  • Manage dewatering crews to complete tasks in safe and efficient manner

  • Maintain Pit Pumps

  • Maintain Well Fields

  • Maintain Dewatering Lines

  • Water monitoring

  • Perform other duties as assigned



  • High School diploma or equivalent. Required
  • 1+ years experience with well fields, pumps, etc. required

  • Lift and carry up to 50 lbs. required

  • Taste and smell a change in environment odors. required

  • Hear sufficiently to distinguish various pitches of warning alarms. required

  • Must be able to withstand exposure to heat and cold. Required

  • Acts in a manner that builds trust and demonstrates integrity.
  • Initiative, self-management, self-reliance; a sense of responsibility and ownership towards the job. required

  • Proven safe work record required
  • Ability to follow both verbal and written instructions required
  • Ability to interact and communicate effectively with a wide variety of people required
  • Demonstrated ability to perform the essential functions of the job required


What We Can Offer You 

  • A comprehensive compensation package including bonuses benefits, and stock purchase plans where applicable
  • Ability to make a difference and lasting impact
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team
  • An Opportunity to transform Traditional Mining into the future of Digital Mining
  • Opportunities to grow and learn with the industry colleagues are endless
  • Access to a variety of career opportunities across Barrick locations
  • Barrick is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.


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.


Other factors that will be considered are employee performance, length of service, and work history.

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