Dispatch Technician

Job Details


085369 Requisition #

Barrick is looking for a Dispatch Technician to join the Barrick Nevada Dispatching team.


The Dispatch Technician will be responsible for installing, maintaining, and repairing dispatch equipment. Other responsibilities will consist of helping with Dispatch WIFI systems, maintaining Dispatch cameras and perform other duties as assigned.




  • Performing repairs in a timely manner
  • Plan, and execute procedures for installation dispatch equipment
  • Communicate effectively with contractors and all other personnel
  • Maintain overview of parts needed
  • Keep down time for dispatch equipment at a minimum to help up production
  • Service and return parts when needed
  • Provide primary coverage will be CHOP Open Pit
  • Opposite schedule from GSOP to cover GSOP emergencies
  • Work with GSOP on larger projects at either GSOP or CHOP depending on priorities





  • Two (2) years of experience electrical experience in open pit mining preferred
  • Experience with maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of electrical systems required
  • Ability to read electrical blue prints and utilize test equipment required
  • General knowledge working with radio frequencies mainly 2.4ghz, 5.8ghz preferred

  • Ability to utilize basic hand tools required
  • Broad knowledge of computer operating systems, Windows, Linux, Unix preferred

  • Willingness to work in inclement weather conditions preferred

  • Proven safety record required
  • Excellent attendance record required
  • Demonstrated ability to be self-directed, team-oriented and work with minimum supervision preferred
  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of management required
  • Highly motivated and action-oriented preferred
  • Responsible for safely and neatly performing installations and maintenance of dispatch systems required
  • Maintain dispatching equipment for Barrick Nevada required
  • Satisfactory safety, performance, and attendance 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.


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