Barrick is looking for a Geologic Technician to join the Geology team.
Assist with providing supervision, oversight, and line-out of staff and/or contract Geotechnicians.
Train incoming geologic technician staff.
Daily inspection of the core shed.
Daily inspection of the truck and forklift.
Drive to drill and surface sites and pick up any sample material that has been sampled since the last pickup.
Determine drilling, field, and safety supply needs, such as core boxes, sample bags, hammers, flagging, cones, signs, etc., and restock as needed.
Unload drill sample material at core facility and store in an organized manner for future access.
Wash and photograph all core.
Organize photographic and other digital data.
Split/cut core using rock saw and sample.
Label sample bags and prepare chip trays for RC drilling.
Record, validate, and reconcile sample submission and receipt.
Receive, store, sort, retrieve, and composite various sample types.
Other duties as required and assigned by supervising geologist.
Assist in the development of organizational, housekeeping, maintenance, procedural, and other SOPs as needed, in order to ensure and maintain quality of work and work efficiency.
Under the guidance and supervision of the Core Shed Supervisor, line-out the daily activities of Geotechnicians.
Daily liaison with appropriate Barrick staff (geologists, Drilling Services staff, drilling companies, other Barrick staff as necessary.
Conduct and lead daily and scheduled formal audits and inspections of workplaces for Environmental Health and Safety compliance inclusive of core sheds core yard, drill sites, and offices.
What We Can Offer You
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.
Thank you for your application, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.