Geotechnical Engineer

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Position Description:

 

Barrick Nevada is looking for a Geotechnical Engineer to join our technical services team.

Responsibilities:

  • Review and optimize blast performance for wall control
  • Assist with geotechnical monitoring as needed and maintain monitoring database
  • Assist with geotechnical reports and documentation as well as high wall designs and geotechnical investigations as needed 
  • The candidate will also assist with geotechnical mapping and core logging and assist with ground control safety trainings
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering Geology or Geological Engineering or equivalent required

  • One (1) to Two (2) years experience working in the geotechnical or mining field preferred

  • Experience with geotechnical slope monitoring equipment preferred

  • Excellent safety record with ability to demonstrate safety leadership required

  • Team leader, problem solver and excellent oral and written communications skills required

  • Ability to work outside in varied weather conditions for extended periods at a time required

  • Ability to work closely with peers at any level of expertise 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.

Thank you for your application, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

 

 

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