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Open Pit Electrician [Urgent need job]

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085686 Requisition #

About Barrick & Barrick Nevada


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.


Position Description:


Barrick is looking for an Open Pit Electricianto join our Barrick Nevada Cortez team.




  • Maintenance and repairs of electrical systems on P&H 2800 XPA/B/4100 XPB/C shovels, 830 E’s, 930 E’s and T 2.82 electrical haul trucks
  • Perform other duties as assigned




  • Two (2) years electrical experience in open pit mining preferred
  • Experience with Programmable Logic Control (PLC) SL504, motor control circuits, high-voltage cable repairs preferred
  • Experience with maintenance, troubleshooting and repair of electrical systems on P&H 2800 XPA/B/4100 XPB/C shovels, 830 E’s, 930 E’s and T 2.82 electrical haul trucks preferred
  • Ability to read electrical blue prints and utilize test equipment preferred
  • Ability to utilize basic hand tools required
  • MSHA electrical cards preferred
  • Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of Cortez management required
  • Satisfactory safety, performance, and attendance records required
    Demonstrated ability to perform the essential functions of this 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.


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

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