Barrick is looking for a Heap Leach Engineer to join the Open Pit Engineering team.
Planning ore delivery, preparation, and release to process
Lime usage forecasting and delivery
Daily, weekly, and monthly planning
Field controls and inspections
Variance reporting to plan
Coordinating heap leach operations between Mine Operations and Process Operations
Other Duties as assigned
Bachelor’s Degree in Mining, Engineering or related field required
Experience using Vulcan, Deswik, AutoCAD and Microsoft Office Suite preferred
Excellent communication skills – both oral and written required
Excellent safety and performance records required
Ability and willingness to work a flexible schedule that includes rotating shifts and mandatory overtime required
Understanding of Open Pit and Process safety and production targets required
Ability to work outside in varied weather conditions for extended periods of time required
Ability to develop and maintain professional working relationships with other divisions to optimize the plans of current and future mining activities required
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.