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Project Geologist

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Position Description:


Overseeing all aspect of the safe and environmentally responsible operation of exploration project generation, design and execution.   



  • Ensure safety and health, environmental, and community relations procedures are in place and followed
  • Completes and supervises geologic mapping, geologic data compilation/ synthesis and interpretation, drill target recommendation, drill program design and management, core and RC chip logging, 3D geology modelling
  • Supervision of geologic staff
  • Program execution with minimal supervision
  • Reviews and provides feedback on all technical and project proposals and ensure adherence to best practices
  • Ensure adequate quality control procedures are in place and adhered to
  • Ensure projects have clear and appropriate decision points and that they are adhered
  • Ensure that projects are completed in time and on budget
  • Ensure key stakeholders are kept up to date on project process
  • Prepare and assists in preparation of annual budget material
  • Other duties as assigned



  • B.S. in geology or equivalent required
  • 3-7 years of relevant work experience or advanced degree preferred
  • Northern Nevada Gold experience preferred
  • Demonstrated commitment to a safe work culture, ability to work safely, and completion of projects in an environmentally responsible manner required
  • Ability to follow company policies and procedures and ensure fellow employees/contractors follow company policies required
  • Ability to work within a team environment required
  • Self-started that can prioritize a heavy workload and work with minimal supervision required
  • Excellent oral and written skills, team leadership, and problem-solving skills required
  • Strong organization skills and attention to detail required
  • Experience with MS Office software, acQuire databases, ArcGIS, ioGas, and 3D modelling software preferred
  • Ability to lift 50 pounds and walk on uneven ground


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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