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Senior Environmental Engineer [Urgent need job]

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Position Description:

Barrick Nevada is looking for a Senior Environmental Engineer to join the Environmental group at Goldstrike.  The successful candidate will ensure that all legal and other compliance obligations of the mine are achieved. 



  • Upkeep and maintenance of developed compliance systems. 

  • Lead and develop Environmental Engineers, Coordinators, and Technicians, as assigned, by overseeing the maintenance, evaluation and reporting of collected data to Barrick management and governmental agencies. 

  • Assist operating division personnel in achieving their objectives.

  • Assist with training of Barrick employees, contractors, and others.

  • Oversee inspections of operations to ensure permit compliance including accompanying regulatory inspectors on periodic inspections of work areas on and off the mine site. 

  • Fill in as department head, if required.

  • Responsible for periodic, after hours on-call response to environmental incidents, as needed.

  • This position requires the ability to regularly walk over uneven, sloped, rocky, wet or icy ground and the ability to lift 40 or more pounds consistently and safely. 

  • Perform other duties as assigned.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Science, Environmental Enginerering, Mine Engineering, Chemical Engineering or related field required

  • Five (5) years direct experience in environmental compliance with a minimum of three (3) years in an industrial setting, including regulatory agency interactions required

  • Three (3) years of supervisory experience required.

  • Excellent verbal, written, presentation and interpersonal skills required

  • Proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously required

  • Familiarity with compliance systems and ISO 14001 preferred


    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.

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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