Barrick is looking for a Senior Underground Mining Engineer to join the Underground Engineering team. The successful candidate will supervise the development and implement practical long-range mine plans which allow for orderly development and exploitation of economically minable ore reserves. The Senior Mine Engineer will oversee the coordination for the development of holistic long and/or medium range mine plans including mine services, infrastructure, cost, capital and production; as well as perform other duties as assigned.
Bachelor of Science degree in Mining Engineering or related field required
Supervisory experience preferred
Five (5) years’ experience in the mining industry required
Two (2) years’ experience in underground short-term planning required
Experience working in a mining operation with a range of exposure to a broad spectrum of practical and technical areas required
Proficient level in the use of mine planning software and mine design experience required
Must be willing and able to work in a dynamic and changing environment required
Strong verbal and written communication skills required
Excellent safety record with the ability to demonstrate safety leadership required
Aware, recognize and utilize continuous improvement initiatives and processes preferred
Ability to perform all essential functions of this position 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.