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Underground Contractor Supervisor [Urgent need job]

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083705 Requisition #

Position Description:


Barrick Nevada is looking for an Underground Contractor Supervisor to join the Cortez Underground Operations team. The Supervisor will coordinate, coach and lead development contractor teams engaged in mining to ensure the development targets and schedules are met to ensure profitability and business development in accordance with the contract, and strategic business plan. 




  • Work with Technical Services and Project personnel in determining the overall strategy for the mine

  • Support development objectives by minimizing risk and maximizing value with focus on values, cost reduction and risk management. 

  • Ensure that all activities at the site operate within safety, security and environmental policies and regulations, to protect the assets and employees of the company and the contractors

  • Operational Group Leadership

  • Mining Standards Compliance

  • Reporting

  • Continuous Improvement

  • Operator Care and Custody

  • Strategic Management

  • Management Team Interaction

  • Perform other duties as assigned



  • Degree in mine engineering or relevant experience preferred
  • Minimum of 5 years Underground experience required
  • 3 years’ experience in a leadership role preferred
  • Ability to use Microsoft Office Software required
  • Excellent communication skills—both oral and written required 
  • Planning and organizational skills required
  • Ability to interpret engineering plans and offer sound technical expertise with regards to mine design and ground control issues preferred
  • A strong working knowledge of underground mining equipment, methods, procedures, and legislative requirements preferred
  • Sound understanding of safety and environment requirements associated with underground mining 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.


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