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Underground Operations Engineer/Coordinator

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085659 Requisition #

Position Description:


Barrick is looking for an Underground Operations Engineer/Coordinator to join the Underground Operations team. The Underground Operations Engineer will provide engineering support to the operations group in the areas of execution planning, operations management, and cost control.  The incumbent will play a significant role in advancing the Short Interval Control system at Cortez Underground.  



  • Project management of operations projects for Life of Mine infrastructure associate with capital development

  • Contract management for short duration contractors such as basic construction, raise bores, and production drilling

  • Will be accountable for the acquisition process of production mobile equipment based on the life of mine plan and approved capital budget. 

  • Lead the implementation of step change advances in equipment such as new version of automation systems and operator assistance systems. 

  • As part of the Short Interval Control plan develop detailed daily execution plans for the holistic mining cycle based on the rotational plan provided by technical services in Deswik.OPs

  • Adjudicate conflicting needs of the operations, maintenance, and technical groups at the rotational plan level

  • Other duties as assigned



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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