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Underground Senior Mining Engineer [Urgent need job]

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085482 Requisition #

Position Description:

Barrick is looking for a Senior Mine Planning Engineer to join the Underground Engineering team at Turquoise Ridge.  The Senior Planning Engineer will manage the planning team in delivering quality mine designs and sustainable production scheduling to facilitate orderly development and exploitation of economically minable ore reserves.


  • Provide design reviews, manage the mine schedule and promote the development of junior members of the planning team

  • Reserves, life of mine plan and other production plans

  • Communications at multiple levels about what is required to meet budgeted production guidance

  • Perform other duties as assigned.



  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering required

  • Minimum of two (2) years’ experience at an underground mine required

  • Five (5) years’ experience in the mining industry required

  • Seven plus (5+) years of experience in the mining industry preferred

  • Excellent safety record with ability to demonstrate safety leadership required

  • Operational understanding of geotechnical and ventilation issues in an underground mine required

  • Strong communication skills required

  • Strong computer skills with mine design and scheduling programs required

  • Operations experience 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.


The Turquoise Ridge property is located in the Potosi Mining District, about 43 miles northeast of Winnemucca, Nevada. Barrick is the operator and 75% owner of the mine with Newmont owning the remaining 25%.


Barrick is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

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