Barrick Gold

General Supervisor, Safety and Health

Cortez, Nevada, United States
Oct 17, 2020
Nov 16, 2020
Work Term
Work Load
Full Time
Position Description:

At Nevada Gold Mines, our vision is to be the world's most valued gold mining business by finding, developing, and operating the best assets with the best people. Our people division is growing, and we are looking for a General Supervisor of Safety and Health at our Cortez mine site. As part of the team, the successful candidate will be support centric adding to our already challenging, yet rewarding environment strengthening our mining operations. The ideal candidate will engage with several key internal and external stakeholders to initiate and support safe and responsible mining operations.

At Nevada Gold Mines we are committed to a safe work environment sending every person home safe and healthy every day and leaving a sustainable legacy on our host communities. We offer a generous benefits package which includes a c ompetitive medical, dental, and vision plan with national provider networks, a 401k retirement plan with employer contribution, paid time off, company-sponsored medical clinics, company match share purchase program, and much more!


  • Responsible for the direct supervision of safety and health divisional, training, and business partner management coordinators
  • Communicate, coach, and assist in the field to ensure safety expectations are understood and met
  • Conduct regular performance review and professional development plans for team
  • Participate in the development of site strategic safety and health planning and objectives
  • Participate with alignment of Corporate initiatives and mandates
  • Communicate effectively with operations and all levels of management to support and participate in the implementation of the Integrated Management System (IMS)
  • Regularly review and be familiar with all applicable regulations and standards to ensure compliance
  • Regularly review and be familiar with ISO45001 requirements provide direction, support, and resources at all levels to ensure compliance
  • Ensure safe and efficient operations through leadership, coaching and compliance to the company's IMS
  • Support operational objectives through leadership focused on team safety, environmental compliance, and Nevada Gold Mines Core Values
  • Participate and assist in the investigation process to ensure compliance with the IMS Incident Management and Investigation Standard
  • Support the effective use of the EHS management systems to ensure standardization and consistency of reporting, tracking, and trending of data
  • Perform Safety & Health on-call responsibilities
  • Perform other duties as assigned

  • Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Health, Safety or related fieldspreferred
  • Minimum of five (5) years of underground and surface mining experience required
  • Minimum of two (2) years' supervisory experience preferred
  • Previous demonstrated experience related to Safety and Health Management Systems required
  • Proven attention to detail with a high level of accuracy required
  • Excellent organizational, time management and office management skills required
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a team, as well as independently required
  • Demonstrated well-developed interpersonal skills, with a courteous and pleasant customer service focus required
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required
  • Capability to multi-task, self-manage and self-motivate required
  • Demonstrated good attendance and performance records with the ability to maintain these same standards required
  • Ability to perform the essential functions of this job required
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 Nevada Gold Mine locations
  • Nevada Gold Mines is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer
About Nevada Gold Mines

Nevada Gold Mines is a joint venture between Barrick Gold Corporation (61.5%) and Newmont Goldcorp Corporation (38.5%), combining their significant assets across Nevada to create the single largest gold-producing complex in the world and realize the full potential of these mines through synergies and best-in-class operational improvements.

The massive mining operation comprises 8 mines along with their associated infrastructure and processing facilities that produced an estimated 4 million ounces of gold in 2018. Three of these assets are Tier One gold mines: Barrick's Cortez; the combination of Barrick's Goldstrike and Newmont Goldcorp's Carlin; and the combination of Barrick's Turquoise Ridge and Newmont Goldcorp's Twin Creeks. In addition, Barrick's Goldrush-Fourmile project has the potential to become the fourth Tier One asset in this portfolio. The new JV is expected to generate around $5 billion in cost savings over the next five years. Nevada Gold Mines is operated by Barrick .

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