Barrick Gold

Vista - Underground Mine Surveyor

Nevada, United States and 1 additional location
Apr 01, 2021
May 01, 2021
Work Term
Work Load
Full Time
Position Description:

Nevada Gold Mines is looking for an Underground Surveyor to join our Turquoise Ridge Engineering Team.


Reporting to the Senior Short-Range Planning Engineer, the Underground Surveyor is responsible for the following:

  • Responsible for taking accurate measurements of underground and surface workings and maintaining accurate and secure records
  • Assist engineering team with critical functions including stope design and production planning
  • Using engineering designs to guide mining activities. (Line and Grade)
  • Utilize equipment, such as a total station and scanners to generate accurate surveys
  • Perform other duties as assigned


  • Knowledge of basic survey methods preferred
  • Degree in Mining Engineering or applicable experience preferred
  • Knowledge of underground mining methods and design preferred
  • Prior experience in Narrow Vein Longhole Stoping preferred
  • Demonstrate computer skills with 3D drafting programs preferred
  • Strong math and computer skills required
  • Strong verbal and written communication preferred
  • Valid driver's license, required
  • Commitment to developing and maintaining a safe work culture, required
  • Able to drive assigned company vehicles on surface and underground required
  • Able to walk significant grades, uneven ground, and meet physical requirements of position, required
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision, required
  • Ability to work safely in underground mining environment 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 Mines locations

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