Turquoise Ridge - Underground Production Miner

Barrick Gold
Winnemucca, NV, United States
Closing date
Jul 15, 2022

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Maintenance/Mechanical, Mining Production
Work Term
Work Load
Full Time
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Position Description:

Would you like to have a career with a collaborative, diverse, and dynamic mining company? We have an exciting opportunity for you!
Our people division is growing, and we are looking for an Underground Production Miner with our Underground Operations department.

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. 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.


Reporting to the Underground Operations Production Supervisor, the Underground Production Miner works as an essential member of the production team and is responsible for the following:
  • Take ownership in and accountability for maintaining safe work practices, safe workplaces, and safe operation and maintenance of equipment
  • Able to read cut sheets/maps and maintain line and grade
  • Able to operate Single and Two Boom Jumbo
  • Able to operate 6yd and 9yd Loaders
  • Able to understand different rock types and drilling/blasting procedures to minimize over-break
  • Able to understand and follow ground support plans
  • Able to operate mechanized bolter
  • Able to operate shotcrete equipment
  • Able to handle explosives and load rounds in a safe and productive manner
  • Able to install utilities such as ventilation and air/water pipe
  • Perform other duties as assigned from time to time at the discretion of the company

  • One (1) year underground mining experience preferred
  • Previous heavy equipment operation experience preferred
  • Ability to work safely and effectively in an underground mining environment required
  • Stable, consistent work history required
  • Proactive safety and environmental track record required
  • Ability to communicate with all mine operations personnel required
  • Ability to work within a team environment, work closely with peers at all levels with a professional attitude required
  • Ability to perform the essential functions of this job required
What we can Offer You

  • A comprehensive compensation package including a competitive medical, dental, and vision plan with national provider networks, a 401k retirement plan with employer contribution AND employer match, paid time off, company-sponsored medical clinics, company match share purchase program, and much more!
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team
  • Endless opportunities to grow and learn with industry colleagues
  • Access to a variety of career opportunities across the organization
  • Nevada Gold Mines is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer

Nevada Gold Mines is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Thank you for your application, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.
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