Goldstrike - Underground Engineer I/II

Employer
Barrick Gold
Location
Elko, NV, United States
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
Oct 23, 2022

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Category
Engineering
Work Term
Permanent
Work Load
Full Time
Language
English
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Description:

Reporting to the Senior Engineer, this position will be responsible to perform mining engineering and survey functions for the Goldstrike Underground site. The site utilizes a owner miner and underhand drift-and-fill mining methods with cemented rock fill.

Responsibilities:
  • Production reporting of mine physicals, track site KPIs and evaluate opportunities for improvement
  • Accountable for the mine design and mine planning, both short and long range.
  • Complete regular audits of site to ensure compliance to standards and look for opportunities to improve efficiencies
  • Work closely with geology/exploration to plan and complete exploration and in-fill drilling in advance of mining, and complete mine-to-mill reconciliation
  • Responsible for the design and as-built layouts of all mine development and services for the Underground
  • Creation and monitoring of site forecasts and budgets
  • Provide focused review of site deliverables to ensure completeness, clarity and accuracy, preparation of presentations and reports as required
  • Coordinate with mine operations to ensure plan compliance and to minimize disruptions
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Mining Engineering or equivalent
  • A minimum of 2 years of underground Mining Engineering experience (3 plus years are preferred)
  • Demonstrated understanding of engineering theories and principles and a demonstrated knowledge of US engineering standards and mining regulations
  • Strong presentation and verbal skills. Able to communicate ideas and recommendations in both written and verbal forms across all levels of the organization in a clear manner
  • Excellent time and productivity management skills
  • Excellent computer skills including: Microsoft Office, Vulcan, Deswik, Ventsim.
  • Proven ability to perform in a safe and efficient manner
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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