Temporary Warehouse Technician

Hemlo, Ontario, Canada
Jan 14, 2022
Feb 13, 2022
Full Time
Williams Operating Corporation - Barrick Gold located near Marathon in Northwestern Ontario presently requires a:

Temp Warehouse Technician

The successful candidate will ensure the efficient operation of all warehouse activities; ensure the warehouse is well organized, functional, and goods are safely and easily accessible; ensure all activities are carried out in conformance with Williams Operating Corporation's policies and procedures including cultural, safety and environmental.


  • Ensure warehouse housekeeping and all activities are carried out to a standard that is conducive to ensuring an injury free workplace.
  • Provide efficient and timely services to customers and interfacing departments to meet or exceed the needs of the business.
  • Work with the Inventory Analyst and Environment Department to ensure that correct procedures for the handling and storage of hazardous materials are established and closely monitored.
  • Operate warehouse equipment as required to complete tasks.
  • Ensure that all equipment and materials are unloaded, received, put away or delivered to work locations in a safe and timely manner without damage.
  • Manage the receipt of all deliveries ensuring that all equipment and material is physically checked.
  • Compare all incoming materials to shipping documents to determine any shortage, overage, damage, or incorrect product.
  • Prepare and dispatch stock returns to suppliers as required.
  • Ensure all documentation for materials and equipment leaving the site is completed and approved and that all goods leaving the site are inspected and documented.
  • Organize inventory to ensure easy and safe accessibility.
  • Conduct inventory counts to verify the stock on hand.
  • Check stock variances and provide reports to the Inventory Analyst.
  • Ensure all transactions are carefully documented and items accounted for.
  • Ensure that all warehouse records are maintained and well organized.
  • Maintain strong communications links and good working relationships with all customers and interfacing departments assisting others to meet the business objectives.
  • Know and comply with the current Mining Safety and Health regulations and Loss Prevention procedures of Barrick.
  • Demonstrate social awareness, commitment, and compliance with Barrick's Social Responsibility Policy.
  • Maintain the confidentiality of all corporate information.
  • Maintain safe working conditions and adhere to all corporate policies, procedures, and guidelines. 
  • Perform other duties as assigned. 


  • Grade 12 or equivalent
  • Completion of Dangerous Goods course
  • Workplace Hazardous Material Information System training considered and asset.
  • Warehouse Trade Training is considered an asset.
  • Experience in warehousing, material handling and shipping including dangerous goods.
  • Previous experience in operating warehouse equipment
  • Demonstrated skills in risk awareness, hazard identification and elimination.
  • Familiar with computerized material management
  • Attention to detail with excellent organizational skills.
  • Sound judgment in resolving issues.
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision in a demanding environment.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with internal and external contacts
  • Ability to work in a team environment .
  • Understanding of the relationship between warehouse operations and successful business performance

What we can Offer You

  • Ability to make lasting positive impact on the Operation
  • Experience working on a World Class, geologically complex Archean Greenstone gold deposit
  • 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
  • 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.

About Hemlo

Situated near the beautiful shores of Lake Superior in north western Ontario, 350 km east of Thunder Bay, we have an underground/open pit: residential mine site. This rugged and beautiful area is an outdoor paradise - home to dozens of species of birds and animals as well as moose, black bear and deer. If you enjoy outdoor activities including enjoying lake country/cottages, camping, boating, beaches, hiking, hunting and fishing, as well as sledding, snowshoeing, x-country skiing in the winter; you'll want to explore opportunities at Barrick-Hemlo. With two communities in proximity, both Marathon and Manitouwadge have all the amenities you'll require and is regarded as a wonderful place to raise a family, with affordable costs of living and a terrific quality of life.

Barrick is an equal opportunity employer.

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