Turquoise Ridge - Underground Cage Operator

Winnemucca, NV, United States
Aug 05, 2022
Aug 15, 2022
Full Time
Position Description:

Nevada Gold Mines is looking for an Underground Cage Operator to join our team. 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 an Underground Cage Operator at our Turquoise Ridge underground operations. As part of the Turquoise Ridge team, the successful candidate will be a team player adding to our already, diverse, yet rewarding working environment. The ideal candidate will possess a background in underground mining, and metals. 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 competitive 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!


The successful candidate will provide a high level of safe skillful operations at Turquoise Ridge. The successful candidate will also ensure that equipment, materials, and people are transported in and out of the mine in accordance with all regulations and assure that safety and environmental policies are met. NGM employees must also follow NGM policies and procedures. Other duties as assigned.


  • Proven strong safety and work attendance record required
  • Must be able to safely run, Forklifts, bobcats, light vehicles, and 966 loaders required
  • Experience interacting and communicating effectively with a variety of individuals and departments required
  • Experience working rotating shifts moving between days and nights preferred
  • Ability to communicate under any situation and give and receive instructions required
  • Ability to work with everyone and develop a positive relationship with all employees required
  • Operating knowledge of hoisting equipment and mine shaft conveyance structures preferred
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 .

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