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Environmental Specialist

089735 Requisition #
Position Description:

Environmental professional to support environmental monitoring activities at the Grants Reclamation Project (GRP) closure site.  With oversight, the successful candidate will be responsible for the groundwater monitoring program at the site in addition to supporting all environmental programs and regulatory compliance obligations to ensure that all legal and other environmental obligations related to reclamation and closure are achieved. 

  • Coordinate and perform groundwater monitoring activities associated with reclamation activities, including sample collection, shipping, and data management.
  • Document relevant field observations/notes and maintain monitoring equipment, and laboratory space.

  • Perform other monitoring necessary for regulatory compliance, including pond data collection, input, and management.

  • Ensure conformance with site-specific NRC license SUA-1471, NMED DP-200 permit requirements, and Standard Operating Procedures.

  • Manage contractor work, as applicable.

  • Assist other personnel in achieving site objectives.

  • Responsible for after hours on-call response to environmental incidents, as needed.

  • Position requires occasional weekend work to support groundwater treatment system operations.

  • Position requires the ability to regularly walk over uneven, sloped, rocky, wet or icy ground and the ability to lift 50 or more pounds consistently and safely. 

  • Perform other duties as assigned. 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, Geology, Hydrology, Ecology, or related field required
  • Entry level professional position

  • Strong computer skills including experience with PowerPoint, Word & Excel required

  • Possession of a valid driver's license and satisfactory driving record required

  • Excellent verbal, written, and interpersonal skills required

  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously required


What We Can Offer You 

  • A comprehensive compensation package including bonuses, benefits, and stock purchase plans where applicable
  • Significant opportunities within the team to take on additional responsibility and develop your career with Barrick
  • 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 Barrick locations
About Barrick

Barrick’s vision is to be the world’s most valued gold mining business by finding, developing and owning the best assets, with the best people to deliver sustainable returns for our owners and partners. Barrick is a sector-leading gold company which owns five of the industry’s Top 10 Tier One assets (Cortez and Goldstrike in Nevada, USA; Kibali in DRC; Loulo-Gounkoto in Mali; and Pueblo Viejo in Dominican Republic) and two with the potential to achieve Tier One status (Goldrush/Fourmile and Turquoise Ridge, both in the USA).  Barrick has the lowest total cash cost position among senior gold companies and a diversified asset portfolio positioned for growth in many of the world’s most prolific gold districts.


Barrick is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.


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