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Position Description:

Barrick is looking for an Open Pit Mine Engineer I or II to join our Barrick Nevada Goldstrike Operations Open Pit Engineering team. The Open Pit Engineering team engages with all areas of the Open Pit Division as they are essential for all facets of mining from the design and planning for a future area or phase, through to drilling and blasting, and finally to what and how the material is moved.


Reporting to a Senior Mine Engineer, the Open Pit Mine Engineer I or II is responsible for the following:

  • The assignment of duties in short-range planning, long-range planning, dump planning, drill and blast engineering, ore control, road design, dispatch engineering and/or other engineering projects as required within the Goldstrike Mine Engineering group

  • Develop and communicate engineering plans, pattern designs, sequences, dumping priorities, etc. to operations and other stakeholders on site and ensure plans are carried out safely and efficiently

  • Other duties as assigned
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Mining Engineering or related field or equivalent experience required
  • One (1) to five (5) years’ experience in open pit engineering preferred
  • Excellent safety record with the ability to demonstrate safety leadership required
  • Team leadership, problem solving, and excellent verbal and written communication skills required
  • Ability to work outside in varied weather conditions for extended periods of time required
  • Ability to cross-train within the mining engineering group required
  • Demonstrated ability to perform the essential functions of this job required
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 Barrick locations
  • 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.


Barrick Nevada is an integrated gold mining operation that combines the Cortez and Goldstrike properties in Nevada, employing a total of 3,000 employees and 800 contractors. The operation utilizes both open pit and underground mining methods with Autoclave and Roaster processing facilities at Goldstrike and Milling/Heap Leaching facilities at Cortez.


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