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Project Engineer

Project Management
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Position Description:

Williams Operating Corporation, a Barrick Gold Mine located near Marathon, Ontario, is currently recruiting for a Project Engineer to join the Projects Team. The candidate must be able to contribute positively within a team of professional and technical people in a changing, creative, and energetic work environment committed to the production and ongoing development of this 10,000 tpd community-based gold mining operation.


 The successful candidate will report to the Senior Project General Foreman. Responsibilities include:

  • Working safely, responsibly and in accordance with applicable legislation, company policy, standards and procedures

  • Developing projects through the project management process groups: Initiating, Planning, Executing, Monitoring/Controlling, and Closing, for both independent projects and as support for larger projects

  • Conducting risk assessments and implementing risk management plans

  • Working with Project Scheduler and maintain the project master schedule

  • Working with Contract Specialist to prepare tender documents, conduct bid evaluations and prepare contracts

  • Managing document control
  • Reviewing new issue drawings and contract documents for change of conditions; quantify impact of changes; distribute new issues to field

  • Overseeing construction and monitoring the safety, quality, schedule, and cost performance and acting to correct deficiencies

  • Preparing weekly and monthly project status reports, accruals and cost forecasts

  • Graduate of Civil or Mechanical Engineering/Technology program with 3+ years of technical experience in the infrastructure/heavy civil industry; project management and underground mining experience would be assets
  • Working knowledge of scheduling, cost updates and contract management
  • Highly motivated, with a demonstrated passion for excellence and taking initiative
  • Proven interpersonal, effective communication (verbal and written) and organizational skills
  • Legally entitled to work in Canada
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.

About Hemlo

The Hemlo property consists of Williams Operating Corporation, an underground and open pit mine, located approximately 350 kilometers east of Thunder Bay, Ontario.


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