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Senior Mine Engineer

086565 Requisition #

Join us at Barrick Hemlo, where new management within Hemlo and Barrick itself aim to change Hemlo’s story. Come be a key player in Hemlo’s transformation back to a world class operation.

Position Description:

Barrick is looking for a Senior Mine Engineer – Services to join the Underground Technical Services team and be an integral part of a step change in operational effectiveness and technical excellence.

  • Responsible for the design and as-built layouts of all mine services for the Underground. Services will initially include ventilation, pastefill and dewatering, but will grow to include compressed air and process water
  • Lead and manage a team of EITs/Technologists responsible for delivering layouts to the underground operations team, as well as completing survey/ventilation functions
  • Complete quality assurance reviews on work completed by the team, ensuring adherence to site standards and following industry best practices
  • Accountable for the conceptual design of mine services in the Long Range plan and all associated capital requirements
  • Provide focused review of your team’s deliverables to ensure completeness, clarity and accuracy
  • Coordinate with mine operations to ensure plan compliance and to minimize disruptions

  • Complete regular audits of site services to ensure compliance to standards and look for opportunities to improve efficiencies
  • Degree in Mining Engineering, however candidates with a diploma in Mining Engineering Technology and significant experience with services will also be considered

  • Member of professional association, or eligible to become a member

  • A minimum of three years of underground Mining Engineering experience

  • Demonstrated understanding of engineering theories and principles and a demonstrated knowledge of Canadian/American Engineering standards

  • Strong presentation and verbal skills. Able to communicate ideas and recommendations in both written and verbal forms across all levels of the organization in a clear manner

  • Excellent time and productivity management skills
  • Excellent computer skills including: Microsoft Office, Vulcan, and Deswik

  • Proven ability to perform in a safe and efficient manner Required
What we can Offer You 
  • A comprehensive compensation package including bonuses, benefits, and stock purchase plans
  • Ability to make a difference and lasting impact
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team
  • 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

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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