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Temporary Shaft Maintenance

089781 Requisition #

About Barrick & Hemlo


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.


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


Position Description:


  • Ability to work in a safe and efficient manner
  • Preferably spend a minimum of 35% in the Shaft. Remaining time to be spent with u/g millwright on trade related tasks.
  • Equipment Operating Skills an asset – Forklift/Tractor/Scoops.




  • Maintaining all Shaft Services and log books
  • Ability to perform blasting activities in chutes and crushers preferred.
  • Good organizational and procedure skills (written and verbal) coupled with the ability to work independently in an area critical to the operation.
  • Previous experience with cage/crushers/belts/deck preferred.


  • Basic U/G and Surface Common Core preferred.
  • Good organizational and procedure skills (written and verbal) coupled with the ability to work independently.
  • Equipment Operating Skills preferred
  • Strong computer skills.
  • Effective communication skills (written and verbal).
  • Shaft experience preferred
  • Dedication to safety measures and best practices required.
  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team 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.



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