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Underground Engineering Technician

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Position Description:
Barrick is looking for an Underground Engineering Technician to join our Barrick Nevada Cortez District Underground Engineering Team.
Reporting to the Senior Geotechnical Engineer, the Underground Engineering Technician is responsible for the following:
  • Ensure effective, timely delivery of technical support and QA/QC needs for all underground needs by enabling the Engineering Department Support Group to deliver results meeting or exceeding our business goals in a safe, sustainable manner 
  • QA/QC of ground support (shotcrete and CRF strength testing, bolt pulls, gradation analyses, shotcrete slump testing)
  • Installation, maintenance, trouble shooting, and reporting of UG instrumentation
  • Participation in safety audits, training, and scheduling
  • Maintenance of all testing records, in both paper and digital format
  • Perform other duties as assigned
  • Meet Federal and State eligibility requirements on handling explosives required
  • Valid Nevada drivers’ license required
  • Explosive handling experience, especially in a mining environment preferred
  • Heavy equipment operating experience preferred
  • Ability to carry at least 50 pounds required
  • Excellent verbal, written, and radio communication skills required
  • Demonstrated ability to work as part of a team required
  • Satisfactory safety, performance, and attendance records required
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.
Barrick is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.
Thank you for your application, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


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