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Underground Mine Engineer

088869 Requisition #

Williams Operating Corporation, a Barrick Gold operation located near Marathon, Ontario has an opportunity for a:

UG Mine Engineer I

• Complete stope preparation by compiling all historical mining information for adjacent stopes
• Design stope shapes to optimise economic ore recovery, employing safe and efficient mining practices.
• Design drill patterns based on guidance from Senior Planner, Ground Control and Geology
• Design blasting plans that meet the geotechnical, operational and void constraints
• Review hole survey information and adjust drilling/blasting designs to ensure optimal stope performance
• Generation of approved plans in line with mining schedule.
• Design paste fill layout and provide berm location information
• Design production slashes, cable bolt layouts, raise layouts, muck plans, drill plans and other layouts as required.
• Communicate with Operations to ensure proper drill selection, required deadlines, adjustments to plan and troubleshooting of issues
• Complete stope closeout and documentation of any hazards
• Development Designs in line with life of mine planning and medium-term mining schedule.

• Bachelor’s Degree in mining engineering
• 3 years’ experience in underground hard rock mining
• Professional Engineering Accreditation preferable
• Proven attention to detail with a high level of accuracy
• Excellent organizational, time management and office management skills
• Ability to work effectively as part of a team, as well as independently
• Demonstrated well-developed interpersonal skills, with a courteous and pleasant customer service focus
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Capability to self-manage and self-motivate
• Demonstrated good attendance and performance records with the ability to maintain these same standardsDemonstrated good attendance and performance records with the ability to maintain these same standards 
What we can Offer You 
• 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

Situated near the beautiful shores of Lake Superior in north western Ontario, 350 km east of Thunder Bay, we have an underground/open pit;  residential mine site.
This rugged and beautiful area is an outdoor paradise - home to dozens of species of birds and animals as well as  moose, black bear and deer. If you enjoy outdoor activities including enjoying lake country/cottages, camping, boating, beaches, golf, downhill skiing, hiking, hunting and fishing, as well as sledding, snowshoeing, x-country skiing in the winter; you’ll want to explore opportunities at Barrick-Hemlo. 
With two communities in close proximity, both Marathon and Manitouwadge have all the amenities you’ll require and is regarded as a wonderful place to raise a family, with affordable costs of living and a terrific quality of life.

Barrick is an equal opportunity employer
Thank you for your application, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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