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Underground Surveyor

089992 Requisition #

Williams Operating Corporation - Barrick Gold located near Marathon in Northwestern Ontario presently requires a:



The Surveyor is accountable for supporting the Williams U/G by planning ahead and providing operations with direction and prints in all active headings. Planning includes communicating with operations on a daily basis to ensure all prints are being issued and headings being visited on a regular basis.


They must provide layouts, prints, required information in an accurate and timely manner to assist in the mine meeting or exceeding its targets.  The Surveyor must work well within the department and in conjunction with the other departments to organize resources and ensure the best decisions are made for the site. They are expected to keep updated with the needs of the working areas and the changes to weekly and monthly plans. The Surveyor will organize information and resources required to meet requirements for monthly plans to be achieved as well as be aware of the overall mine targets and contribute in meeting those targets.





  • Maintaining U/G control for alimak raises - Laser installs
  • Prepare layouts for U/G mark-ups as required         
  • Download and transfer 2d and 3d information from all instruments (CMS's, topes, etc.) and cut 2d plan sections for Mylar and Master Level Plans (located in directory I:\LAYOUTS\DWG\Jim\370-350 \LEVELS)
  • Be able to operate and download info from the CALS instrument and cut 2d plan section for Mylar and Master Level Plans (located in directory I:\LAYOUTS\DWG\Jim\370-350 \LEVELS)
  • Track round count for month end and compare with Statistician and Development Planner for accuracy
  • Complete Survey Month End Report
  • Attend & contribute to weekly production meetings  
  • Provide regular feedback regarding production targets, production performance and safety performance as requested                                                                             
  • Compliance with the Barrick Regional Standards
  • Account for all actions with the Barrick Core values being applied
  • Verify that all information is entered accurately and timely
  • Adjust daily prioritize as required for the operations efficiencies
  • File all documents and maintain the existing document filing system




  • College Technical certificate or related experience (+3 years)
  • Experience would be beneficial but is not essential, as onsite training will be provided
  • Excellent data entry skills
  • Proficient in MS office
  • Proficient in Oracle system
  • Attention to detail
  • High level multi-tasking and organization
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Excellent Communication skills
  • Leadership qualities
    What we can Offer You 
  • Ability to make lasting positive impact on the Operation
  • Experience working on a World Class, geologically complex Archean Greenstone gold deposit
  • 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
  • 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, 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 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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