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Job Description

Position Description:

Overseeing all aspect of the safe and environmentally responsible operation of exploration project generation, design and execution.


Pipeline/Project Management

Ensure safety and health procedures are in place and followed

Ensure environmental procedures are in place and followed

Ensure proper community relations (land, permitting, archaeological issues)

Ensure all proposals are consistent with company strategy (size and types of deposits, etc)

Prepares and assists in preparation of annual budget material

Completes and supervises geologic mapping, geologic data compilation/ synthesis and interpretation, drill target recommendation, drill program design and management, core and RC chip logging, 3D geology modelling

Supervision of Staff and contract geologists, Geotechnicians

Execution of program with minimal supervision by senior staff

Reviews and provides feedback on all technical and project proposals and ensure adherence to best practices

Ensure projects have clear and appropriate decision points and that they are adhered to

Conduct project field visits: prior to start up for planning, during the project on a regular basis and post project for closure verification

Ensure that projects are completed in time and on budget

Ensure adequate quality control procedures are in place and adhered to


Rapidly communicate all significant events to senior management

Complete monthly progress reports and track budget activities

Provide clear recommendation for decision and follow-up work if appropriate

Consult with specialists and colleagues (to ensure quality interpretations)


BS in geology or equivalent required

3-7 years of relevant work experience

Excellent leadership skills required

Proficiency in multiple software applications, acquire databases, ArcGIS, ioGas, and 3D modeling software preferred

Northern Nevada Gold experience preferred

Excellent interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills required

Demonstrated ability to perform essential functions of position 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.

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.

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.

Other factors that will be considered are employee performance, length of service, and work history.

Thank you for your application, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.