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Job Description

Position Description:

Barrick is looking for a Senior Geotechnical Engineer to join the Engineering team.


Compile, review, and interpret geotechnical data to ensure safety and health in the workplace.

Prepare and manage the ground control management plan (GCMP).

Manage and maintain quality control programs for backfill and ground support.

Provide training and support of all underground geotechnical performance monitoring systems.

Perform excavation stability analyses as required.

Supervise all activities of employees and consultants under direction of the Geotechnical Engineering department.

Ensure that all activities at the site operate within safety, security and environmental policies and regulations, to protect the employees, contractors, and assets of the company.

Responsible for developing, training, and supervising a team of engineers within the underground geotechnical group.

Develop and maintain a close working relationship with all mine groups to achieve safety and production goals.

Other Duties as assigned


Minimum B.A. or B.S. in Geological Engineering, Geotechnical Engineering, Geology, or Mine Engineering (Rock Mechanics emphasis) Required

5+ years experience working in an underground and surface mining operations with a range of exposure to a broad spectrum of practical and technical areas Required

Acts in a manner that builds trust and demonstrates integrity Required

Develops and maintains a positive working relationship with others Required

Strong verbal and written communication skills Required

Strong computer skills in various geotechnical and mining software packages 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.

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