Barrick Gold Corporation

A mine can affect the physical environment, including the land, air, water, and other important resources that we share with others.

This is why Barrick is committed to minimizing and mitigating our impacts on the environment in the first place, and where they do occur, to put in place appropriate reclamation and remediation measures.

Barrick Gold Corporation Cortez, Nevada, United States
Jun 09, 2018
Full time
Position Description: Barrick Nevada is looking for an Environmental Technician to join the Environmental group at the Cortez District.    The successful candidate will ensure compliance with sampling and monitoring requirements of various permits and programs.   Responsibilities: Collect environmental data and samples necessary for environmental compliance reporting. Use a variety of instruments and equipment to gather data and conduct monitoring. Conduct inspections required by various compliance programs. Ensure accurate documentation of sample collection and data. Manage analytical data within the EQuIS database. Provide training for site personnel, where necessary. This position requires the ability to regularly walk over uneven, sloped, rocky, wet or icy ground and the ability to lift 50 or more pounds consistently and safely.  Perform other duties as assigned.   Qualifications: Certificate in science/engineering or degree in science   preferred Previous experience in hydrology data collection, databases, field instrumentation and electronics   preferred Ability to develop and maintain positive working relationships with others   required Strong computer skills including experience with PowerPoint, Word & Excel   required,   experience with Barrick systems such as RIMS, LiveLink, Oracle, and EQuis   preferred Ability and willingness to work outdoors throughout the year, with little supervision in remote areas   required Ability to lift objects up to 50 lbs   required Excellent written and verbal communication skills with various levels of employees   required Ability to successfully manage multiple tasks and projects simultaneously   required Ability to drive results and ensure completion of time sensitive deadlines   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. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com
Barrick Gold Corporation Cortez, Nevada, United States
Jun 09, 2018
Full time
Position Description:  Barrick Nevada is looking for a Senior Environmental Engineer to join the Environmental group at the Cortez District.    The successful candidate will ensure that all legal and other compliance obligations related to land, reclamation, and closure are achieved.   Responsibilities: Coordinate with site personnel and Corporate permitting personnel to successfully develop Plan of Operations amendments and complete associated NEPA activities. Lead and develop Environmental Engineers, Coordinators, and Technicians, as assigned, by overseeing the maintenance, evaluation and reporting of collected data to Barrick management and governmental agencies.  Ensure completion of annual reports, three-year updates, and modifications for all reclamation permits. Plan and track reclamation activities, in coordination with Operations technical personnel. Oversee wildlife surveying and reporting activities for sensitive species. Oversee the weed management program. Coordinate archeological surveys and oversee cultural resources management program. Oversee EIS/ROD Requirements. Ensure completion and maintenance of the internal closure cost model for all areas. Oversee spatial data management (GIS) for the Department. Ensure confomance with the Barrick Mine Closure Standard requirements. Assist operating division personnel in achieving their objectives. Assist with training of Barrick employees, contractors, and others. Oversee inspections of operations to ensure permit compliance including accompanying regulatory inspectors on periodic inspections of work areas on and off the mine site.  Fill in as department head, if required. Responsible for periodic, after hours on-call response to environmental incidents, as needed. This position requires the ability to regularly walk over uneven, sloped, rocky, wet or icy ground and the ability to lift 40 or more pounds consistently and safely.  Perform other duties as assigned.   Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental Science, Environmental Studies, Mine Engineering, Ecology or related field   required Five (5) years direct experience in environmental compliance with a minimum of three (3) years in an industrial setting, including regulatory agency interactions   required Three (3) years of supervisory experience   required. Excellent verbal, written, presentation and interpersonal skills   required Proven ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously   required Familiarity with compliance systems and ISO 14001   preferred   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. Remember to say you found this opportunity at EnvironmentalCareer.com