Senior Environmental Engineer

  • Barrick Gold Corporation
  • Goldstrike, Nevada, United States
  • Aug 15, 2018
Full time Environmental Science - Engineering Geoscience-Hydrogeology

Job Description

Position Description:

Barrick Nevada is looking for a Senior Environmental Engineer to join the Environmental group at Goldstrike.  The successful candidate will ensure that all legal and other compliance obligations of the mine are achieved.  

Responsibilities:

  • Upkeep and maintenance of developed compliance systems. 
  • 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. 
  • 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 Enginerering, Mine Engineering, Chemical Engineering 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.

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Job Level

Senior-level  

Sector

Industry