Senior Underground Hydro- Geologist at Barrick


Category
Biotech/R&D/Science
Company
Barrick
Location
Cortez, NV
Posted
10/24/2018
This job is no longer available

Position Description:
 
Barrick is looking for a Senior Hydrologist to join the Underground Geology team.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Design, implement and maintain and improve a piezometer network required to generate hydrologic information
  • Ensure all hydrological data is collected, monitored, analyzed, and interpreted for inclusion in periodic mine forecasts
  • Communicate the hydrology/dewatering status to stakeholder
  • Assist with/update the Hydrological 3D model as required
  • Oversee aquifer testing; underground shut-in tests, airlifts, and well-field performance evaluation
  • Contribute to annual drill program planning/reporting
  • Oversee drilling contractors and provide well design and installation directions
  • Complete weekly and Monthly reports as required
  • Other duties as assigned
     
Qualifications:
  • Bachelor of Science in Geology, Hydrology or related field required
  • Minimum 4 years of experience in field of mine dewatering or mine hydrology and/or underground mining required
  • Ability to read and write instructions and communicate information effectively required
  • Ability to perform work on varying surface 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.