Barrick is looking for an Environmental Engineer to join the Environmental group at Goldstrike. The Environmental Engineer will be responsible for management of the regulatory permitting, reporting and compliance of active mining operations and development projects within Goldstrike. A working knowledge and understanding of specific environmental media including: wildlife; waste; air; water; and, land (mine site reclamation and closure activities associated with operating on public lands) is required.
Support the ISO 14001 Environmental Management System
Interact with stakeholders and regulatory agencies
Participate in and provide support involving internal and external auditing activities
Conduct and/or assist with training of Barrick employees, contractors, and others
Conduct/participate in inspections of the Goldstrike operations to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and other legal obligations
Be available for nights and/or weekend on-call duties as needed
Perform other duties as assigned.
Bachelors of Science degree in Environmental Engineering, Environmental Science, Geology, Mining Engineering, Biology or other applicable science degree required
3-5 years environmental related experience with experience in an active mining setting involving surface and/or underground operations preferred
Understanding of regulatory programs/permitting within Nevada at both the state (NDEP) and federal level (BLM) preferred; previous experience interacting with regulatory agencies preferred
Ability to manage environmental programs including budgeting required
Familiarity with compliance management systems and ISO 14001 preferred
Demonstrated leadership qualities around Health & Safety required
Excellent verbal, written, presentation, and interpersonal skills required
Proficient in Microsoft Office computer software (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.) required
Ability to regularly walk over uneven, sloped, rocky, wet, or icy ground with or without reasonable accommodation required
Ability to lift 40 or more pounds consistently and safely with or without reasonable accommodation required
Demonstrated ability to perform all essential function of this role 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.
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.