Geologic Technician

Position Description:
Barrick is looking for a Geologic Technician to join the Geology team.
Assist with providing supervision, oversight, and line-out of staff and/or contract Geotechnicians.
Train incoming geologic technician staff.
Daily inspection of the core shed.
Daily inspection of the truck and forklift.
Drive to drill and surface sites and pick up any sample material that has been sampled since the last pickup.
Determine drilling, field, and safety supply needs, such as core boxes, sample bags, hammers, flagging, cones, signs, etc., and restock as needed.
Unload drill sample material at core facility and store in an organized manner for future access.
Wash and photograph all core.
Organize photographic and other digital data.
Split/cut core using rock saw and sample.
Label sample bags and prepare chip trays for RC drilling.
Record, validate, and reconcile sample submission and receipt.
Receive, store, sort, retrieve, and composite various sample types.
Other duties as required and assigned by supervising geologist.
Data entry.
Assist in the development of organizational, housekeeping, maintenance, procedural, and other SOPs as needed, in order to ensure and maintain quality of work and work efficiency.
Under the guidance and supervision of the Core Shed Supervisor, line-out the daily activities of Geotechnicians.
Daily liaison with appropriate Barrick staff (geologists, Drilling Services staff, drilling companies, other Barrick staff as necessary.
Conduct and lead daily and scheduled formal audits and inspections of workplaces for Environmental Health and Safety compliance inclusive of core sheds core yard, drill sites, and offices.
High School Diploma
4+ plus years' experience in core shed responsibilities (sample pick up, sample submittal, Core photography)
Capable of interfacing cross-departmentally within an active mining environment
Ability to use Microsoft office and Excel
Exposure to drilling, assaying, sampling and down-hole survey practices
Ability to support Senior Minex Geologist and Consultant involved in geological projects, exploration and near-mine development programs.
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.

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