About Barrick & Hemlo
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.
Situated near the beautiful shores of Lake Superior in north western Ontario, 350 km east of Thunder Bay, we have an underground / open pit; residential mine site.
This rugged and beautiful area is an outdoor paradise - home to dozens of species of birds and animals as well as moose, black bear and deer.
If you enjoy outdoor activities including enjoying lake country / cottages, camping, boating, beaches, golf, downhill skiing, hiking, hunting and fishing, as well as sledding, snowshoeing, x-country skiing in the winter;
you’ll want to explore opportunities at Barrick-Hemlo.
With two communities in close proximity, both Marathon and Manitouwadge have all the amenities you’ll require and is regarded as a wonderful place to raise a family, with affordable costs of living and a terrific quality of life.
Position Description :
As a member of the exploration team, the successful candidate will be required to replace resource depletion and grow inventory through defining and testing robust exploration targets in near-mine environment and identify other opportunities in the belt.
Improve geological understanding of property geology through compilation of extensive historical work, surface mapping and sampling, and integration with drill hole information
Support on-going geological interpretation of the Hemlo deposit and ore controls, supported by targeted mapping and core review and close interaction with MRM team.
Improve or implement exploration best practices and workflows as they relate to exploration and orebody knowledge
Improve technical skills of the team of geologists
Liaise closely with MRM team to ensure constant alignment between exploration and development
Submit weekly reports highlighting key progress and results towards objectives
Prepare and present well-based budgets proposals
Prepare clear presentation material as required for visits by company executives, Investor days, or quarterly public releases
Bachelor of Science in Geology
Minimum of 5 years of exploration experience, including in-mine / near-mine experience and some gold exploration experience.
Registered, or ability to register, as a Professional Geoscientist (or Geologist in Training / GIT) with PGO
Relevant geologic / field experience in greenstone belts and their gold deposits
Experience in managing exploration programs
Demonstrated self-motivation and leadership ability.
Excellent communication and team management skills.
Demonstrated commitment to safety, community and environment
Demonstrated ability to train and mentor younger geologists
Working knowledge of relevant software, including ArcGIS and Leapfrog.
Proven attention to detail with a high level of accuracy
Excellent organizational, time management and office management skills
Ability to work effectively as part of a team, as well as independently
Demonstrated well-developed interpersonal skills, with a courteous and pleasant customer service focus
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Capability to multi-task, self-manage and self-motivate
Demonstrated good attendance and performance records with the ability to maintain these same standards
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.