Thursday 21 September 2023

Mining Engineer-Backfill at Barrick - North Mara Gold Mine Ltd September, 2023

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Barrick-North Mara Gold Mine Ltd
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Mining Engineer-Backfill
Tarime, Mara Region, Tanzania, United Republic of
Job Description
Position Description
The Barrick North Mara Team is seeking to recruit a Mining Engineer-Backfill to join and grow our team.We are in search of individuals who can champion Barrick's DNA by:
  • Communicating Honestly, Transparently, and Acting with Integrity
  • Exhibiting a Results-Driven approach
  • Delivering solutions that are Fit for Purpose
  • Dedicating themselves to Building a Sustainable Legacy
  • Taking Responsibility and being Accountable
  • Committing to Zero Harm
  • Cultivating strong and meaningful Partnerships
If you're ready to contribute to our world-class team while embracing these values, we encourage you to apply and become a valued member of our diverse workforce.

  • Design and manage paste filling activities for the mine.
  • Coordinate backfill technical activities, plant, and mining operations to meet the mining schedule.
  • Create and issue mining Instructions that are aligned with the company’s standard operating procedures.
  • Identify and highlight any hazards associated with paste filling activities.
  • Conduct testing and inspection of the installation and management of paste fill infrastructure for the mine.
  • Conduct QA/QC for backfill mix delivery and issue reports as required.
  • Create and review scopes of work for capital projects required to upgrade the backfill reticulation system.
  • Manage construction works for the mine’s backfill reticulation system.
  • Manage contractors, suppliers, and mine employees to implement the agreed scope of work.
  • Supervise and manage a team of technicians and junior engineers in backfilling activities.
  • Design and implement drainage systems to manage water from backfilling.
  • Complete stope filling notes and ensure filling is aligned with hydraulic filling models.
  • Optimize backfill design to ensure strength and cement consumption aligns with the mine requirements.
  • Continuous learning and improvement to ensure industry best practices are applied in backfill operations.
  • Demonstrate visible safety leadership to the team and live the Barrick DNA.
  • At least 3 safety leadership interactions to be completed each week.
  • Complete field level risk assessments for every task assigned and record the same.
  • Timely reporting of all accidents/incidents to supervisors.
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Qualification requirements
  • Bachelor’s degree of greater in Mechanical/Mining/Civil Engineering (required)
  • Project management certificate or other qualification (optional).

Experience and competencies needed

  • At least 3 years post-graduate experience in underground mining construction/backfill/ operations.
  • Have completed at least 2 years of working experience in backfill reticulation/installation/maintenance.
  • Well-developed communication skills as well as the ability to interact with people of diverse backgrounds.
  • Strong Safety Background and ability to drive a safe working environment and practices.
  • Excellent communication skills in English, both written and verbal.
  • Excellent communication skills in English language.
  • Computer skills –MS Excel, Access, Word, Outlook.
  • Excellent skills in the use of common mining CAD software such as Deswik, Vulcan or Surpac.
  • Excellent skills in the use of scheduling software, Deswik Sched and/or MS Project.
  • Hazard Identification & Risk Assessment.
  • Possess a valid light vehicle manual-class driving license.
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What We Can Offer
  • You A comprehensive compensation package including bonuses and site-specific benefits.
  • The ability to make a difference and lasting impact.
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team.
  • Opportunities to grow and learn with the industry colleagues are endless.
  • Access to a variety of career opportunities across the organization.

Job Info
Job Identification 226597
Job Category Technical Services
Posting Date 09/28/2023, 11:44 AM
Apply Before 10/12/2023, 03:00 AM
Degree Level Bachelor's Degree
Job Schedule Full time
Locations Tarime, Tarime, P.O. Box 422, TZ
About Us
Our mission is to be the world’s most valued gold and copper mining business. We are committed to partnering with our host countries and communities to transform their natural resources into tangible benefits and mutual prosperity.

With operating mines and projects in 18 countries, Barrick’s highly diversified workforce is drawn almost entirely from our host nations and equipped with world-class skills. We set the gold standard in sustainability by embedding environmental, social and economic considerations into all of our business decisions.

The company’s shares trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol GOLD and on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol ABX. Learn more at or follow us on LinkedIn.

About the Team
The North Mara gold mine is located in north-west Tanzania in the Tarime district of the Mara region. It is around 100 kilometres east of Lake Victoria and 20 kilometres south of the Kenyan border.

North Mara started commercial production in 2002. The mine is a combined open pit and underground operation from two deposits, Gokona (underground) and Nyabirama (open pit). The process plant has the capacity to process an average of 8,000 tonnes of ore per day.

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