Engineer – Short Term Planning at Barrick Gold Corporation

Barrick Gold Corporation


Lumwana Mining Company seeks to recruit a highly motivated and committed employee for the position of Engineer – Short Term Planning to join the versatile Mine Planning team. We are in search of an individual 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

Reporting to the Coordinator – Short Term Planning, you will be responsible for supporting the aims and goals of the Short-Term Planning section by ensuring adherence to LMC’s short term planning management processes, supporting mining operations and mentoring of graduate mining engineers.

Your duties will include but are not limited to the following:

  • Ensuring the timely completion of Daily, Weekly and Monthly plans and schedules; detailed pit and dump designs appropriate for mining operations.
  • Management of special projects if and when required.
  • Provide reports on actual and planned production statistics; and prepare weekly and monthly compliance reports.
  • Monitor and track actual pit design implementation to ensure achievement of design criteria.
  • Promote and assist with business improvement projects.
  • Ensure that environmental policies and strategies are incorporated in the mine plans and

To be considered for the position, you must meet the following requirement

  • Minimum of full Grade 12 School Certificate
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in open pit mining, preferably in a mine planning role.
  • A Degree in Mining engineering or related engineering discipline.
  • Prior use and understanding of mine design/scheduling software preferred.
  • Must have good communication skills and proficiency in Microsoft windows applications.
  • Strong report writing and presentation ski

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 industry colleagues
  • Access to a variety of career opportunities across the organization

Applicants that meet the above stated requirements are invited to submit their CVs to the Job Portal link:

Barrick has a strong commitment to environmental, health and safety management.

Barrick offers employment opportunities to both qualified women and men.

Women who meet the above qualification are strongly encouraged to application

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