Underground Operations Coordinator

Barrick Gold Corporation - Hemlo, ON (30+ days ago)

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Williams Operating Corporation - Barrick Gold located near Marathon in Northwestern Ontario presently requires a:

Underground Operations Coordinator

The Underground Operations Coordinator will be working within the underground mine department as a Coordinator, this role will be responsible for running and coordinating the execution of the shift plan, providing direction to the UG Contractor Operations Supervisors, and validating operational results.


Run the Mine Operations Centre for the underground mine and oversee the execution of the shift plan.
Support mine supervisors building daily line-up in Fewzion.
Coordinate decision making and prioritize daily mining tasks for the ug crew supervisors and workforce to ensure the weekly plan is delivered and planning priorities are met.
Exercise decisive authority over course of action and coordinate the new tasks when the plan cannot be followed due to unforeseen circumstances.
Ensure the progress of assigned tasks are updated in the Fewzion system.
Review the variance to assigned tasks and ensure the plan is correctly prioritized for the next shift, ie, continually adjust course so the 13 week mine plan and 2-week plan produced by technical services can be met.
Create and promote a safe working environment underground by capturing and communicating relevant information about the work areas.
Direct the efforts to locate and communicate with all personnel in the ug mine during an emergency.
Utilize other mine systems (de-watering, ventilation, asset tracking) to support daily operations.
Coach supervisors and personnel in the use of company systems and SOPs
Train underground crew supervisors to run the Mine Operations in-line with company standards and executing on the mining plan.


At least 10 years of experience working in the mining industry. Underground experience required
Mine planning, mine engineering technologist, geologist or technical training/skills in a related field is beneficial, but not required.
Underground supervisory experience.
Ability to work in an UG mine required.
Aptitude for planning and prioritization.
Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
Confident with the use of computers.
Ability to provide training and coaching to individuals.
Self-directed with the ability to work well within a team.

What we can Offer You

Ability to make lasting positive impact on the Operation
Experience working on a World Class, geologically complex Archean Greenstone gold deposit
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
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.

About Hemlo

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, 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 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.

Barrick is an equal opportunity employer.

Thank you for your application, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.