Senior Long Term Planning Engineer (Remote)

Remote Marathon, ON

If you thrive on challenge and collaboration, Barrick offers opportunities on a global scale. Our remarkable people have made us the leading gold mining company, and we’re looking for more people to join our team—people who are motivated, energetic, eager to learn and grow. We make it a priority to support the aspirations of every individual, with international opportunities, ongoing training and development, and first-class benefits.

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

Senior Long-Term Engineer (Remote)

Position Description

Reporting to the Technical Services Manager, the successful candidate will be in charge of Barrick Hemlo’s long term planning and scheduling. Incorporating recent and future exploration results, the incumbent will evaluate mining opportunities and determine appropriate mining methods to shape the future of the operation. This position is eligible to be performed remotely with some travel to the mine site required.


  • Produce and maintain Life of Mine plan
  • Perform economic analysis for new mining areas
  • Evaluate and propose optimization & of mining methods
  • Support annual budgeting process & cost modelling process
  • Utilize Deswik to develop mine plans
  • Lead the Reserves process for site
  • Support studies for future mine expansions
  • Participate in strategic planning of operation
  • Regular Travel ( Some travel may be required.
  • Weekend work may be required.


  • 7 – 10+ years mine planning experience with multiple mining methods (required)
  • Degree in Mining Engineering or its equivalent from a recognized institution
  • P.Eng in Ontario or the ability to transfer credentials within one year (preferred)
  • Underground mining experience (required)
  • Functional knowledge of geotechnical & ventilation principals
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Open pit experience (desirable)
  • MS Office Suite (MS Excel, MS Word, MS Project, MS Outlook)
  • Experience using Deswik Software (CAD, Sched) or similar Mine Planning Software Required.
  • Experience using Xeras (desirable)

What We Can Offer You

  • A comprehensive compensation package including competitive bonuses, benefits, pension, and company match share purchase plan.
  • A progressive career path including global opportunities
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team
  • Access to a global network of highly qualified professionals for exchanging knowledge and ideas, building skills, and sharing experiences
  • Barrick is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer

Barrick welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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

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 .


Hemlo has produced more than 21 million ounces of gold and has been operating continuously for more than 30 years. It consists of the Williams mine operation, including an underground mine, and 4mtpa gold processing facility. Hemlo is located about 350 kilometers east of Thunder Bay, Ontario on Highway 17. Situated nearby the beautiful North Shore of Lake Superior, Hemlo works closely with our Indigenous communities of Biigtigong Nishnaabeg and Netmizaaggamig Nishnaabeg and the townships of Marathon, Manitouwadge and White River. An area of extensive natural beauty for all outdoor pursuits from hiking in national and state parks, all types of water sports, hunting, fishing, and camping.

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