Environment Officer at Barrick | March 2024

March 22, 2024
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Job Description


Position Description

Bulyanhulu Gold Mine is seeking to recruit a Environmental Officer to join and grow our team.

Join our exceptional team and embody Barrick’s core values as you work with us. 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.

Reporting to: Senior Environmental Officer 

Work Schedule: 42 Days On/ 21 Days Off                                                              Duration: Permanent 


  • Implementation of the sampling programs and data collection for water quality, air quality, noise & vibration, meteorological
  • Participate in the implementation of ISO14001 EMS, undertake daily awareness, weekly inspections of departments and contractors and produce reports.
  •  Gather monthly HSEC/Sustainability data from all departments, compile the spreadsheet reports and complete QA/QC for the data. 
  •  Conduct quarterly water sampling & microbiological tests for potable water.
  •  Proper use and up keeping of the site environmental laboratory.
  • Update and transfer monitoring data in appropriate databases and undertake QAQC. 
  • Maintain the sitewide chemical register, update the register of expired chemicals.
  • Conduct quarterly hazardous material inspections.
  • Maintain the calibration of all monitoring equipment.
  • Capture all monitoring information in GIS.
  • Undertake tasks related other environmental programs at the mine including rehabilitation, waste, hazardous material management and vector control. 
  • Collect data and information for biodiversity and rehabilitation monitoring.
  •  Follow up of environmental actions at the assigned department to ensure continual improvement.
  • Compile data for the sitewide environmental reports – weekly, monthly, quarterly, and annual environmental monitoring reports
  •  Oversee and supervise the activities of the field technicians and waste management operators.

Qualification requirements:  

  • Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Engineering, or Environmental Management from a reputable University
  • Professional registration with NEMC as Environmental Expert (EIA and Auditing) is an added advantage.
  •  Computer literacy is essential – Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc. The use of GIS and other specialized software’s for environmental management will be an added advantage.
  • Valid Tanzanian Driver’s License.

Experience and competencies needed:

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience in environmental management in the extractive industry 
  • Understanding of the ISO 14001 certified environmental management system
  • Experience and ability to work long hours in a remote site environment will be an added advantage.
  • Driving skills will be added advantage.

Skills / knowledge requirements:

  • Computer literacy is essential – Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc. The use of GIS and other specialized software’s for environmental management will be an added advantage.
  •  Ability to deal with large amounts of data, with a high level of accuracy.
  •  Knowledge and understanding environmental legislation particularly in the Tanzanian mining industry and regulatory set up.
  • Environmental problems solving and, analytical skills.
  • Excellent communication and report writing skills, both technical and non-technical
  • Must be a motivated individual with the ability to operate with minimum supervision.
  • Strong values and commitment to safety and environmental protection

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

We are committed to a safe work environment sending every person home safe and healthy every day and leaving a sustainable legacy on our host communities

Apply Before 03/30/2024, 02:22 PM

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