why-barrick
Vision & Values

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.

Our vision and values

At Barrick, our vision is the generation of wealth through responsible mining—wealth for our owners, our people, and the countries and communities with which we partner. And our values have one common objective: achieve excellence in all that we do. We

Are you ready to be remarkable? Discover the many benefits of joining our team.

The world's pre-eminent gold company

A strong, successful company offers you a brighter future with more diverse opportunities. We we want to be among the very best 21st century companies, not just in our industry, but in any industry.

Founded in 1983, Barrick has mining operations in Argentina, Australia, Canada, Chile, the Dominican Republic, Papua New Guinea, Peru, Saudi Arabia, the United States and Zambia.

 

Grow your career

By joining Barrick, you’ll be a valuable member of a friendly, diverse, and high-achieving team of more than 14,000 people around the globe. Our commitment to support your career aspirations means genuine opportunities for a rewarding and exciting career that only a world-class gold mining company can provide. This includes:

  • International career possibilities, with opportunities at our sites around the world;
  • A progressive career path;
  • A remuneration package that is attractive and market competitive, recognizing your skills and experience;
  • A wide range of training and development opportunities, including industry conferences and seminars, as well as leadership and technical training programs;
  • Access to a global network of highly qualified professionals for exchanging knowledge and ideas, building skills, and sharing experiences;
  • Access to first-class health care benefits, such as medical and dental insurance; and
  • A workplace where everyone is treated with dignity and respect, and is free from harassment and discrimination.

The company is full of opportunities for learning, career development, and advancement. If you’re willing to travel or work abroad, Barrick’s global operations often provide opportunities for travel and relocation. Barrick uses a global Talent Management process to review performance, assess your potential, and identify opportunities for development, advancement, and transfer.

 

Safety is our highest priority

Through an innovative "Courage to Care" safety training program, Barrick reinforces its safety commitment:

“Every person going home safe and healthy every day.”

 

Work with the best people and technology in the business

Working with the best is always exciting—it challenges you and helps you achieve at a high level.

Barrick’s successful track record in developing mines and bringing them into operation demonstrates best-in-class technical expertise. Barrick geologists, engineers, and metallurgists are tops in their fields, so you will learn from and work with the best.

Whether surface or underground, Barrick provides you with the best equipment and the resources needed to get the job done well, always with a priority on safe operation.

If your chosen career is in administration or support functions, you’ll find that Barrick is a leader in these professions, too. For example, Barrick's finance and investor relations team has a reputation of excellence and accuracy in its financial reporting and compliance with the highest standards of business conduct. Continuous improvement is part of the culture throughout Barrick operations, with a constant striving to increase results, streamline processes, and share knowledge.

 

Are you a Barrick person?

We need people on our team who have commitment, drive, and a positive attitude that helps deliver winning results. Barrick people are:

  • Ambitious team players
  • Courageous and passionate
  • Able to take on challenges with a sense of urgency
  • Focused, with a strong desire for self-improvement
  • Dynamic and progressive in their thinking
  • Ethical and committed to responsible business solutions
  • Professional, trustworthy and keen

If this describes you, you’ll thrive in Barrick’s results-driven, entrepreneurial culture based on responsibility, accountability, and integrity. Barrick’s Vision & Values reflect a culture where people are empowered to make decisions and accomplish their goals on a daily basis. Search our job openings.

 

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Our vision is the generation of wealth through responsible mining — wealth for our owners, our people, and the countries and communities with which we partner.

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