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Why Barrick

One Team, One Mission

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

Barrick has mining operations and projects on four continents in 18 countries.

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Our DNA Core Values

Zero Harm

We value safety and health above all else and we take personal responsibility and ownership as one team.

Responsible and accountable

We act as owners, challenge each other as peers, learn and build on successes.


We foster genuine partnerships, and deliver on our commitments.

Build a sustainable legacy

We earn our social license by being part of our host communities, managing the impact of our operations and building a sustainable legacy.

Results driven

We are results driven through agile decision-making and disciplined execution.

Fit for purpose

We keep it simple – delivering fit-for-purpose solutions.

Be honest, transparent and act with integrity

We communicate directly, honestly, and transparently.

World-Class People


Grow Your Career

By joining Barrick, you’ll be a valuable member of a friendly, diverse, and high-achieving team of more than 20,000 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 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.

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:

  • Act like owners and live our DNA
  • 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 DNA reflects a culture where people are empowered to make decisions and accomplish their goals on a daily basis.

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