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Environmental Officer at Barrick / Bulyanhulu Gold Mine

Environmental Officer at Barrick / Bulyanhulu Gold Mine –


Bulyanhulu Gold Mine is seeking to recruit Environmental Officer to join our team. The successful candidate for this position is expected to align to the Barrick DNA and drive a change within his team and the business and the overall objective of this position is to co-ordinate, direct and organize systems and team effort and provide leadership to ensure compliance and conformity to the national environmental legislation and company requirements.

  • Reporting to: Senior Environmental Officer
  • Work Schedule: 5 Days On / 2 Days Off
  • Duration: Permanent


  • Implementation of the sampling programs and data collection for water quality, air quality, noise & vibration, meteorological
  • Gather monthly HSEC/Sustainability data from all departments, compile the spreadsheet reports and complete QA/QC for the data
  • Collect data and information for hydrogeological and geochemical studies and monitoring activities
  • 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 and hazardous material management; and vector control
  • Collect data and information for biodiversity and rehabilitation monitoring
  • Participate in the implementation of ISO14001 EMS, undertake weekly inspections of departments and contractors and produce reports
  • 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.


  • Bachelor 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


  • 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


  • 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

  • A comprehensive compensation package including bonuses, benefits, and where applicable.
  • Ability to make a difference and lasting impact.
  • Work in a dynamic, collaborative, progressive, and high-performing team.
  • Opportunities to grow and learn with the industry colleagues are endless.

Applicants are invited to submit their CV’s/Resume’s, careful read application guidelines

  • Rename your CV in this format CV – YOUR FULL NAME
  • Indicating the role title “ENVIRONMENTAL OFFICER “ in the subject of your email
  • Send your application via email to:  [email protected]
If you are not contacted by Barrick- Bulyanhulu Gold Mine LTD within thirty (30) days after the closing date, you should consider your application as unsuccessful.  Shortlisted candidates may be subjected to any of the following: security clearance; competency assessment; physical capability assessment, reference checking. 

Please forward applications before 30th November   2020

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