Our Promise to You

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Our Promise to You

As Canada’s largest producer of nickel, Vale provides outstanding career opportunities both for individuals just beginning their careers and experienced veterans of the industry.

For you, Vale means opportunity.​ 

Safety is our top priority

Vale’s first priority is people – nothing is more important. We aim to grow profitably but only as a safe, high-quality and sustainable mining company.

Vale is committed to zero harm to our employees, our communities and our environment. In recognition of our employees’ commitment to safety and health, our mines across Canada were awarded the national John T. Ryan Trophy six times in the past eight years.

We support the communities we’re a part of

We invest millions of dollars a year in the communities where we operate. Investments have included everything from local community programs to national education initiatives. Vale is also proud to have invested more than $5 million in scholarships for our employees, retirees and their dependents. 

We strive to improve every single day 

We believe in innovation as a foundation for our development. We are working to ensure efficiency, growth and sustainability in our operations and achieve our vision of being the best mining company in the world.

Vale is recognized as a pioneer and innovator in the industry, with more than 1,800 patents to date. Our innovative Research & Development team is inspired by the desire to improve all areas of mining. Many state-of-the-art mining technologies and equipment used today were developed at our world class Base Metals Technology Development facilities in Mississauga, Ontario.

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