​​ Future Employment Opportunities

Opportunities

Future Employment Opportunities

In addition to our currently available job opportunities, we always have an eye on the horizon for future candidates to join us at Vale.

Read below to learn more about the areas that might suit your career aspirations:


Student/Co-op

Vale welcomes co-op and other students in many exciting disciplines such as:

  • Engineering (Chemical, Electrical, Mining, Mineral Processing, Industrial and Civil)
  • Geology
  • Trades

  • Research and Laboratory


If there are no postings in your area of interest at this time, we encourage future applicants to create a job alert at http://www.recruitingsite.com/csbsites/vale/agentstart.asp?lang=en​. The job alert function sends emails notifying you of newly posted opportunities that match your criteria. You can set up as many alerts as you wish and each one is valid for 30 days. You can create, modify or delete a job alert at any time. 

Geologists in Training (GITs)

Vale’s Geologist in Training program provides world-class training and development in a well-established training program across Canada in Thompson, Manintoba; Sudbury, Ontario; Mississauga, Ontario; Port Colborne, Ontario; and Voisey’s Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador. 

Successful candidates should have:

  • A Geology or Geological Engineering Degree
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Clear and concise written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and within a team
  • Self motivation and the desire to learn new skills
  • Fluency in English; additional languages an asset
  • Eligibility to legally work in Canada
  • Ability to register as a Geologist-in-Training (GIT) in the applicable province

Preference will be given to candidates who express an interest in our multiple locations.


Engineers in Training (EITs)

Vale’s well-established Engineer in Training (EIT) program provides guidance and mentoring to graduates, plus the experience needed to quickly acquire Professional Engineering standing.   

Vale employs EITs in a variety of engineering disciplines across Canada in Thompson, Manitoba; Sudbury, Ontario; Mississauga, Ontario; Port Colborne, Ontario; and Voisey’s Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador. These include:

  • Chemical/Metallurgical Engineers
  • Civil Engineers
  • Electrical Engineers

  • Environmental Engineers/Scientists
  • Mechanical Engineers
  • Geological Engineers
  • Mining Engineers 


Successful candidates will have: 

  • An Engineering Degree
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Clear and concise written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and within a team
  • Self motivation and the desire to learn new skills
  • Fluency in English; additional languages an asset
  • Eligibility to legally work in Canada
  • Ability to register as an Engineer-in-Training (EIT) in the applicable province

Preference will be given to candidates who express an interest in our multiple locations.


Sudbury Engineering – General Applications

Vale’s Ontario Operations employs Engineers in a variety of engineering disciplines. These include:

  • Chemical/Metallurgical Engineers
  • Civil Engineers
  • Electrical Engineers
  • Environmental Engineers/Scientists
  • Mechanical Engineers
  • Geological Engineers
  • Mining Engineers
  • Ventilation Engineers


Successful candidates will have:

  • An Engineering Degree
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Clear and concise written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and within a team
  • Self motivation and the desire to learn new skills
  • Fluency in English; additional languages an asset
  • Eligibility to legally work in Canada
  • Ability to register with the province as a Registered Engineer (P.ENG) or working toward


Thompson Engineering – General Applications

Vale’s Manitoba Operations employs Engineers in a variety of engineering disciplines. These include:

  • Chemical/Metallurgical Engineers
  • Civil Engineers
  • Electrical Engineers
  • Environmental Engineers/Scientists
  • Mechanical Engineers
  • Geological Engineers
  • Mining Engineers
  • Ventilation Engineers


Successful candidates will have: 

  • An Engineering Degree
  • Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Clear and concise written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work independently and within a team
  • Self motivation and the desire to learn new skills
  • Fluency in English; additional languages an asset
  • Eligibility to legally work in Canada
  • Ability to register with the province as a Registered Engineer (P.ENG) or working toward