Helpful Links

In this section you will find links to help you get started in your job search. These include links to Canadian mining associations and recruiting agencies, as well as some helpful information from experts in resume writing and interviewing. 

Initiatives, Programs and Associations

Trades Win Support Program
Mining Essentials
Mining Engineering Bridge
International Qualifications Database (IQDB)
Engineering Career Pathways Tool
Engineering Careers in Mineral Resources
Engineering in Canada: Academic Information Tool

Canadian Mining Associations

If you are looking to get in touch with Canadian mining employers, going through some national mining associations is a good place to start. We’ve listed some of the main ones below. Visit these websites and you will be able to find links to the association’s member companies and from there you can visit career pages, or contact a company directly. Involvement in these associations is also a good strategy for networking and growing a contact base and some have job boards on their websites. There are also many similar associations at the provincial level.

Mining Association of Canada
Prospectors and Developers Association of Canada
Canadian Institute of Mining
Canadian Diamond Drilling Association

Resume and Cover Letter Writing Guides
Skilled Immigrant Infocentre
NCE Institute
Prepare for Canada

Interview Etiquette
County of Simcoe Immigration Portal
PEI Association for Newcomers to Canada

Job Banks and Job Search Databases

Canada Job Bank

Recruitment Agencies

C. J. Stafford & Associates