Helpful Links

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

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 want to get in touch with Canadian mining employers, national mining associations are a good place to start. Some of the main associations are listed below. Visit these websites 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 even have job boards on their websites.

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


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