Mining Career Guide

Looking for an egg-citing career? Find a wide variety of opportunities in the mining industry. Use this guide to learn more about this field, or to learn how to hatch a student or entry-level job in mining.

Considering a career in Mining?

The Canadian mining industry is one of the largest in the world. From finance and design to extraction and reclamation, the mining industry provides tremendous opportunity for skilled students and grads from a variety of backgrounds. If you are looking for a substantial career, the mining industry is for you.

In-demand skills and traits:

  • Communication
  • Adaptability
  • Problem-solving
  • Team-oriented
Average Starting Salaries: Mining
Pro Tip
"As the Canadian mining industry continues to evolve, a diverse range of skills are needed to fill in-demand occupations. With innovation, new technologies and automation changing the face of the industry there are countless opportunities for the next generation of Canada’s mining workforce."