Tata Steel Minerals Canada and its contractors are proud to launch a summer employment program specifically for young members from Indigenous communities.

This program offers a unique opportunity to develop valuable professional skills in an inclusive and respectful environment. We strongly encourage Indigenous students to apply for an enriching experience this Summer. 

Summer 2024 Opportunities 

Tata Steel Minerals Canada is looking initially for motivated students to gain experience in a mining environment. Apply for this two-month program in the following areas:

Summer job title 


Kitchen helper Two months 
Laundry and dorms cleaner Two months 
Sampler Two months 
Environmental Assistant helper Two months for one helper and 1 month for the others 


  • Duration: 2 months (June 25 to August 25) 
  • Location: Schefferville / Timmins, Labrador 
  • Schedule: According to job needs (between 8 hrs/day and 12 hrs/day) 
  • Salary: $22 / hour 
  • Age: 18 years and above (candidates aged 16 and above will be also eligible for certain positions, based on health and safety considerations) 


  • Acquiring first-hand experience in the mining industry 
  • Safe and respectful workplaces 
  • Diverse and inclusive work environment 


The summer employment program is designed to provide students with valuable experience for their academic and professional development. We also recognize the importance of giving all young people in our community the opportunity to discover and temporarily integrate into the mining sector, even if they are not currently enrolled in studies. 

How to Apply 

Please submit a resume and clearly state the position for which you are applying to your community representative Michel Bacon at mbacon@naskapi.ca, outlining the type of experience you’re seeking and your educational background, and ensure that Wilfried Mabondzo is copied at wilfried.mabondzo@tatasteelcanada.com