Who is Vale?

Vale is a pioneering mining company that works with passion to discover and transform resources into the ingredients essential to peopleʼs daily lives. We are the worldʼs largest producer of nickel and iron ore, and a leading producer of copper, cobalt and precious metals. Headquartered in Brazil, Vale is a truly global company, operating on five continents.

In Canada, Valeʼs primary business is nickel. In Newfoundland and Labrador, we currently operate an open pit mine and concentrator at Voiseyʼs Bay and a nickel processing plant at Long Harbour. We are working toward development of an underground mine at Voiseyʼs Bay, subject to approval by Valeʼs Board. These operations are part of Valeʼs Base Metals business and are supported by the corporate office in Toronto, Ontario and offices in Happy Valley-Goose Bay and St. Johnʼs, Newfoundland and Labrador.

Why join our team?

Valeʼs first priority is people – nothing is more important. We aim to grow profitably, but only as a safe, high-quality, and sustainable mining company. We are committed to ʻzero harmʼ: to our employees, communities, and the environment.

Our Newfoundland and Labrador Operations illustrate our commitment to developing relationships, including those with the Federal and Provincial Governments and communities. In Labrador, Vale has collaborated with the Innu Nation and Nunatsiavut Government on a wide range of issues, including the preservation of aboriginal social and cultural values and environmental protection. Across the province, we maintain a community-focused approach through meaningful contributions in such areas as healthcare and education, including the Healthcare Foundation, Janeway Childrenʼs Hospital Foundation, the Heart and Stroke Foundation, Memorial University of Newfoundland, and schools in our host communities.

Vale offers a competitive base salary and discretionary annual bonus, comprehensive extended health plan, pension and RRSP plan. In addition, we offer ongoing education and professional training programs designed to assist our employees reach their potential and apply for positions of interest.

To learn more about working with Vale and our approach to hiring, please visit our career information hub: www.valejobs.ca.

Career Opportunities

  Career Title Location Date Posted Region

   Mine Maintenance Supervisor Voisey's BayFebruary 24, 2017