Welder T.Q.

Who We Are

At Vale, we believe in innovation and operational excellence as a foundation for our development, to create the mining of the future and achieve our mission to transform natural resources into prosperity and sustainable development.

We are the world's 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.

Our Manitoba Operations, with two operating mines, is located in the awe-inspiring heart of the northern boreal region. It has a strong future in mining and milling, with an ongoing mission to grow as a safe, prosperous and sustainable nickel producer. Manitoba Operations has a strong commitment to zero harm to its employees, the community and the environment, with their mines being awarded the regional and national John T. Ryan award several times in recent years for operating as some of the safest mines in Canada.

Our Manitoba Operations is currently seeking a:


The Opportunity: 

We are currently looking for a Welder to support our mine operations at our Manitoba Operations.


Vale requires industrial welders to make and fix metal equipment and items crucial to our business operations. Since the range of industrial items fabricated of metal is far-reaching, Vale's industrial welders must be versatile as well as highly skilled. As an industrial welder for Vale, you can expect to do the following jobs:

  • shear and saw metal using hand or power tools
  • drill, grind, chip and brush metal using common hand tools
  • weld ferrous and non-ferrous metals
  • braze and solder
  • perform inert gas welding, flame cutting, flame heating and heat treating
  • form, bend and straighten metals by forging


  • The ideal candidate will have an Inter-Provincial Red Seal (Certificate of Qualification) as a Welder

Vale is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with the Accessibility for Manitobans Act, accommodation is available throughout our recruitment process for applicants with disabilities.

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