Resources - Career Info

Fun Fact!

The world's second largest diamond was recently found in Botswana by Canadian mining company Lucara Diamond Corp. It measures 1,111 carats - which is about the size of a tennis ball!

Did you know?

Zinc is critical for child development. Of all the micronutrients, it has the strongest effect on our immune system.

Source: International Council on Mining & Metals (ICMM)

Career Links

  • Mining Industry Human Resources Council (MiHR)

    Look at the Mining Industry Human Resources Council (MiHR) for Canada’s mining industry
  • BC Mining Blog

    Explore for More – British Columbia (BCMiningBlog’s Channel) hosts a series of three videos showcasing careers in mining, the culture of Canada’s mining industry, and the importance of the industry. 
  • Mineral Resources Education Program of BC

    Learn about careers in the mining industry—emphasis on B.C. 
  • Natural Resources Canada

    Explore career opportunities at Natural Resources Canada 
  • InfoMine Job Fair

    Check out mining industry employers and recruiters, post resumés, sign up for e-mail job alerts, search jobs, or find a recruiter
  • Earth Science Jobs

    Check out for Earth science related jobs and learning programs in the US
  • Earth Sciences Canada

    Explore a career in Earth sciences
  • Anglo American

    Anglo American's three-year Graduate Program enables graduates to embark on an accelerated development journey alongside industry experts.

Women in Geoscience and Mining Careers

  • Association for Women Geoscientists

    U.S Association that promotes the professional development of its members, provides geoscience outreach to girls, and encourages women to become geoscientists
  • Women in Mining

    For professional women in the natural resources sector