SOURCE: Mining.com | October 27, 2023
The Mining Industry Human Resources Council (MiHR) has partnered again with the Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) and the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM) to jointly host the Mining Needs You Virtual Career Fair (VCF) on November 7-8, 2023.
From exploration to extraction, milling and fabrication, minerals and metals are essential to our way of life today and to the world we want to create tomorrow. Help Canada be the world leader in safe, sustainable exploration and mining by joining us for this national virtual career fair that will see employers, recruiters, academia and other sector representatives network and offer students and job seekers the ability to apply for exciting work placement and job opportunities.
Thirty-eight mining companies and nearly 600 job seekers participated in the November 2022 VCF. Once again this year, exhibitors have the option to purchase one of 10 available 30-minute webinar time slots to deliver a presentation related to careers at their organizations.
The Mining Needs You Virtual Career Fair provides companies within the minerals and metals sector an excellent opportunity for brand recognition and to easily identify, chat with and interview potential candidates. Employers can access detailed reports of candidates, resumes and chat transcripts. Booths are customizable, with unlimited job posting uploads and the ability to rotate with up to six recruiters throughout the event duration, from the comfort of home or the office.
The national Mining Needs You Virtual Career Fair is free for students and job seekers. It allows job seekers to chat with recruiters, network with professionals and apply to exciting jobs in the minerals and metals sector.
Take the first step towards an exciting career in the Canadian minerals and metals sector! In-demand occupations and work-integrated learning positions will be available, as well as the opportunity to connect with your target employers from across the country!
Register today at https://miningneedsyoucareerfair.vfairs.com/
MiHR, PDAC and CIM look forward to welcoming you to the 2023 Mining Needs You Virtual Career Fair!
About the Mining Industry Human Resources Council (MiHR)
MiHR is Canada’s knowledge centre for mining labour market information. An independent, non-profit organization, MiHR leads collaboration among mining and exploration companies, organized labour, contractors, educational institutions, industry associations and Indigenous groups to identify opportunities and address the human resource and labour market challenges facing the Canadian minerals and metals sector.
About the Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC)
The Prospectors & Developers Association of Canada (PDAC) is the leading voice of the mineral exploration and development community, an industry that employs more than 664,000 individuals, and contributed $132 billion to Canada’s GDP in 2021. Currently representing over 7,000 members around the world, PDAC’s work centers on supporting a competitive, responsible, and sustainable mineral sector.
About the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM)
CIM is the leading not-for-profit technical society of professionals in the Canadian minerals, metals, materials and energy industries. A CIM membership can help enhance your professional profile, develop your business network and build your company’s profile.
The Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM) has served as the leading technical industry institute in Canada for the past 124 years. CIM is dedicated to the advancement of knowledge, facilitation of innovation, the celebration of excellence and the promotion of sustainable practices across the full spectrum of Canada’s minerals, metals, materials, and petroleum industries.
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