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Summer Student Employment

The Iron Ore Company of Canada is seeking applications from post-secondary students for the 2019 Student Employment Program.


The Iron Ore Company of Canada will be hiring students in the summer months to assist with vacation coverage in Labrador City. These students work in our mine, plant and railway facilities as part of a team to ensure day-to-day activities continue to move forward during peak vacation periods.



  • Students must be currently attending and returning to a full-time program at a post-secondary educational institution.
  • Students must be available to work the summer period from one of the identified start dates on the Student Verification Form (May 6, May 13, or June 10) until August 27, 2019.
  • Students that are being considered for safety sensitive roles must successfully complete the substance abuse testing as well as fitness testing requirements for summer employment.


General Information

  • Students will be paid a rate of $34.25 an hour.
  • Interested students will be responsible for their own transportation to and from Labrador City as well as their own accommodations.
  • Students must indicate for which position they wish to be considered.


How do students apply?

All students are invited to apply by sending their application to  Applications must be submitted no later than April 5, 2019.


What documentation is required?

Please apply via email with a resume, application form, a stamped and completed copy of the Student Verification Form, a scanned copy (front and back) of your Driver’s License, and students will be required to submit a code of conduct.


Documents for application


The Student Verification Form must be stamped by the Registrar’s Office and returned via email no later than April 26, 2019

The original Student Verification form must follow by mail to the below address:

Student Employment Program
Human Resources Department
Iron Ore Company of Canada     
P.O. Box 1000
Labrador City, NL A2V 2V6

Students failing to provide both forms (application form and signed/stamped student verification form) will not be eligible for summer employment.