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Working at Rio Tinto means touching people’s lives: from exploring new materials to finding ways to tackle climate change. Here you can have a challenging, flexible and rewarding career that takes you exactly where you want to go.


If you are curious and creative, ingenious and hard working, join us – we want you on our team.

Rio Tinto IOC recognized with Towards Sustainable Mining (TSM) Environmental Excellence Award
Rio Tinto’s Iron Ore Company of Canada (IOC) has won the Towards Sustainable Mining (TSM) Environmental Excellence Award for its contributions to the Abandoned Site Rehabilitation Partnership: Nitassinan Cleanup project.
Rio Tinto IOC and Government of Canada partner to decarbonize iron ore processing in Labrador West 26 February 2024
The Government of Canada awarded C$18.1 million from its Low Carbon Economy Fund to Rio Tinto’s Iron Ore Company of Canada (IOC) to support the decarbonization of iron ore processing at its operations in Labrador West.
IOC receives Miner of the Year and Environmental Stewardship Awards
IOC received Miner of the Year and Environmental Stewardship Awards at Newfoundland and Labrador Mineral Resources Review 2023!
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We have a unique chance to create prosperity for our families and for our communities for the next 100 years and beyond, and to play a part in leaving the world a better place for our kids and grand kids.


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About IOC

We are a leading North American producer and exporter of premium iron ore pellets and high-grade concentrate. Our operations include a mine with five operational pits, a concentrator and a pelletizing plant located near Labrador City, and the wholly-owned 418 km railroad, the Quebec North Shore and Labrador Railway (QNS&L), that links our operations to Company-owned port facilities in Sept-Iles...

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At IOC, we are committed to becoming a premier mining organization in North America. To achieve this goal, the way we do our work is just as important as the work that we deliver. Our commitment to health, safety, environment and communities (HSEC) is fundamental to how we do business.  Whether as an employee, consultant, contractor or supplier our commitment to HSEC is guided by our five values of safety, teamwork, respect, integrity and excellence.

Our mining process

With a high-quality iron ore reserve and a long mine life, IOC is a global leader in the iron ore sector, producing a premium DR and BF pellets and sinter feed. Through our unique mine to port approach, full integration and wholly owned infrastructure, we deliver our high-quality concentrate and pellets to customers across the globe.

Virtual tour

At IOC safety is our number one focus, and by using virtual technology, we can offer everyone a glimpse into our operation, while remaining in a controlled and safe environment. You’ll get to see everything from a blast in the Mine, a glimpse of our Tailings and a view of the Port in Sept Iles. Come check it out, your virtual tour of IOC awaits!