Mining Jobs in Northwestern Ontario

Mining is one of the highest-paying industrial sectors in Canada. Mining employees earn more than their counterparts in utilities, forestry, manufacturing and construction. Job security is also an attractive feature of jobs in the mining sector.  The jobs listed on this site are pulled directly from the mine’s career page. To apply or to find more information regarding a job you must visit the mine’s website directly.  The Thunder Bay CEDC will not accept job applications for any jobs listed below.


Impala Canada Limited was formed on December 13, 2019 when North American Palladium was acquired by Impala Platinum Holdings Limited (the Implats Group), an integrated global platinum group metal (PGM) producer.

Our Lac des Iles Mine, a palladium operation with more than 25 years of production in a low-risk jurisdiction northwest of Thunder Bay, Ontario, employs over 700 employees and features a unique, world-class ore body and modern infrastructure, including both an underground mine and surface operations. The mine is also noted for its advanced underground technologies and significant exploration portfolio. 

Click here to apply to Impala Canada



The company’s mission is to be the leading intermediate gold producer, driving responsible and profitable mining in a way that creates sustainable, and enduring value for our shareholders, our stakeholders and our environment.

Click here to apply to New Gold Inc.



Newmont is the world’s leading gold company and a producer of copper, silver, zinc and lead. The Company’s world-class portfolio of assets, prospects and talent is anchored in favorable mining jurisdictions in North America, South America, Australia and Africa. Newmont is the only gold producer listed in the S&P 500 Index and is widely recognized for its principled environmental, social and governance practices. The Company is an industry leader in value creation, supported by robust safety standards, superior execution and technical proficiency. Newmont was founded in 1921 and has been publicly traded since 1925.

Click here to apply to Newmont Gold.



Harte Gold operates its wholly-owned Sugar Zone Mine, located on the Dayohessarah Greenstone Belt in Ontario, Canada. The Sugar Zone Mine is situated in the middle of a prolific area of Canadian gold production, surrounded by four producing mines that have produced over 30 million ounces of gold cumulatively, since inception. The Sugar Zone Mine entered commercial production in 2019 and has an anticipated mine life of approximately 13 years at current production levels.

Click here to apply to Harte Gold Corp.



Hemlo has produced more than 21 million ounces of gold, and has been operating continuously for more than 30 years. It consists of the Williams mine—an underground and open pit operation—located about 350 kilometers east of Thunder Bay, Ontario.

Click here to apply to Helmo Mine.



Welcome to Canada’s next gold mine.

Our Phase-One mine is scheduled to produce one million ounces of gold over the next 12 years.1

Our aggressive exploration program continues to discover new high-grade gold, and expand our resource base across our 100%-owned Red Lake property.

That’s why we’re looking for the best and most experienced people to help us build a new, multi-generational, mining industry here in beautiful Red Lake, the high-grade gold capital of the world.

Come join our team.

Click here to apply to Pure Gold – Madsen mine.



Battle North Gold is an equal opportunity employer and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, sex, age, colour, religion, national origin, marital status, disability, sexual orientation or any other basis prohibited by federal, provincial or local law. Please let us know if you need accommodation in order to participate in the application process.

Thank you for your interest in Battle North Gold.

Click here to apply to Battle North – Bateman Mine.



Red Lake is an underground gold mine in northwestern Ontario, Canada. The operation comprises the Red Lake, Campbell and Cochenour mines over a strike length of 7km. The Cochenour mine is connected to Red Lake by a 5km haulage drift, with ore processed at the Campbell Mill.

Red Lake is accessible by major highways, with commercial air services to the mine from Thunder Bay and Winnipeg. It is located approximately 250km northeast of Winnipeg

Click here to apply to Evolution Mining  – Red Lake mine.



If you are looking for a good work-life balance and are an energetic and self-motivated individual, apply to join our dynamic team at Greenstone Gold Mines. We are an equal opportunity employer who recognizes and promotes diversity in our work force. Individuals may submit a resume by email to or in person at the Geraldton Community Relations Office.

Click here to apply to Greenstone Gold – Hardrock Project



First Mining is a Canadian gold developer focused on the development and permitting of the Springpole Gold Project in northwestern Ontario. Springpole is one of the largest undeveloped gold projects in Canada. The results of a positive Pre-Feasibility Study for the Springpole Gold Project were announced by First Mining in January 2021, and permitting activities are on-going with submission of an Environmental Impact Statement for the project targeted for 2021. The Company also holds a large equity position in Treasury Metals Inc. who are advancing the Goliath-Goldlund gold projects towards construction. First Mining’s portfolio of gold projects in eastern Canada also includes the Pickle Crow (being advanced in partnership with Auteco Minerals Ltd.), Cameron, Hope Brook, Duparquet, Duquesne, and Pitt gold projects.

Click here to apply to First Gold Mining



The Eagle River Complex, located 50 kilometres due west of Wawa, Ontario, consists of two operating gold mines which have been developed using common infrastructure and feeding the same mill. The Complex consists of two claim groups totalling over 11,000 hectares and includes the Eagle River Underground Mine (producing since 1995), the Mishi Open Pit Mine (started production in 2002) and common mineral processing facilities located adjacent to the Mishi Open Pit and permitted at 1,200 tonnes per day.

Click here to apply to Wesdome-Eagle River Mine:



Treasury Metals Inc.’s 330-km2 land package lies adjacent to the Trans-Canada highway and is located midway between Thunder Bay and Winnipeg. The closest city is the City of Dryden, a drive of 15 km to the west. The community of Wabigoon is five km to the south of the Project.

Treasury Metals Inc.’s Goliath Gold Complex offices are located in former Ontario government industrial offices, workshops and storage facilities.

Click here to apply to Treasury Metals:


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