Gold Rush Summer Intern - Canadian Greenfields Exploration

Date: Nov 17, 2023

Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Company: Kinross Gold Corporation

Start Date May 2024

Contract 4 months

Hybrid Work Environment (3 days in office, 2 days remote with flexible hours)

Dress Code Business Casual

Location Downtown Toronto, Outside of Union Station (TTC & GO accessible)

A Great Place to Work


Who We Are


Kinross is a Canadian-based global senior gold mining company with operations and projects in the United States, Brazil, Mauritania, Chile and Canada. Our focus on delivering value is based on our four core values of Putting People First, Outstanding Corporate Citizenship, High Performance Culture, and Rigorous Financial Discipline. Kinross maintains listings on the Toronto Stock Exchange (symbol:K) and the New York Stock Exchange (symbol:KGC). 


Mining responsibly is a priority for Kinross, and we foster a culture that makes responsible mining and operational success inseparable. In 2021, Kinross committed to a greenhouse gas reduction action plan as part of its Climate Change strategy, reached approximately 1 million beneficiaries through its community programs, and recycled 80% of the water used at our sites. We also achieved record high levels of local employment, with 99% of total workforce from within host countries, and advanced inclusion and diversity targets, including instituting a Global Inclusion and Diversity Leadership Council. 


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Purpose of Role


To support the Kinross Canadian Greenfields Exploration department in compilation, coordination and reporting work to meet key corporate and site commitments. Reports to the Exploration Manager and assists other professionals within the group. Partakes in activities related to the data collection, modelling and analysis of geological information and processes to ensure that Company standards are met.


Job Responsibilities


  • Supports the preparation and compilation of the Company’s Assessment Reports and other documentation to ensure compliance with industry requirements
  • Assists in the development, editing and organization of internal data and documentation
  • Processing of data for use in reporting and planning
  • Support other analytical database geology work
  • Actively seeks mentorship and learning opportunities to improve technical knowledge and skill set
  • Occasionally completes field work, as required
  • Other duties as required


Minimum Requirements


  • 2nd - 3rd year student in Geology
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Knowledge and skill with a PC utilizing office applications


Our Approach to COVID-19


In response to the COVID-19 pandemic and in alignment with our health and safety standards, all Kinross Gold Corporation employees working from the Toronto office must be fully vaccinated with at least two doses of an approved vaccine. If offered this position, you must show proof of vaccination prior to being hired. Masks are not currently mandated in the office, however, employees are encouraged to wear a mask if they are more comfortable doing so. Kinross reserves the right to update its vaccination policy/requirements at any time at its sole discretion.