Gold Rush Summer Intern - Mechanical Engineering

Date: Jan 19, 2022

Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Company: Kinross Gold Corporation

The Kinross Corporate Head Office is located in downtown Toronto and supports Kinross’ operations and projects worldwide. Corporate functions include Finance, Procurement, Health & Safety, Human Resources, IT, Investor Relations, Exploration, Geology and Mine Planning, among others.

Job Description

The Engineering team is seeking an ambitious student to join our team for the summer of 2022 as part of our Gold Rush summer internship program

Job Responsibilities

  • Assist project managers in the preparation of schedules, budgets, regular reports
  • Assist in the coordination and planning of engineering tasks
  • Support senior engineers in review of engineering design and documents
  • Assist in the preparation of reports of the company’s greenhouse gas emissions (CDP) 
  • Conduct technical and financial analysis of renewable energy technologies
  • Assist in evaluation of energy efficiency opportunities.  This requires working with site, regional, corporate staff as well as external consultants.
  • Under the guidance of senior staff, prepare PowerPoint presentations for Executive management
  • Conduct analysis of energy markets (supply-demand-price-reliability)

Education and Experience

  • 2nd or 3rd year student studying Mechanical Engineering


  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Strong communication skills, both written and oral
  • Proven ability to collaborate with individuals from diverse backgrounds
  • Team player with an ability to work effectively in a team setting
  • Strong time management skills and the ability to multi-task
  • Language skills in Russian, French, Arabic, Spanish or Portuguese are assets, but not mandatory.

Closing Date and Additional Details

This posting will close on February 28, 2022 at 11:59pm (EST).

All applications for consideration must be submitted with a name-blind resume.

Kinross is a Canadian-based gold mining company with mines and projects in Canada, the United States, Brazil, Chile, Russia, Ghana and Mauritania, employing approximately 9,300 people worldwide. Our core purpose is to lead the world in generating value through responsible mining.