Gold Rush Summer Intern - Metallurgy & Mineral Processing

Date: Jan 15, 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

Kinross' Technical Services is looking to hire a student for the summer of 2022 as part of our Gold Rush Internship program! The Gold Rush Corporate Internship Program is an opportunity for students who are enrolled in a related program at a recognized academic institution, and who want to excel in the mining industry. This program will have opportunities working closely with various departments in the Kinross Corporate Office in Toronto, Ontario gaining real-world experience in an exciting, dynamic field.

Job Responsibilities

The intern will assist the corporate metallurgy department in its duties such as:

  • Assisting with studies, major projects, or operations support.
  • Conducting technical research
  • Data processing and writing technical documents
  • Assist with document reviews and site visits.

Education and Experience

  • 2nd or 3rd-year Mineral Processing, Metallurgy or Chemical Engineering program with an excellent academic record 


  • Knowledge of metallurgical testing methods and data interpretation;
  • Strong analytical skills in Excel, with knowledge of advanced functions;
  • Superior communication and presentation skills including PowerPoint and Word;
  • Self-motivated, with the ability to work independently with little direction;
  • Spanish, Russian, French, or Portuguese language abilities would also be an asset.

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.