A Mining Employment Guide for Aboriginal Communities


Kelly Lindsay,

During this session MiHR will promote the Mining HR Guide for Aboriginal Communities. This resource informs Aboriginal career practitioners of the careers at each stage of the mining cycle and how to prepare individuals in their communities for employment in the mining sector. The resource contains job descriptions, educational requirements, key resources and contact lists, as well as tools to help career practitioners and individuals prepare assess their fir and readiness for mining-related careers. The Guide was developed in collaboration with various government departments, Aboriginal groups and mining associations, and validated through the Aboriginal community. The Guide is also available on-line at: www.aboriginalmining.ca
Keywords: Human Resources, Aboriginal peoples, Diversity