Working at DDC
Dominion Diamond Corporation offers exciting and rewarding career opportunities at its Ekati Diamond Mine in the Northwest Territories.
Since beginning operations in 1998, the Ekati Diamond Mine has become internationally recognized as a world-scale supplier of top quality rough diamonds.
Dominion Diamond Corporation upholds an integrated approach to corporate responsibility that encompasses all aspects of responsible business.
To meet our commitment to help protect our fragile northern environment, we maintain a high standard of environmental stewardship throughout all phases of our operations.
Environmental and Social Responsibility
The Company is fully committed to maintaining and advancing the principles and practices of sustainable development, while maximizing the resources mined. This commitment includes respect for the natural and social environments, sharing economic benefits and diligently reducing adverse impacts or outcomes resulting from our work. In addition, this commitment extends to setting measurable goals, seeking to improve performance against these goals over time, and to transparency in reporting that performance. This framework also identifies important stakeholders, including: co-workers, host communities, regulators and customers.
Responsibility at Ekati
Having acquired its controlling ownership interest in the Ekati Diamond Mine Joint Venture in 2013, the Company’s intention is to continue to build on Ekati’s strong track record by maintaining the operation’s recognized high standards in health and safety and responsible mineral resource development, minimizing environmental impacts, participating in the local communities and sharing the benefits of mineral production with our business partners, local communities and the people of the North.
The Company is equally committed to ensuring that the Ekati Diamond Mine remains a cornerstone of the Northwest Territories economy well into the future and reporting regularly on its progress in fulfilling its obligations to all stakeholders.