Careers at Sherritt

Sherritt offers a wide variety of rewarding career opportunities across our operations in Canada, Cuba and Madagascar, providing direct and joint venture employment. Now is the time to empower your potential by joining Sherritt.

In addition to competitive total rewards and support for career growth, we offer our employees:

Sherritt International

Our Purpose and Our Promises

At Sherritt, we believe success is best achieved when every employee understands the direct impact their function has in achieving our collective purpose and objectives as a company. Our Purpose and Our Promises articulates these shared values as a company and will help guide our actions.

Our Purpose is to be a low-cost nickel producer that creates sustainable prosperity for our employees, investors and communities.

We have implemented specific initiatives across our divisions to advance this Purpose and will continue to make it our core focus.

Our Purpose means different things for different stakeholders. For our employees, it means we will strive to offer a safe and rewarding workplace. For our investors and our partners, it means we will seek to deliver long-term superior results. And in the communities where we work, it means we will work to create lasting economic benefits while respecting and embracing the local culture and honouring our commitments.

Our Promises Spell Out How We Will Work as a Company

  • With integrity – operating ethically, openly and with discipline.
  • With agility – acting decisively on opportunities to build an even stronger company.
  • With safety and sustainability – keeping our people and our neighbours healthy and safe.
  • With continuous learning and innovation – to achieve our best.
  • And with shared prosperity – for all of our stakeholders' power.

New Graduates!

It's Not Just a Job, It’s the Beginning of Your Career.

You want hands-on experience working on real projects, right from day one. Work that changes and challenges you, provides mentors and leaders to learn from – work that is exciting. At the same time, it’s important to work for a socially responsible company that takes care of its people, its communities and the environment.

Sherritt can offer you many ways to explore the world. SHARP is an accelerated career development program for engineers and scientists that offers the unique learning experience of working across Sherritt’s varied operations over a three-year period - including one international assignment. It provides a hands-on role where you can work alongside great mentors and experienced leaders.

Upon completion of the three-year program, candidates will move onto the next stage of their career in a division of Sherritt that matches their interests and abilities with the needs of the business. SHARP offers engineers and scientists the unique learning experience to work in the following industries: Metals, Technologies, Oil & Gas and Power.


Saturday, October 14, 2017
Temporary Operator CMH - Fort Sask. Office - Metals, Fort Saskatchewan, AB, Canada Hot!

Thursday, October 12, 2017
Reliability Engineer - Fort Sask. Office - Metals, Fort Saskatchewan, AB, Undisclosed Hot!
Temporary Metals Operator - Fort Sask. Office - Metals, Fort Saskatchewan, AB, Undisclosed Hot!

Saturday, September 23, 2017
Lead Mechanic - Trucks (777) - Ambatovy, Toamasina, Madagascar Hot!
Lead Mechanic - Auto Electrical - Ambatovy, Toamasina, Madagascar Hot!
Area Lead Maintenance Engineer, Electrical - Ambatovy, Toamasina, Madagascar Hot!

Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Senior Electrical Engineer High Voltage - Ambatovy, Toamasina, Madagascar Hot!
Lead Mechanic - Rebuild / Auxiliaries - Ambatovy, Toamasina, Madagascar Hot!
Senior Electrical Coordinator - Ambatovy, Toamasina, Madagascar Hot!
Mine Process Maintenance Superintendent - Ambatovy, Toamasina, Madagascar Hot!
Mine Process Superintendent - Ambatovy, Toamasina, Madagascar Hot!
Superintendent Process & Maintenance Training - Ambatovy, Toamasina, Madagascar Hot!
Distributed Control System (DCS) Superintendent - Ambatovy, Toamasina, Madagascar Hot!

Tuesday, September 19, 2017
Strategic Sourcing Manager - Ambatovy, Toamasina, Madagascar Hot!
Chief Inspector Electrical - Ambatovy, Toamasina, Madagascar Hot!
Senior Geotechnical Engineer - Ambatovy, Moramanga, Madagascar Hot!
Logistics Superintendent - Ambatovy, Toamasina, Madagascar Hot!
Senior Maintenance Planner – Fixed Equipment - Ambatovy, Toamasina, Madagascar Hot!
Planning Superintendent - Ambatovy, Toamasina, Madagascar Hot!
Superintendent Port, Rail & Offsite Maintenance - Ambatovy, Toamasina, Madagascar Hot!
Senior IT Manager - Ambatovy, Toamasina, Madagascar Hot!
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