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:

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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.


Sunday, February 24, 2019
Director, Procurement & Enablement, Fort Saskatchewan SK, Canada Hot!

Thursday, February 21, 2019
Head, Resource Development, Fort Saskatchewan SK, Canada Hot!

Saturday, February 16, 2019
Journeyman Welder, Fort Saskatchewan SK, Canada Hot!

Thursday, February 7, 2019
Port and Rail Operations Superintendent, Toamasina, Madagascar Hot!

Thursday, January 31, 2019
Plant Projects Superintendent, Toamasina, Madagascar Hot!

Thursday, January 24, 2019
Shutdown Superintendent, Toamasina, Madagascar Hot!

Thursday, January 10, 2019
Planner, Boilermaker, Fort Saskatchewan SK, Canada Hot!

Saturday, December 22, 2018
Senior Process Engineer, Toamasina, Madagascar Hot!
Senior Process Engineer, Toamasina, Madagascar Hot!

Friday, December 7, 2018
Senior Mechanical Engineer (Rotating Equipment Specialist), Toamasina, Madagascar Hot!
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Friday, November 9, 2018
Senior Process Engineer - Utilities, Toamasina, Madagascar Hot!

Saturday, October 27, 2018
Mine Mobile Maintenance Superintendent, Moramanga, Madagascar Hot!

Wednesday, September 19, 2018
Superintendent Maintenance Planning - Mine Site, Moramanga, Madagascar Hot!

Thursday, July 26, 2018
Director, Asset Integrity, Fort Saskatchewan Alberta, Canada Hot!
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Wednesday, July 11, 2018
Process Engineer, Toamasina, Madagascar Hot!
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