Editorial & Communications Internship

Canada’s foremost mining magazine is offering a 12-week paid internship opportunity for upper-year students and recent graduates. The intern will work from our Westmount, QC, office, and have the chance to have input in all facets of magazine editorial (print and online versions).

During the internship, the intern will mainly be called upon to write and edit copy, conduct interviews, attend story meetings and see the magazine progress through the production cycle. He/she will also have the opportunity to contribute to some communications, marketing and social media projects.

About us:

CIM Magazine is published by the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum (CIM) eight times per year and distributed to more than 14,000 CIM members monthly and at industry-related events and conferences throughout the year.

Our coverage of mining includes the technical, financial, social and environmental aspects of the industry. Each issue of the magazine contains:

  • product briefs
  • news
  • columns from experts in the field
  • a number of short features
  • a profile of a mining project
  • a long-form feature story
  • updates on various activities of the Institute
  • mining lore

Internship requirements:

The intern will work 35 hours per week for 12 weeks.


$11.25/hr (minimum wage in QC.)

How to apply:

Submit a resume, portfolio of recent work and a letter of intent outlining how this internship is a good fit for both yourself and CIM Magazine to Editor in chief Ryan Bergen (rbergen@cim.org). Please include your name and the position you are applying for in the subject field of the email

Deadline for applications: April 12, 2017

Internship start date: May 8, 2017

We thank all applicants who respond, but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.