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2023 Summer Student - Production & Plant Stores

City:  Hamilton

Requisition ID:  29601 


Do you want to work at one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers? We’re looking for people who are driven by excellence to work with innovative technology to create the material tomorrow’s world will be made of.
At ArcelorMittal Dofasco, we play a key role in North America’s advanced manufacturing supply chain working with the top automotive, energy, packaging, and construction brands to develop lighter, stronger, and more sustainable steel products – from cans to cars.
We are at the forefront of the steel industry with a plan to change the way we make steel to significantly reduce GHG emissions in the short term, while reaching net zero before 2050. Ours will be the first integrated steelmaking site in the world to make this transformation and it will happen by 2028. Our global company is leading the world with significant decarbonization projects in North America and Europe and our site is key to this plan.
ArcelorMittal Dofasco is Hamilton's largest private sector employer with more than 4,500 employees, shipping 4.5 million net tons of high-quality flat carbon steel annually. Our iconic tagline "Our Product is Steel. Our Strength is People.” is a true expression of our belief that our people are our competitive advantage



2023 Summer Student Opportunities

Manufacturing Operations & Plant Stores

Shift Position



ArcelorMittal Dofasco is now accepting applications for Summer Student positions in various Manufacturing Business Units and Plant Stores starting May 2023. Duties may include entry level work stations, general housekeeping, painting and data entry. Job responsibilities will vary depending on the placement of the student.


Job responsibilities may include:


  • Adhere to and fulfill all employee responsibilities set out in the ArcelorMittal Dofasco Health & Safety Policy/Program and COVID-19 protocols
  • Perform daily maintenance and upkeep of produciton facilities and assets
  • Operate and handle a variety of handheld tools and materials
  • Perform administrative support and data entry activities
  • Actively participate as a member of the team
  • Perform internal duties as dictated within the department requirements
  • Support safety and good housekeeping practices
  • Support department goals and objectives


Manufacturing Operations

  • Participate in daily production activities as a Team Member at #2 Coke Plant which will include: 
    • Shoveling coke spillage from the Pusher and Coke side benches
    • Using a 6 and 12ft scraper to clean door channels and door jambs (sectional cleaning)
    • Using a broom to clean the benches
    • General housekeeping
  • Participate in daily production activities in the Ironmaking Business Unit as a Stockhouse Operator (Blast Furnace) or Desulph Operator duties (Hot Rail) which will include: 
    • Operating a scale car to select and weigh the appropriate raw materials to feed the process 
    • Inspect the stockhouse equipment and process 
    • Reducing the Sulphur content in iron by injecting Calcium carbide and Magnesium into the liquid iron


Criteria for Selection:


  • Currently enrolled in full-time studies at a university or college and returning to school full-time in September 2023.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Must be available to work full time from beginning of May 2023 to end of August 2023.
  • Preference will be given to those students enrolled in post-secondary education closest to graduation and who have not previously worked at ArcelorMittal Dofasco as a Summer Student.
  • Students currently in highschool and attending post-secondary in September are not eligible to apply. 
  • Students who have previously worked at ArcelorMittal Dofasco as a Summer Student are eligible to apply.


Applicants must be able to:


  • Wear all required Personal Protective Equipment (Safety glasses, steel toed boots, hard hat, respirator, hearing protection, long sleeves and long pants)
  • May be required to operate equipment such as scissor lifts, pick-up trucks, etc.
  • Work 12 hour rotating shifts
  • Work at elevated heights 
  • Climb ladders and stairs
  • Occasional heavy lifting
  • Use various hand tools
  • Work indoors and outdoors in elevated temperatures and humidity
  • Work in environments that may be dusty and noisy


Hours of work: You must be available to work 8.5 hour day shifts (6:30 AM-3:00 PM) or a 12 hour day shift schedule (6:30 AM- 6:30 PM) which includes working alternate weekends. Schedule will depend on role and placement of the student.


Application Requirements:

Please ensure all required documents are saved and uploaded as one single file. Failure to include all required documentation will result in your application being excluded from consideration. 


  • Resume
  • Proof of enrollment: Current semester timetable (screen shot acceptable), Transcript or proof of application (if returning to a diffrent program)


All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply, however, preference will be given to candidates that are direct dependents of ArcelorMittal Dofasco employees.


Applications must be submitted no later than Sunday, February 12, 2023 at 11:59pm.


We would like to thank all those who apply in advance since only applicants selected to complete an online assessment will be contacted.  

ArcelorMittal Dofasco is an equal opportunity employer and encourages all qualified candidates to apply and we are committed to providing accommodations for people with disabilities to support their participation in all aspects of the recruitment and selection process.  If you require accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.

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