Interested in a career at Canada’s first diamond mine?

Arctic Canadian Diamond Company Ltd. is a Canadian mining company and one of the world’s largest producers and suppliers of premium rough diamond assortments to the global market. The mine is located approximately 300 kilometers northeast of Yellowknife in the low political risk environment of the Northwest Territories of Canada.

The Company is Canada’s largest independent diamond producer. We have offices in Antwerp (Belgium) and Calgary (Alberta, Canada).

Since beginning operations in 1998, the Ekati Diamond Mine has become internationally recognized as a world-class supplier of top quality rough diamonds. Now operated by Arctic Canadian Diamond Company Ltd., the Ekati mine provides unique operational challenges and rewarding career development opportunities.

For further information on a job posting or if you need additional support, please contact the Recruitment Team at:

Recruiting Scams: Please be aware of recruiting scams and note that Arctic Canadian Diamond Company Ltd. does not recruit through social media such as Instagram, Facebook or Twitter. All job postings are listed on our website, and emails that originate from the company end with “”.

During the initial recruiting process, Arctic Canadian Diamond Company Ltd. does not request non-work related personal information such as a social security number, credit card number, date of birth, bank account information or marital status, either online, by email, phone or fax. The Company never seeks fees from either prospective employees or contractors.

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The Ekati mine hosts a dynamic working community of talented and hardworking individuals. Approximately 1,800 employees and contractors work at the Ekati site.
Although the site is accessible only by air for much of the year, a winter road allows heavier items to be brought up by road for one or two months each winter.

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Frequently Asked Questions

After you submit your online application we will send you an automated email response, confirming receipt of your application. Arctic Canadian Diamond Company Ltd. Recruiters and Hiring Supervisors responsible for each job you apply for will review your skills and experience, and inform you if your application is to be progressed further in the selection process. If you are not successful, we will retain your resume in our database. Should a future position match your skill set, an Arctic Canadian Diamond Company Ltd. Recruiter will contact you.
Absolutely. You are welcome to apply for any of our job postings that you believe match your skill set and career aspirations.

If you have a current email, you will need to setup a profile (for first time applications) and apply on-line. It is in your interest to apply online so that your application is electronically stored in our resume database. This will allow the team of Recruiters and Hiring Supervisors to review your strengths and the opportunities available.

Alternatively, if you do not have an email address and reside in the NWT/Nunavut, you can fax your application, specifying the job posting reference number to (867) 669-6134.


Ekati Plus Post-Secondary Scholarship Program
At Arctic Canadian Diamond Company Ltd., we are focused on building a stronger North by assisting Northerners in achieving their career goals. An important part of strengthening our workforce in the Northwest Territories is through education, growth and the development of Northerners. Through our Ekati Plus PostSecondary Scholarship Program, we offer two scholarships to Northern students who look to make a positive impact in their home communities. At the Ekati Diamond Mine we recognize the value of education and understand the profound impact it can have on shaping the future