#TETalks Live with Vale Global Trainees

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#ICYMI we were live on Facebook and Instagram at the Egg Carton in downtown Toronto on October 2nd, 2019.

We spoke with Global Trainees from Vale’s Financial Division and Integrated Planning department, Devon Bekker and Anthony Pucci, about how new grads can get involved with this program. Devon and Anthony also gave advice on how to develop technical skills and leadership behaviours needed for future endeavours in the engineering, mining and skilled trades sectors.

A Little Background About Our Guests

Devon graduated with a dual Master’s Degree in Ivey Business School and also received a Bachelor’s degree in Green Process Engineering. Devon is now a Global Trainee for the Finance Division in Vale’s Toronto Office.

Anthony is a recent graduate from the University of Western Ontario with a Bachelor of Engineering Science in Chemical Engineering. Anthony currently works as a Global Trainee in the Integrated Planning department at Vale’s office in Toronto.

What is the Vale Global Trainee Program?

Vale’s Global Trainee Program is a great opportunity for new grads who want to work at one of the largest mining companies in the world.
During your training, you’ll be challenged daily during a 12-month period, working on major projects relevant to the organization. As a part of the program, you’ll gain a profound understanding of the business through job rotations, trips to Vale operations and participation in global projects.

For the duration of the program, you’ll learn about Vale’s operations and will get an opportunity to develop your career path, technical skills and key leadership traits. Upon completion, you’ll be assigned to different areas of the business based on your skills, interests, and performance.

Egg-cellent news! Vale is hiring right now for their Global Trainee Program. Apply today!


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TalentEgg Talks is a half-hour live Q&A with expert guests, hosted on TalentEgg’s Facebook and Instagram. It’s an egg-cellent opportunity to connect with industry professionals, learn more about organizations you want to work at, and get answers to your career questions!

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