Welcome to Aboriginal Access to Engineering, Queen's University

Mineral

mineral engineering

Mineral engineers work in finding minerals like salt, gypsum and sulfur. Mineral engineers also work to change raw mineral materials into products.

Examples

Mineral engineers:

  • Find new mineral sources
  • Find the best way to remove minerals from different places
  • Test mineral samples in the laboratory

In your community

As a mineral engineer, your knowledge would be helpful in making sure your community leaders have all the information they need to make a good decision about the natural resources on their land.

If you like...

  • Problem solving
  • Being creative
  • Exploring the earth
  • Making new discoveries
  • Helping the environment

...you might like Mineral Engineering!

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Kingston, Ontario, K7L 3N6, Canada

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