News Summer student jobs approved for Nickel Belt SHARE ON: Rocco Frangione, staff Thursday, Apr. 17th, 2014 In Nickel Belt, New Democrat MP Claude Gravelle says 140 students in the riding will find summer work. They’ll work at 62 organizations including some in West Nipissing. The various positions work out to $320,000 in salaries over the summer. Some of the sectors benefitting include First Nations, municipalities, tourism and farmers.