Intern - Maintenance Engineering

J. R. Simplot Company - Portage la Prairie, MB (15 months ago)

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The J.R. Simplot Company is a diverse, privately held organization, with roots firmly planted in agriculture and agriculture-related businesses. These endeavors have been around for centuries and will continue to be a vital part of the global economy. We currently have a Maintenance Engineering Intern position available at our facility in Portage la Prairie, Manitoba. Portage La Prairie offers friendly small-town atmosphere and nearby urban resources.

What's in it for you?

This position assists the Maintenance Engineering Department with responsibilities as assigned. The position is a full-time, summer-long internship during the Summer break.

What you will do?

The intern will work with the maintenance and engineering teams at the Portage la Prairie plant.

Detailed responsibilities will include:
  • Assists in data analysis of projects.
  • Assists as needed on projects and tasks that related to the engineering and maintenance team at the Portage la Prairie plant.
  • Participates in projects as required.
What you already have:
  • Must be currently enrolled in college/university and preferably pursuing a degree in operations, engineering, or technology.
  • A GPA of at least 3.3 is preferred
  • This position will require shift flexibility and nights/weekends might be required.
  • Must have average or above skills in excel, data analysis, and word and have an active interest in manufacturing and factory work.
  • Adheres to all standards, policies and systems as appropriate.
Disclaimer - The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.


The position is a full-time, summer-long internship during the Summer break.



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