• Location: Chipman, NB
  • Deadline: June 19, 2022 at 11:59 pm


At J.D. Irving, Limited, you are part of an energetic team of professionals who lead with integrity and are passionate about achieving results.  With a culture that nurtures talent and creates an inclusive workplace, you can grow your career across our diverse operating divisions.

We currently have an exciting opportunity within our operations for a Chemical Engineering Co-op student position in Chipman.


  • Education Required:
    • Working towards a bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering
    • In good academic standing and returning to school in Fall 2022
  • No experience is required.
  • High energy, motivated, and willing to learn
  • Ability to work in a team
  • Attention to detail
  • Very good communication and organization skills
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple assignments and shifting priorities

What You Can Expect from Your Work Term:

  • The roles and responsibilities will center around three positions at the manufacturing sites within the maintenance departments: Planning/Scheduling, Reliability Engineering & Direct Supervision
  • Individuals will make effective use of the installed CMMS (computerized maintenance management system) for generating and tracking work orders and procurement of any required materials and services
  • Responsibilities may include participating in RCFA (root cause failure analysis) teams and developing triggers for investigations. Students will be exposed to process information systems and a six-sigma approach to problem solving
  • Depending on the site, students may be exposed to directing crews, and supervision of lubrication and vibration data collection technicians
  • All positions will rely on the candidate assisting in eliminating barriers to getting tasks completed and improving equipment availability

To Apply for this Career Opportunity:

Please apply online:

When applying please be sure to include your resume and transcript.

NOTE: The recruiter is reviewing and interviewing eligible applicants for this position as they are received. There are a limited number of positions available, so you are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

We appreciate your interest in our company! Please note, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. All candidates will be required to complete our standard assessments prior to being invited to participate in next steps.  Candidates will receive their invite to assessments following their application and we encourage candidates to complete these as soon as possible.

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