CO-OP 2023: Mechanical Engineering Student

  • Location: New Brunswick
  • Deadline: October 29, 2022

Mechanical Engineering Student – Winter 2023 

We currently have exciting opportunities within our operations for Mechanical Engineering Students to join our teams in Saint John and Utopia, New Brunswick, for the Winter 2023 Work Term (January – April).


  • Currently pursuing a degree in Mechanical Engineering and is in good academic standing
  • Available for full-time work from January – April 2023
  • Team player with a safety first mindset 
  • Ability to effectively time manage multiple projects
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Long-term interest in an engineering career

What You Can Expect from your Work Term:

You will get a hands-on work term working in our state-of-the-art facilities alongside our world-class professionals. Tasks may include: 

  • Project concept development and preliminary design assignments
  • Assignments related to the development of project funding applications, justifications
  • Participation in the management of construction contracts and the requisitioning of materials and services
  • Project construction, commissioning, and start-up support activities.
  • Working with contractors and mill personnel to determine scope, planning, and execution of work packages for mill projects

We Offer:

  • Personal and Professional Development Opportunities
  • Career Growth Opportunities in Engineering, Leadership, Maintenance, and Many Other Disciplines
  • Employee Programs: Fitness Reimbursements, Student Housing, Free Parking
  • More Than $400 Million Recently Invested Into Improving and Growing All Our Mills.

This position will be based on-site at one of our 4 mill locations. We have 3 mills located in Saint John, NB and the 4th is located approximately 45 minutes outside of the city in Utopia, NB. Each student is responsible to provide their own reliable form of transportation to and from work.

The recruiter is reviewing and interviewing applicants for this position as they are received. If you are interested in this posting, you are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.

To learn more about our products and services, click here.

Please be advised that some positions have been designated as ‘Safety Sensitive’ where the employee holding the position has a heightened responsibility for his/her own safety or the safety of others due to the nature of the job. If this is the case, you will be informed in the interview process

Irving Pulp and Paper Division is committed to the principle of equal opportunity in its employment practices and to providing an environment free from discrimination and harassment for all employees.

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