JDI Transportation and Logistics – Careers In Motion – Engineering Students – Winter/Summer 2022

Careers In Motion – Engineering Students – Winter/Summer 2022

Does a job with real responsibilities and meaningful contributions interest you? Are you looking for an opportunity to work with a team of industry leading professionals? Do you want to gain hands-on experience that could lead to full-time employment upon graduation?


If so, we might have the position for you!


At J.D. Irving, Limited, our Transportation and Logistics team works with a powerful group of unique and successful businesses in the marine, railway, and trucking sectors. As a recognized leader in freight movement and logistics services, we are the destination of choice for curious, energetic, and collaborative people.


We hire high-energy, motivated student leaders for our Careers in Motion program that allow them to gain knowledge across our various business units. We invest in continuous professional growth through strong career development programs, while providing an opportunity for students to leave their mark on a growing company. Join us and work among the best in the Maritimes!


We Have Student Opportunities!


A Careers in Motion student will work with a dynamic team of engineering professionals within a Transportation and Logistics business unit. We welcome all students with an engineering background to apply – whether it be Mechanical, Electrical, Civil, or Industrial.


Our opportunities range from Mechanical Analysts to Civil Engineering Project Coordinators. Come explore positions such as Operations Support with Atlantic Towing or RST/Sunbury, or roles in fields such as Business Analytics, supporting multiple businesses at the Divisional Level.



  • Currently enrolled in an accredited university in an Engineering degree program
  • Self-starter, attention to detail, punctual, consistent, and flexible
  • Goal-oriented, demonstrates initiative, and enjoys working in a team environment
  • Demonstrates problem solving skills and evidence-based decision-making abilities
  • Curiosity, drive for excellence, and a deep interest in engineering
  • Superior communication skills, both written and verbal


Student Expectations for Your Work Term

  • Involved with various projects (designing, developing, operating, and maintaining products, equipment, and processes)
  • Use your technical knowledge to carry out engineering tasks such as performing calculations, operating preparing reports, and analytics
  • Hands-on and practical experience
  • Job shadowing opportunities and establishment of mentor relationships
  • Serve as a data and/or analytics resource for initiative-based teams


Please Apply Online for this Opportunity!

We appreciate your interest in J.D. Irving, Limited, however only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.