SUMMER 2024 CO-OP: Logistics Intern/Co-op – Protocase

  • Location: Sydney, NS
  • Deadline: April 27, 2024

Logistics Intern/Co-op

Logistics · Sydney, Nova Scotia

Logistics Intern / Co-Op

Location: Sydney, NS

Term: 4 Month Co-op/Internship (40 hours per week)

Anticipated Start Date: ASAP

Important Notice: This opportunity comes with student funding support and is open just to Canadian citizens or permanent residents as per the funding guidelines. But hey, if this isn’t a match for you, no worries! We’d love for you to check out our other current openings or take a peek at our “Future Job Opportunities” section.

  • Are you a current student and looking for a co-op position to enhance your education?
  • Do you thrive in fast-paced environments that demand agility and innovative problem-solving?
  • Are you passionate about supply chain activities and eager to apply your classroom knowledge in a real-world setting?

If you’re nodding yes, then our Logistics Internship might be the perfect fit for you!

Why Work With Us?

We offer an enticing alternative to the norm. Our team is constantly at the forefront of innovation, and all this excitement happens right here in Cape Breton. When you join us, you’ll discover a profound sense of meaning and excitement in your work. We want to be clear– we do things a little differently here. You won’t have to navigate through multiple layers of management just to have your voice heard. We value your input and believe in open communication. We’re pioneers in cutting-edge technology, making this an exhilarating place to work, where there’s a constant buzz of excitement.  Join us, and let’s embark on this journey of innovation together.

About The Opportunity

We’re looking for a sharp and lively Logistics Intern to become part of our team. As our Logistics Intern, you’ll be key in keeping our day-to-day operations running smoothly, especially when it comes to handling our inventory. This role will let you work closely with our seasoned logistics team, where you’ll learn a ton about managing inventory, how logistics work, and how to solve problems quickly in a busy setting.

Some key duties of our logistics intern include:

  • Forklift operation
  • Receiving shipments and ensuring accurate documentation
  • Inventory management
  • Root cause investigation

Essential Skills for a Role as Logistics Intern:

  • License to operate a forklift considered an asset
  • Attention to detail
  • Analytical thinking
  • Clear and effective communication, both written and verbal

About our Organization

More than 20 years ago, Protocase revolutionized custom manufacturing by developing a unique mass custom manufacturing system that makes custom electronic enclosures and parts in 2-3 days, with no minimum order. The modular approach of mass custom results in quality nearing that of mass  production, with a flexibility that surpasses most custom job shops. Engineers, researchers and scientists all over the world use Protocase for their custom enclosures and parts, because they understand that latencies and long lead times stifle projects and complicate production runs. Protocase is proud to have a client base of more than 18,000 customers throughout North America and around the world, including Boeing, Google, Raytheon, Apple, NASA, MIT and more. Visit to learn more.

Our Values

  • Our Customers are #1
  • Help Others Succeed
  • Build and Maintain Functional Relationships with Everyone
  • Trust
  • Openness, Honesty and Transparency
  • Respect
  • Common Sense

About the Benefits

The salary will consist of a base salary as well as a performance based incentive which will range between $17-$18/hour, dependent on experience and success in the role.  You will also enjoy the following benefits:

🏆 Training and Growth: We are proud to offer Leadership Training, and other skills development opportunities

🌄Lifestyle of Cape Breton, Nova Scotia: Enjoy breathtaking hiking trails, stunning beaches, nearby golf and skiing, live music, and a vibrant culture – a lifestyle that marries nature and the great outdoors with a sense of friendship and community unlike anywhere else

🏡 Countless Community Discounts at local shops and restaurants

🎉 Social Events: Join in on regular social events, including seasonal parties and monthly lunches

Although our business is growing, our team remains supportive, inclusive and tight-knit. Continuous improvement has always underpinned our success and we actively foster an environment of open communication, creative collaboration and the sharing of ideas. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to be a Leader in Eastern Canada’s best place to work!

 Please apply online on the link below: