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As one of North America’s leading electricity producers, Ontario Power Generation offers challenging opportunities and career diversity in a work environment where safety is a fundamental value – and where you can realize your personal and professional goals.

JOB TITLE: Engineering / Business Co-op or Developmental Student – Summer 2016
LOCATION: Toronto, Ontario
STATUS: Co-op or Developmental Student – Summer 2016
EDUCATION LEVEL: Minimum of third year
SHIFT(S): Days
TRAVEL: Minimum
DEADLINE TO APPLY: January 20, 2016

We are excited to offer a student placement in our HTO – Project Services Group which is located in Toronto, Ontario.

NOTE: All students applying for student positions at OPG must be returning to full-time studies upon completion of their work term. Exceptions will be made for students who require a work term in order to graduate. You will be required to show an OPG hiring manager your transcript, should you be invited to an interview.

You may have the opportunity to assist in the support, development and implementation of our Work Program.


As the successful candidate, you may have the opportunity to assist in a variety of work assignments which may include:

  • Project Estimating and Business Planning Support;
  • Project Metrics and Lessons Learned Analysis;
  • Cost and Scheduling Support on Hydro-Thermal Projects.

This job will provide you with the following professional development:

  • Project Management Best Practices;
  • Project Controls in Engineering and Construction.

We are searching for an enthusiastic Engineering or Business student who has completed a minimum of 3 years and will be returning to university or college (full time) upon completion of this work term or requires one final work term to graduate.

Preference may be given to the candidate who has the following skills and qualification:

  • Microsoft Office (PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Access);
  • SharePoint;
  • Microsoft Project;
  • Primavera P6.

Application Details

Engineering / Business Co-op or Developmental Student – Summer 2016 – 1501429. Students are asked to apply online at www.mypowercareer.com as the positions will remain posted until January 20, 2016.

We hire dozens of students each term, and we work hard to keep them challenged and provide learning opportunities.  In fact, many of our students return for a second term because the OPG experience is so valuable.  So tell us what areas you’re interested in and we’ll tell you what you can accomplish in the months you’re with us, while you enjoy networking with your peers in a flex-time and business-casual work environment!

If you are ready to be challenged, please apply on-line only at www.mypowercareer.com, no later than 11:59 PM (E.S.T.), January 20, 2016.

If your school requires a separate application through their own process, you are still required to apply at our staffing website http://www.mypowercareer.com. OPG will only consider applications submitted to our website.

OPG sincerely thanks all those who apply, however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.  In the event you are invited for an interview, please note you will be required to provide transcripts.  If you receive an interview, please notify the hiring manager of any accommodations you may require for the selection process.

You must be eligible to work in Canada.

OPG supports the principles and practices of diversity.



In accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code, Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, and the Ontario Power Generation’s Accessibility Standard, accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process. Applicants need to make their needs known by contacting us in advance.