At CN everyday brings new and exciting challenges. You can expect an interesting environment where you're part of making sure our business is running optimally and safely-helping keep the economy on track. We provide the kind of paid training and opportunities that long-term careers are built on and we recognize hard workers who strive to make a difference. You will be able to thrive in our close-knit, safety-focused culture working together as ONE TEAM. The careers we offer are meaningful because the work we do matters. Join us!
Summer Internship for students in Mechanical Department
CN is currently seeking candidates who are working towards obtaining a Bachelors of Science specializing in Mechanical/Agricultural or Biological Engineering or Bachelors in Business Management for a paid internship during the summer of 2021 (May 17- August 20, 2021). Duties and Responsibilities:
* Shadow Mechanical Supervisors who supervise and coach union staff
* Observe train safety inspections
* Audit cars with the Mechanical Supervisor
* Check for defects with the Carman
* Update records for locomotives and cars
* Observe efficiency tests performed on employees
* Attend conference calls and meetings with clients
* Assist with audits and capital programs
* Work on special projects as assigned
The ideal candidate profile:
As a leading North American transportation and logistics company, CN is a true backbone of the economy. With a team of approximately 25,000 railroaders, our focus is on moving both our company and the economy forward. We transport US$200 billion worth of goods annually for a wide range of business sectors from resource to manufactured products to consumer goods, across a 20,000-mile network spanning Canada and mid-America. CN is the only Canadian company listed in the Transportation and Transportation Infrastructure sector of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI). Launched in 1999, the DJSI World represents the gold standard for corporate sustainability. At CN, we work as ONE TEAM, focused on safety, sustainability and our customers, providing operational and supply chain excellence to deliver results.
CN is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. It is our policy to fill vacant positions with qualified candidates without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, or disability, assuming an individual can perform the essential functions of the job with or without accommodation. Only qualified candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please monitor your email on a regular basis, as communication is primarily made through email.