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Job Title:  Engineering Co-op Student, Process engineering (Summer 2023)


Saint-Laurent, QC, CA

Other Location(s): 
Employment Type:  Full-Time
Language Requirements:  Bilingual Imperative (BBBB)
Job ID:  164924
Employment Type:  Full-Time
Job Details: 

Job Requisition Id: 164924   
Business Function: Engineering   
Primary City: Saint-Laurent  
Other Location(s):  
Province: Quebec  
Employment Type: Full-Time  
Employment Status: Term  
Language Requirement: Bilingual Imperative (BBBB)  
Employee Class and Level: UPCEA05  
Working Hours: 37.5
Number of Vacancies: 2   
Job Closing Date (MM/DD/YYYY): 02/18/2023

Job Description

Canada Post’s Engineering Group is responsible for the development, implementation and continuous improvement of Canada Post Corporation work processes and practices via day-to-day activities and projects. As an Engineering Co-op Student, you will be supporting the implementation of improvements to our work processes and practices, and your work will include the application of industrial engineering concepts such as:


  • Work element analysis
  • Continuous improvement activities
  • Data sampling and data analysis
  • Standards development
  • Problem diagnosis
  • Kaizen or 5S activities

Job Responsibilities

Why consider the Canada post Engineering Program?


  • You will have the opportunity to apply real industrial engineering concepts.
  • You will be working on meaningful projects and assignments that make a difference and impact our complex physical and digital delivery networks.
  • You will enjoy a collaborative learning environment, working with other engineers with varied experiences.
  • You will be encouraged to be innovative and achieve results through unique solutions.
  • You will be working for a company that builds and understands lean manufacturing and can offer exposure to lean tools.
  • You will enjoy a competitive salary together with mentoring and coaching opportunities.

Job Responsibilities (continued)

In addition to the experience you’ll gain from working for a multi-billion dollar Crown corporation, you’ll receive training in:


  • Six Sigma
  • Work Process Audits
  • Change Management & Implementation
  • Labour Relations



  • To be eligible to apply to the CPC Process Engineering Co-op Program, you must be enrolled in an undergraduate engineering program at an accredited Canadian university with a formal co-op or paid internship curriculum component.
  • You may be required to provide proof of enrolment at your academic institution.
  • Preference will be given to, but not limited to industrial, mechanical and systems engineering students.



  • No Experience required


Other Candidate Requirements 

  • Strong communication skills and ability to liaise with stakeholders at multiple levels–from front-line employees to operations executives.
  • Self-discipline and ability to work independently or with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment.
  • Critical thinking, analytical thinking and organization skills.
  • Knowledge in MS Office, Visio, AutoCAD, etc.

Other Information


Safety Sensitive Positions
This position may be considered a Safety Sensitive position.


Employment Equity

Canada Post will represent Canada’s diversity and provide a safe and welcoming workplace that embraces and celebrates our differences. 

We are committed to employment equity and encourage applications from women, Indigenous Peoples, persons with disabilities and visible minorities.


Conflict of Interest
The Conflict of Interest Policy prohibits employees from hiring, supervising or reporting to, directly or indirectly via the reporting hierarchy, their immediate family or close personal relations. Should you feel that you may be in an actual or potential Conflict of Interest in regard to this job opportunity, you must communicate with the designated Human Resources representative.



Canada Post is committed to providing an inclusive and barrier-free work environment, starting with the hiring process. If you are contacted by Canada Post regarding a job opportunity, please advise if you have any restrictions that need to be accommodated.  All information received in relation to accommodation will be kept confidential.


Important Message
Your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the requirements as Canada Post cannot make assumptions about your education and experience. We thank all those who apply. Only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.


Leadership Behaviours
Decision Making 
– A champion of the organization who takes calculated risks and makes prudent, common sense decisions about current issues, future opportunities and resource requirements in a timely, well thought out manner, that aligns with the corporation's best interests.
Accountability – An individual who strives for performance excellence and who holds him/herself and direct reports accountable for decisions and actions and for learning from mistakes when intended results are not achieved.
Business Orientation – A proactive individual who understands the competitive nature of the business, and is committed to sustaining the business through excellent customer service and new business opportunities.
Execution – A focused and self-motivated individual who acts with a sense of urgency and delivers on time and within budget, by dealing effectively with challenges and ambiguous situations.
Leading People – A compelling communicator and leader who engages, motivates and inspires others to achieve results and who encourages personal growth and finding better ways of doing things.


Our Values

We value diversity as an essential part of who we are as a company, how we operate and how we see our future. We believe that attracting, developing, and retaining people who reflect the diversity of Canada is essential to our success because this matters to all communities and customers we serve. 

Canada Post’s corporate values reflect the principles, beliefs and aspirations that guide our behaviour and shape our culture.

Safety – We are committed to a safe and healthy environment for all our stakeholders.
Customer – We serve Canadians with pride and passion.
Respect – We treat each other with fairness and respect.
Integrity – We act responsibly and with integrity.
Transformation – We will innovate and transform to win in the marketplace.

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