London Manufacturing Jobs

IT Co-op 2021

by Cargill Canada

Position Type: Co-op
Location: London, ON
Date Posted: Feb 19, 2021
Cargill Canada

Job Description


IT Co-op 2021

Want to?build a stronger, more sustainable future and cultivate your career? Join Cargill's global team of 160,000 employees who are committed to safe, responsible and sustainable ways to nourish the world. This position is in Cargill’s protein and salt business, where we provide wholesome, high-quality food products to a wide range of customers, from foodservice operators and grocery stores to manufacturers and exporters.
Internships at Cargill:
Imagine an internship where you get the chance to apply knowledge gained in the classroom to a real-life environment and then multiply that tenfold. From day one, you will be an integral part of the team. Internships are 16 weeks long, and we pride ourselves on having one of the most diverse internship programs in the industry. During the internship, you will tackle real challenges, cultivate your curiosity, have client exposure, enjoy both personal and team accomplishments and have your initiative acknowledged along the way. You will collaborate and build relationships with colleagues and clients who represent diverse work, culture and resolution styles. We look for people who want to grow, support, think and produce.
Information Technology Intern/Co-op:
The Information Technology Intern/Co-op is responsible for day to day IT support.  This includes but is not limited to level 1 program and plant support, taking calls, assisting end-users and communicating with the service desk. Assist with installation and maintenance of computers, servers, network hardware and software.
Principle Accountabilities
45 %      Support plant operations with level 1 hardware and software support; answer end-use calls, and determine support required and assist when appropriate
35 %      Assist service desk with assigned incidents and provide technical support to employees using software packages on the network; investigate, identify, and resolve hardware and software problems for PC’s and servers
10 %      Assist with installation and maintenance of new computer/network hardware and software; ensure the Altiris inventory system is current and apply information protection standards to PC’s and servers
10 %      Assist with special projects, which may include server refresh or web development; install and configure software and hardware
Internship Programming:
  • Cargill offers both housing assistance and relocation reimbursement to co-ops who qualify (based on mileage)
  • Internships are paid and are at least 16 weeks in duration.
  • Day–to-day transportation to and from work is the responsibility of the intern.
  • Interns who demonstrate exceptional performance and a curiosity to learn more may be offered a full-time position for the following year.
Job Location:
  • London, ON
  • Plant setting, must be open to interning in either type of setting 

Required Qualifications:
  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree or diploma in Information Technology from an accredited program graduating between December 2021 and May 2023.
  • Advanced knowledge of computer/network hardware and software
  • Demonstrated analytical and technical skills
  • Ability to relate technical knowledge to job-related duties
  • Demonstrated ability to solve problems and make decisions independently
  • Strong prioritization and problem solving skills; collaboration skills; verbal and written communication skills; and information research and gathering skills
  • Must be legally entitled to work for Cargill in Canada
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds and cultures
  • All candidates must be geographically flexible and willing to relocate for an internship opportunity anywhere in the Canada. 
  • Able to complete a 4-month co-op (April 2021 – August 2021).
  • Must possess a high degree of initiative and resourcefulness in completing work with limited guidance
Preferred Qualifications: Apply now