Bombardier targets 1,000 paid internships for the 2020-21 academic yearChristian Fernsby ▼ | October 21, 2020
Bombardier announced that it expects to provide at least 1,000 new paid internship positions in Canada for the 2020-21 academic year.
The Company is already recruiting for these positions and expects to provide opportunities for students from more than 30 universities and colleges across
This announcement marks the second consecutive year that Bombardier has set a fixed goal for paid internship positions.
On October 2 this year, the Company announced it exceeded its 1,000-internship goal for the 2019-2020 academic year by providing more than 1,200 intern positions.
The WIE program was launched earlier this month in partnership with the Gina Cody School for Engineering and Computer Science (GCS) at Concordia University, with the goal of inspiring and encouraging female students to pursue engineering and technology careers.
Interns in this program will gain real life work experience and receive individualized coaching aimed at helping them overcome common barriers to success.
Partner Universities for the 2020-21 academic year include Concordia University, École de technologie supérieure (ÉTS), Polytechnique Montréal, McGill University, HEC Montréal, Université de Sherbrooke, Université de Montréal, Université Laval, UQAM, UQTR, Ryerson University, University of Toronto, McMaster University, University of Waterloo, University of Ottawa, Carleton University, Queen’s University, York University, École nationale d’aérotechnique, Centennial College, George Brown College, Dawson College, Sheridan College, Seneca College, Cégep de Saint-Laurent, Cégep du Vieux Montréal, Cégep de St-Jérôme, O’Sullivan College and Collège Boréal. ■