Explore our internships and new graduate opportunities.

At Ontario Power Generation (OPG), we believe that our people are the vital ingredient in our success and we pride ourselves in offering a significant number of internships and new graduate opportunities. Spending your internship at OPG means more than just earning some money, it means developing your skills and expanding your knowledge while generating a future of possibilities.

Internships

At OPG, we have two streams of internship opportunities – one focused on engineering and one on non-engineering fields.  The programs are formally known as Professional Engineering Year Students and Professional Experience Year Student (PEYs). 

Internships are 12 months in duration (with a possibility to extend to 16 months) and provide the opportunity for students to complement their academic background with valuable professional work experience relating to their field of study. 

For our Professional Engineering Year Students, the hours you work during your Internship at OPG may be credited towards achievement of your Professional Engineering (P.Eng.) designation.

Eligibility:

  • Enrolled in a post-secondary institution full-time and be registered in an internship program at your university
  • Must return to university on a full-time basis upon completion of their Internship work term to complete the requirements of their academic program
  • (For engineering students) Must have completed their third year of a 4-year or their fourth year of a 5-year accredited Engineering or Applied Science program

When to Apply: Mid-September to Mid-October

Interviews: Mid-November

Start Date: May

New Graduate Program

As a new graduate, you are at the beginning of an exciting career path. Our unique New Graduate Program allows you to apply your knowledge to the real-life challenges facing the electricity industry, while gaining the additional training needed to be successful at OPG.

During your time as a New Graduate, you will participate in orientation activities, complete the training requirements of your role and participate in rotational opportunities in one of OPG’s business units.

Eligibility:

  • Must have graduated with an accredited Bachelor of Engineering or Applied Science degree within the last 2 years or graduating in the current year

When to Apply: Mid-September to Mid-October

Interviews: Mid-November

Start Date: May

 

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