Gain hands-on experience as a student

As a student, you will gain first-hand experience to complement study in your chosen field at OPG.  We have opportunities in both trades and non-trades disciplines.


•  Full-time student and returning to the same program full-time upon completion of the work term
•  GPA must be a minimum of 70%

Carefully review the postings to learn more about the requirements for each position.  Due to the security clearance process, many of these roles are posted at least four (4) to six (6) months ahead of the start date.

Trades Students

We hire students each year to start with us in May for a four-month work term. These positions are targeted to students studying a technician or technologist program in:

• Instrumentation and control
• Electrical
• Industrial mechanical millwright/mechanical engineering technologist, or
• Power engineering.

Non-trades Students

We hire students to start with us in January, May or September. These can be four- or eight-month work terms. These can include positions in business, project management, communication, finance, legal, environment, procurement and many more.

12-month Internships

Each September, we recruit for a selected number of opportunities for non-engineering students, in disciplines such as business, social sciences and computer science who are able to work for 12 months.  These positions typically start in May of the following year.   For engineering students, please visit our Engineering page.


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