Cardinal Health Summer Student - Engineer in Gananoque, Canada

Cardinal Health is currently seeking 3 Engineering interns who are looking to gain professional experience in the field of engineering and manufacturing technology. These positions support the manufacturing operation at the Gananoque facility under the direction of the Engineering Manager. You will be part of the engineering team interfacing with manufacturing to actively troubleshoot production problems as well as continually improve the process. Equipment changes, upgrades and capital projects are managed within the plant’s quality system including change control and process validation procedures. You will be required to apply knowledge of engineering principles and practices to effectively accomplish technical assignments and projects supporting an FDA regulated 24/7 manufacturing environment.

Internships are designed to help build your professional credentials by providing meaningful, practical, on-the-job training and experiences, while also igniting your imagination. Opportunities are available to students who are motivated to learn and grow. You will get a chance to contribute your best ideas and work in an environment that inspires innovative results. Students in our internship program provide tremendous value to our organization through increased productivity, introduction of innovative, fresh ideas and talent, and have the potential to become reliable and skilled permanent employees. The Ludlow Engineering Internship Program is geared toward conscientious Engineering students who are entering into their third or final year of their Degree program. It is a stimulating and rewarding experience, helping the student make the transition from school to work and career while motivating the student for a potential manufacturing, engineering & technology future.

Program Outline:

Each internship project selection will include 1 major and 2 minor projects, all deliverable within the summer period of 10-12 weeks.

  • Each intern will be assigned a mentor/champion to help guide them and serve as a resource for them.
  • Interns will present a midway review to select site Leadership and a closing presentation to the site Leadership team.
  • Successful completion of the program could lead to an early offer of employment to candidates upon graduation.


  • The student must be pursuing a Mechanical , Electrical or Chemical Engineering Degree and entering into their third or final year of studies in September 2018
  • Proficient computer skills (Microsoft Office) and CAD drawing
  • Good communication skills
  • Demonstrated leadership ability and energetic, self-motivated
  • Intense collaboration
  • Passionate customer focus
  • Thoughtful, fast, disciplined execution
  • Tenacious commitment to continuous improvement
  • Relentless drive to win
  • Ability to multitask and meet deadlines
  • Performs other Engineering duties as assigned

Cardinal Health is committed to employment equity and encourages applications from women, visible minorities, Aboriginal peoples and persons with disabilities. Cardinal Health is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process, in accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). Our Human Resources team is responsible for working with applicants requesting an accommodation at any stage of the hiring process.

Cardinal Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.