Engineering Intern (12-16 Month Contract)




POSITION TITLE:              Engineering Interns (Mechanical, Electrical, Hydraulic and Software Design)

REPORTS TO:                    Product Engineering Manager

START DATE:                     May 2022 (12-16-month duration preferred)

About us:   MacLean Engineering is a mobile mining equipment OEM that is at the forefront of technology and innovation within our industry.  We are actively recruiting for our 12 – 16-month internship positions in our engineering department.  We are looking for up to 8 candidates to join our existing mechanical, electrical, hydraulic and software designers within one of our four unique and exciting divisions of engineering: capital production, customer support, diversified and advanced vehicle technology.

About the Position: The successful candidates will be working as a member of the assigned Product Design team in our Sudbury, Ontario facility, and will be given the opportunity to gain valuable experience, knowledge and exposure in the design and manufacturing of our products.

  • Work as a member of our engineering product teams that are responsible for the overall design of our products as well as supporting our adjacent manufacturing facilities where the equipment is built
  • Design and detail various parts and subsystems in 2D or 3D CAD that is in relation to their field of expertise or as assigned by Managers or more senior designers
  • Complete Engineering Change Notices (ECN’s) to communicate new or revised designs to the broader departments
  • Assist with developing technical content for the products such as Product Service Bulletins, Maintenance Bulletins, and other similar material
  • Work with the department to help create and improve our overall processes and procedures in keeping with our Quality Policy and Objectives
  • Assist our software developers with coding, debugging and testing of our various software and technology systems (eg. Python, C, C++, Codesys, Danfoss Plus+1, Connected Components, Simulink, ROS, Linux and others)

About You: The successful candidate(s) must be willing to learn, open-minded and flexible, organized and detail oriented, team oriented, disciplined, and must have a positive attitude, along with the following qualifications:

  • Enrolled in a qualified Engineering program
  • Preference will be given to candidates who can demonstrate some relevant exposure through academic or work experience that would suit these positions
  • Exposure to software/programming experience, project teams, and other independent work should be covered in your submission

We thank all applicants in advance for their application and interest in MacLean Engineering & Marketing Co Limited. However only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

The MacLean Way

Equipping the mining world with innovative mobile equipment solutions is what we do at MacLean, but more importantly is the why.    We aspire to be best-in-class leaders in the design, manufacturing, and support of engineered solutions that make mining safer, greener, and more productive.

This brand promise is inextricably linked to our people.

We are a global, family-owned company where we treat each other, our customers, and our host communities as if they were family.  This is our competitive differentiator across the board when it comes to employee development, customer relationships, and business results.

Our production facility and branch footprint on four continents and market reach into six continents is in keeping with the scope of our ambition to develop paradigm-changing, tech-enabled mining vehicles the world over.  This transformative vision requires a wide range of talent working together across the company’s manufacturing, engineering, product management, marketing, sales, aftermarket support, finance, and human resource functions.

We are building a diverse, top-performing employee base by hiring entrepreneurial, creative, hardworking, ethical, and safety focused candidates who want to make a lasting difference and build a career doing it.

If this sound like you, dive in and join the MacLean innovation wave!

MacLean Engineering & Marketing Co. Limited is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to providing employment accommodation in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (2005).

MacLean Engineering & Marketing Co. Limited will provide accommodations to job applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require an accommodation, please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs.

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