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Application Engineer - Student

Sandvik Mining and Rock Solutions is seeking a:

Summer Student - Application Engineer

Location: Lively, ON

At Sandvik, we offer you a world of opportunities. Our diverse activities and global network allow you to explore your potential and grow. We recognize your performance and offer you a variety of ways to fuel your growth toward exceptional achievements.

Currently, we have an opening for a Summer Student - Application Engineer. The Application Engineer Student is responsible for providing application and engineering knowledge, advice and support both internally and externally to resolve requests regarding Sandvik’s underground drills to maximize the benefits derived from the organization’s products and/or services.

Please note that student positions are offered on a full time or part time contract basis for a maximum of 90 days.

While searching for the best opportunity for yourself today, we are already thinking ahead of your future tomorrow. So now we challenge you to take it one step further and apply!

What You Will Be Doing

  • Creation and coordination of ‘Scope of Work’ documents for new equipment
  • Working with Lifecyle Team on reconciling estimated cost of maintenance versus actuals
  • Working with ‘Mean Time Before Failure’ analyses
  • Learning our core businesses – Battery Electric Drivelines, Underground Drills, Loaders, Trucks, Ground Support, Design Software, Equipment Automation, etc.
  • Supporting site visits
  • Other ad hoc projects

Environmental Health and Safety

  • We are ethical and compliant, and dedicated to health, safety and sustainability. Health and safety is our priority!

What you will bring along

  • Problem-Solving Skills: critical thinking and problem-solving skills to tackle challenges faced by Sandvik
  • Adaptability: adapting to new environments and learning quickly, which would enable you to contribute effectively to Sandvik's diverse projects and teams
  • Communication Skills: Effective communication is essential in any engineering role; strong verbal and written communication skills, facilitating clear and efficient exchange of ideas
  • Teamwork: a collaborative attitude to support multidisciplinary teams working together towards common goals
  • Safety Focus: active contribution to creating a safe working environment for yourself and others.
  • Eagerness to Learn: eager to gain hands-on experience and expand knowledge in the mining industry
  • Computer skills and experience with Microsoft software and Office suite.

In return for your passion and drive, we will offer you...

  • The opportunity to have an impact on the performance of our divisions.
  • The opportunity to be part of an ambitious team, in an industry-leading company.
  • The opportunity to discover your full potential.
  • The opportunity to connect with a network of other students working in a variety of different fields.
  • The opportunity to gain hands on experience working alongside a team of industry leading professionals.

Our culture

Our core values are the soul of the company. They guide us in our actions and daily business decisions. We are a company with an open-minded culture that encourages employees to share ideas and work innovatively. We embrace diversity and inclusion and inspire everyone to bring their authentic selves to work everyday!

We take pride in our agile customer-focused decision making. We empower our employees, providing strong performance management and opportunities to grow your career.

Do you want to learn more?

To learn more about Sandvik, our people and products please visit our website: https://www.home.sandvik/en/about-us/

How to Apply

Qualified candidates can apply at www.sandvik.com/careers to the Summer Student - Application Engineer requisition R0065274. We thank all applicants. Only those considered for an interview will be contacted.

We are an equal opportunity employer which values diversity in the workplace and encourage applications from members of equity-seeking communities including women, racialized persons, Indigenous persons, persons with disabilities, and persons of all sexual orientations or gender identities/expressions.

We are committed to creating an inclusive and barrier free experience to applicants with accessibility needs; therefore, requests for accommodation can be made at any stage during the recruitment process. Please contact commonHR.canada@sandvik.com for more information.