ABEC - August 12th, 2013
Public Service Internship Program for Internationally Trained Engineers
The OPS Internship
Program for Internationally Trained Engineers (ITEs) provides paid work
placements of 12 to 15 months in duration. The internship experience is
designed to give the relevant Canadian work experience required for licensing
by Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO), the licensing body for engineers in
Ontario, so interns can meet licence requirements and join Ontario's labour
All 2013 positions
will be available on the website. The March 2013 posting is now closed. An
additional posting may take place in the spring of 2013. Please visit this
website in order to view Internship Assignments.
trained engineers who apply for ITE positions must have been screened through
Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) to ascertain that they qualify by
satisfying technical/educational requirements for licensing except for the
12-months of Canadian experience. Candidates should provide documentation from
PEO with their applications that demonstrate they have:
PEO's academic and technical requirements for licensing except for the minimum
12 months of verifiable and acceptable engineering experience in a Canadian
jurisdiction, under the supervision of a professional engineer licensed in the
jurisdiction in which the work was undertaken.
to PEO's satisfaction at least 36 months of acceptable and verifiable
PEO's Professional Practice Examination.
• Be eligible
for work and licensing in Canada.
language skills adequate for the workplace.
The OPS employs
engineers in a range of disciplines, including:
Candidates will be
hired for positions that are compatible with their academic discipline, so they
may meet PEO's licence requirements and become licensed engineers at the end of
the internship period. Please note that it is the responsibility of the applicant
to demonstrate that the engineering experience requirements as outlined in
PEO's Guide to the Required Experience for Licensing as a Professional
Engineer in Ontario been met to the
satisfaction of the association.
note that it is the responsibility of the applicant to demonstrate that the
engineering experience requirements as outlined in PEO's Guide to the Required Experience for
Licensing as a Professional Engineer in Ontario
have been met to the satisfaction of the association. Recruitment takes place
up to three times a year.
Job advertisements for
positions that have been designated bilingual will be provided in both English
and French. Positions that are not designated bilingual are not translated and
are displayed in English only on both the English and French versions of the
2013 positions are 12 to 15 months in duration and have an
annual minimum salary of $ 58,862. Applicants should
have, or be eligible for, their Provisional Licence from PEO.
available new positions will be posted on this website at the end of August
To learn more about
becoming a licensed engineer in Ontario, please contact Professional
information about the OPS Internship Program for Internationally Trained
Engineers contact us by e-mail at ITIproposals@ontario.ca or by post
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99 Wellesley St. West, Whitney block, 5th Floor, Room 5320
Toronto, ON M7A 1W4
77 Wellesley St. W. 4th floor
Toronto, ON M7A 1N3
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