NOC 21. Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences

Employer Connect is a tool that connects Employers To Students that are participating in CO-OPs, Internships Or Field Placements though Post Secondary Education Institutions in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton Area

What is a Co-op?

Co-ops are paid work terms, typically 4 months in length for a student in a Post-Secondary Education (PSE) institution with an experiental learning component to the education program related to their field of study.

What is an Internship?

Internships are paid work-terms that is 4 to 16 months in length and take place near the end of the students related education program allowing them to apply the skills and knowledge they have acquired from their post secondary education.

What is a Field Placement

Field Placements are short-term, unpaid work placements that provide students with supervised hands-on experience within their field of study.

Brock University

Brock University - St. Catherine's, ON

Brock University offers various co-op opportunities for employers to hire students for professional occupations in natural and applied sciences. Co-op programs are generally 4-month work terms, available year-round, starting January, May or September. In addition, Brock University offers the Canada-Brazil Science Without Borders Internship Placement, which allows international students from Brazil studying at Brock University to participate in a 14-16 week unpaid research, lab-based, or industry internship.


Field Placements

No available field placements in Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences.

Contact Directory

Career Center:

Canada-Brazil Science Without Borders Internship Placement:

  • Jade Bowie, International Affairs Assistant, Brock International
  • E-mail: jbowie@brocku.ca
  • Phone: 905-688-5550 ext. 6160
Centennial College

Centennial College of Applied Arts and Technology - Toronto, ON

Centennial College offers field placement opportunities for its undergraduate students related to professional occupations in natural and applied sciences. Please contact the program coordinator for field placement dates and availability.


CO-OPs

No available co-ops in Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences.

Internships

No available internships in Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences.

Contact Directory

Bachelor of Information Technology (Computer and Communication Networks) Field Placements:

Conestoga College

Conestoga College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning – Kitchener, ON

Conestoga College offers various co-op opportunities for its undergraduate students applicable to professional occupations in natural and applied sciences. Co-op positions are generally 4-month work terms.


Internships

No available internships in Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences.

Field Placements

No available field placements in Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences.

Contact Directory

Co-op Centre Contact

Fanshawe College

Fanshawe College of Applied Arts and Technology - London, ON

Fanshawe College offers numerous co-op opportunities for its undergraduate students applicable to professional occupations in natural and applied sciences. Co-op positions are 4- or 8-month work terms, minimum of 10 weeks.


Internships

No available internships in Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences.

Field Placements

No available field placements in Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences.

Contact Directory

Co-operative Education Office:

George Brown College

George Brown College of Appled Arts and Technology - Toronto, ON

George Brown College offers field placement opportunities related to professional occupations in natural and applied sciences. Please contact the different programs to learn more about field placement dates and availability.


CO-OPs

No available co-ops in Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences.

Internships

No available internships in Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences.

Field Placements

Participating Programs:

Contact Directory

Honours Bachelor of Technology (Construction Management) Field Placements:

McMaster University

McMaster University - Hamilton, ON

McMaster University offers numerous co-op opportunities for employers to hire undergraduate students related to professional occupations in natural and applied sciences. Co-op programs are 4- or 8-months work terms. In addition, McMaster University offers various internship opportunities. One internship opportunity is held with the Master of Biomedical Discovery & Commercialization students, where Internships are 4 months in length, starting in January. Another internship opportunity is the Undergraduate Science Internship Course. The Undergraduate Science Internship Course allows employers to hire upper year undergraduate students in an Honours program in the Faculty of Science for a full-time, paid internship. Internships are 4, 8, 12 or 16 months in length.


CO-OPs

Engineering Co-op (Undergraduate):

  • Biotechnology
  • Chemical Engineering (with a Bioengineering option)
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer and Software Engineering (includes Computer Science, Mechatronics and Business Informatics)
  • Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • Engineering Physics
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Process Automation Technology
  • For information about the above listed programs click here

Science Co-op (Undergraduate):

  • Actuarial & Financial Mathematics
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology & Pharmacology
  • Biophysics
  • Chemical Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Earth & Environmental Sciences
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Geography & Environmental Sciences
  • Life Sciences
  • Mathematics & Statistics
  • Medical Physics
  • Molecular Biology & Genetics
  • Physics
  • For information about the above listed programs click here

Field Placements

No available field placements in Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences.

Contact Directory

Career Center:

Engineering Co-op and Career Services:

Science Career and Cooperative Education:

Master of Biomedical Discovery & Commercialization Internships:

Undergraduate Science Internship Course:

Queen's University

Queen's University - Kingston, ON

Queen’s University offers employers the opportunity to hire undergraduate students through the Queen’s Undergraduate Internship Program (QUIP). Internships are 12 to 16 months – beginning in January, May or September. In addition, Queen’s University hosts other internship opportunities with its different schools/faculties. Please contact the different programs to learn more about their internship details.


CO-OPs

No available co-ops in Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences.

Internships

Queen’s Undergraduate Internship Program:

  • Astrophysics
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology
  • Biology & Mathematics
  • Biology & Psychology
  • Biomedical Computing
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Civil Engineering
  • Cognitive Science
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Computing & Mathematics
  • Computing & the Creative Arts
  • Earth System Science
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Chemistry
  • Engineering Physics
  • Environmental Biology
  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Environmental Geology
  • Environmental Life Science
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Toxicology
  • Geography and Planning
  • Geological Engineering
  • Geology
  • Kinesiology
  • Life Sciences
  • Mathematical Physics
  • Mathematics
  • Mathematics and Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mining Engineering
  • Physics
  • Psychology
  • Software Design
  • Statistics
  • For information about the above listed programs click here

Master of Engineering Industrial Internship Program:

School of Environmental Studies Internships:

School of Urban and Regional Planning Internships:

Field Placements

No available field placements in Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences.

Contact Directory

Career Center:

Queen’s Undergraduate Internship Program:

Master of Engineering Industrial Internship Program:

School of Environmental Studies Internships:

School of Urban and Regional Planning Internships:

  • Dr. John Andrew, Internship Program Coordinator
  • E-mail: john.andrew@queensu.ca
  • Phone: 613-533-6000 ext. 75756
Ryerson University

Ryserson University - Toronto, ON

Ryerson University offers a wide range of co-op opportunities for employers interested in hiring undergraduate students related to professional occupations in natural and applied sciences. Co-op positions are generally 4-month work terms, with options of 8, 12 or 16 month work terms available. Ryerson University’s Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering offers the Co-operative Internship program. This program allows employers to hire 3rd year undergraduate Biomedical, Electrical and Computer Engineering students for 8, 12 or 16 months, available year round. Ryerson University offers the Industrial Internship program. This program allows employers to hire 3rd year undergraduate Engineering students for 12-16 months, available year round. In addition, Ryerson University offers field placement opportunities.


Field Placements

Participating Programs:

Contact Directory

Co-op Centre:

Co-operative Internship Program:

Industrial Internship Program:

  • Aerospace Engineering:
  • Phone: 416-979-5016
  • Civil Engineering:
  • Phone: 416-979-5000 ext. 6473
  • Email: gluk@ryerson.ca
  • Biomedical/Computer/Electrical Engineering:
  • Yvonne Cordwell, Internship/Program Assistant
  • Phone: 416-979-5000 ext. 5052
  • Email: cordwell@ee.ryerson.ca
  • Mechanical and Industrial Engineering:
  • Dr. Donald Tham, IIP Coordinator
  • Phone: 416-979-5000 ext. 7209
  • Email: dtham@ryerson.ca

Geographic Analysis Field Placements:

  • Sally Wong, Undergraduate Program Administrator, Geographic Analysis
  • Phone: 416-979-5000 ext. 5038
  • E-mail: info@geography.ryerson.ca
Seneca College

Seneca College - North York, ON

Seneca College offers various co-op opportunities applicable to professional occupations in natural and applied sciences. Co-op positions are generally 4-month work terms, starting in September, January or May.


Internship

No available internships in Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences.

Field Placements

No available field placements in Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences.

Contact Directory

Career Center:

Co-ops (General contact):

Sheridan College

Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning - Oakville, ON

Sheridan College offers a variety of undergraduate co-op and internship opportunities applicable to professional occupations in natural and applied sciences. Co-op and internship positions are generally 4- or 8-month work terms, starting in September, January or May.


Field Placements

No available field placements in Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences.

Contact Directory

Honours Bachelor of Computing and Network Communications – Internet Communications Technology Co-op:

  • Phone: 905-845-9430

Honours Bachelor of Applied Information Sciences - Information Systems Security Internship:

Honours Bachelor of Applied Computer Science - Mobile Computing Internship:

Trent University

Trent University - Peterborough, ON

Trent University offers undergraduate internship opportunities related to professional occupations in natural and applied sciences. Please contact the different programs to find more details about internship dates and availability.


CO-OPs

No available co-ops in Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences.

Field Placements

No available field placements in Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences.

Contact Directory

Biology/Biomedical Science Internships:

Sustainable Agriculture and Food Systems Internships:

University of Guelph

University of Guelph - Guelph, ON

The University of Guelph offers a variety of undergraduate co-op opportunities for professional occupations in health. Co-op positions are 4- or 8-month work terms, starting in January, May or September.


Internships

No available internships in Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences.

Field Placements

No available field placements in Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences.

Contact Directory

Cooperative Education and Career Services:

University of Ontario

University of Ontario Institute of Technology - Hamilton, ON

The University of Ontario Institute of Technology offers a variety of undergraduate co-op and internship opportunities related to professional occupations in natural and applied sciences. Co-op positions are generally 4-month work terms, starting January, May or September. Internship positions are generally 12-16 months in length.


Internships

No available internships in Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences.

Field Placements

No available field placements in Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences.

Contact Directory

Career Centre:

Applied and Industrial Mathematics/Biological Science/Chemistry/Computer Science/Life Sciences/Pharmaceutical Chemistry/Physics Co-op:

Engineering Co-ops and Internships:

Health Physics and Radiation Science Co-op and Internships:

  • Phone: 905-721-8668 ext. 5511

Information Technology - Networking And Information Technology Security Internships:

University of Toronto

University of Toronto - Toronto, ON

The University of Toronto offers a wide range of co-op opportunities for its undergraduate and graduate students related to professional occupations in natural and applied sciences. Co-op placements begin in January, May or September and range from 4-16 months. The University of Toronto offers various internship opportunities. The Academic Internship courses are unpaid 100-200 hour internships for 3rd and 4th year undergraduate students. The Engineering Summer Internship Program allows employers to hire 2nd and 3rd year Engineering students for 4-month internships from May-August. The Professional Experience Year Internship gives employers the opportunity to hire students from the Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering and the Faculty of Arts & Science for a 12-16 month paid internship. In addition, the University of Toronto offers field placement opportunities, where employers can submit industry project proposals for students to solve and develop.


CO-OPs

Participating Programs:

  • Biochemistry
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Environmental Science
  • Mathematics
  • Molecular Biology & Biotechnology
  • Neuroscience
  • Physics
  • Statistics
  • For more information on the above listed programs click here.

Participating Graduate Programs:

Internships

Academic Internship Courses (Undergraduate):

Engineering Summer Internship Program (Undergraduate):

  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Science
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Material Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mineral Engineering
  • For more information on the above listed programs click here.

Professional Experience Year Internship (Undergraduate):

  • Actuarial Science
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Engineering Science
  • Industrial Engineering
  • Life Sciences
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mineral Engineering
  • Pharmacology, Toxicology, Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • For more information on the above listed programs click here.

Field Placements

Community Engaged Service Learning:

Faculty of Information Practicums:

Contact Directory

Career Centre:

Undergraduate Co-op:

Master of Biotechnology Co-op:

Master of Information Co-op:

Master of Science in Sustainability Management Co-op:

Academic Internship Courses:

  • Catherine Laroche-Boisvert, Acting Experiential Learning Officer
  • Email: cat.laroche.boisvert@utoronto.ca
  • Phone: 905-828-5295 (general inquiries): 905-569-4455

Engineering Summer Internship Program (Undergraduate):

Professional Experience Year Internship:

Capstone Design in Computer Science Course:

Faculty of Information Practicums:

University of Waterloo

University of Waterloo - Waterloo, ON

The University of Waterloo operates the largest post-secondary co-op program of its kind in the world, with over 120 co-op programs. Employers can hire students for 4 or 8 month work terms.


CO-OPs

Participating Programs:

Internships

No available internships in Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences.

Field Placements

No available field placements in Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences.

Contact Directory

Hire Waterloo:

Western University

Western University - London, ON

Western University offers various co-op opportunities related to professional occupations in natural and applied sciences. Co-op positions are 4 month terms, generally offered only from May-August. Western University offers internship opportunities for its undergraduate Engineering and Science students. The Science Internship Program allows employers to hire students enrolled in the 3rd year of a 4-year undergraduate Science or Basic Medical Science Honors Specialization, Specialization, or in a Major + Major combination. All internships range from 8-16 months in length.


Internships

Engineering Internship Program (Undergraduate):

Science Internship Program (Undergraduate):

    For a list of applicable science programs, click here.
  • For more information about the science internship program, click here.

Field Placements

No available field placements in Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences.

Contact Directory

Hirewesternu:

Summer Engineering Co-op Program/ Engineering Internship Program:

  • Western Engineering Career Services Office
  • Email: wecareer@uwo.ca
  • Phone: 519-661-2111 ext. 88359

Master’s in Environment and Sustainability Co-op:

  • Allison McInnis, MES Co-op Advisor
  • Email: amcinni6@uwo.ca
  • Phone: 519-661-2111 ext. 82807

Science Internship Program:

  • Lauren Starr, Career Services Officer, Industry Specialist
  • Email: lstarr2@uwo.ca
  • Phone: 519-661-2111 ext. 85300 (general inquiries): 519-661-2111
Wilfred Laurier University

Wilfred Laurier - Waterloo, ON

Wilfrid Laurier University offers a wide range of co-op opportunities for undergraduate students related to professional occupations in natural and applied sciences. Co-op terms are generally 4-month work terms (some students might be available for 8-16 month work terms), starting in January, May or September. Some programs have the option of hiring a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science student.


Internships

No available internships in Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences.

Field Placements

No available field placements in Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences.

Contact Directory

Wilfrid Laurier Co-operative Education:

York University

York University - Vaughan, ON

York University offers various co-op opportunities for undergraduate students applicable to professional occupations in natural and applied sciences. Co-op positions are 4-16 month work terms, starting January, May or September. York University offers two Internship programs: the Professional Experience Program and the York University Internship Program. The Professional Experience Program allows employers to hire 3rd year undergraduate Engineering students for 4-16 month internships. The York University Internship Program allows employers to hire 3rd year undergraduate students from different programs for 4-16 month internships.


CO-OPs

York University Co-op Program:

  • Biochemistry
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemistry
  • Environmental Biology
  • Environmental Science
  • For more information on the above listed programs, click here.

Lassonde School of Engineering Co-op:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Geomatics Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Software Engineering
  • Space Engineering
  • Earth & Atmospheric Science
  • For more information on the above listed programs, click here.

Internships

Professional Experience Program:

  • Computer Science
  • Computer Security
  • Digital Media
  • For more information on the above listed programs, click here.

York University Internship Program:

  • Astronomy
  • Biophysics
  • Information Technology
  • Physics
  • For more information on the above listed programs, click here.

Field Placements

No available field placements in Professional occupations in natural and applied sciences.

Contact Directory

Career Centre:

York University Co-op Program & Internship Program:

  • Andrea Donovan, Employer & Student Liaison
  • Email: adonovan@yorku.ca
  • Phone: 416-736-2100 ext. 20085
  • General Contact:
  • Co-op:
  • Internship:

Lassonde School of Engineering Co-op & Professional Experience Program: