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Internships in Toronto : Sample Host Companies

Jonas Eicker1Professional Internships in Toronto are gaining popularity with international students!

Because of this, we want to share with you today some of the host company descriptions, to give you an idea of the high quality internships we place our clients in. We have excellent feedback from our interns which you can see in the video testimonials at the bottom of this page. If you are thinking about taking an engineering internship, hotel internship, international trade internship, office administration internship, then read on!

Construction & Mechanical Engineering Internship

Location: Toronto
Minimum duration: 8 weeks
Company Description: This is a full service company with in-house capabilities for strategic planning, project accounting and finance, engineering advisory and operations management assistance.
Internship duties: This engineering internship position involves duties such as creating and editing mechanical drawings using the software program Autocad. Interns develop a greater understanding about the design of different heating, ventilation, and air conditioning installations by surveying pipes and ducts in buildings. They also give the opportunity to learn about the proposed systems for offices and commercial retails in downtown Toronto, as well as the brands and providers specific to this industry.
English requirement: Higher Intermediate English

NGO Office Administration Internship

Location: Toronto
Minimum duration: 8 weeks
Company description: This is an independent environmental advocacy group that fights to stop ill-conceived aid, trade projects, and foreign investments. They aim to inform and empower through publishing books and writing articles for the mainstream media and their online news sources.
Internship duties: This internship position provides an opportunity to develop office administration skills while being exposed to the field of journalism and environmental advocacy. Duties include organizing materials such as newspaper articles and scholarly journal and creating a database from the details of these materials.
English requirement: Upper Intermediate English

Real Estate Internship (Office Administration Internship)

Location: Toronto
Minimum Duration: 8 weeks
Company Description: This company is a real estate development company that works closely with clients to design and construct new home developments and projects. Using cutting edge designs, quality material and workmanship techniques, the company ensures client’s individual needs and desires are fulfilled.
Internship Duties: This internship position involves working directly with the Marketing team and their various projects and activities. Duties include answering phone calls as well as, handling documents such as invoices, financial inventories and checklists.
English Requirement: Upper Intermediate English

Shipping, Trade, and Transportation Internship

Location: Toronto
Minimum Duration: 8 weeks
Company Description: This trade network provides international forwarding services utilizing carriers that most effectively support clients’ cost and scheduling needs. The company’s carriers integrate air and ocean freight forwarding, customs brokerages, trade and customs advisory services another value-added services.
Internship Duties: This internship involves many tasks related to office administration while exposing the intern to the shipping and trade industry. Duties include arranging shipment pick-up, tracing shipments, and locating missing information with respect to certain deadlines. In addition to preparing daily reports about issues such as exports, interns write up bills, and respond to customer concerns. This position exposes to the specific software programs used by the shipping industry such as Warehouse Management Systems and Ship Manager.
English Requirement: Upper Intermediate English

Customer Service & Hospitality Internship

Location: Toronto
Minimum Duration: 8 weeks
Company Description: This property is a 200-room downtown Toronto hotel, specializing in business travel.
Internship Duties: This position offers an opportunity for interns to provide guests staying at the hotel with comfortable hospitality and excellent customer service. Duties include answering phone calls, making reservations and responding to guest’s questions and inquiries. As well as performing guest check-in and check-out upon arrival and departure, interns also perform filing tasks. Interns are responsible for accommodating guest’s requests and delivering any needed items to their rooms.
English Requirement: Intermediate English

Hear what our interns have to say!

Internships in Canada provide valuable career experience in a professional, multi-cultural environment. Are you thinking about taking an internship abroad? Let us help you!

Do you have minimum of 1 year of professional work experience in marketing, office administration, engineering, IT or hotel / hospitality management? If you plan to stay in Canada for 24 weeks or more, think about taking the Career Development Program – a paid professional internship in Canada!

Are you looking for a short-term internship, perhaps a summer internship in Canada, related to your education? The Student Internship Program provides internships for international students in more than 30 different fields from engineering internships to hotel internships to marketing internships, you can find it with this program!

Thinking about exploring Canada on a Working Holiday visa and supplementing your stay with a service industry job? Check out the Casual Work Experience Program - guaranteed paid work in Canada in restaurants, hotels, retail stores and resorts.

Do you want to be considered for an internship in Canada?
Send us your CV and we will be happy to make a recommendation!

  1. Hi there,

    I am interested in obtaining a 2014 summer internship with a concentration on international trade in Toronto, Canada and was wondering if I could receive a bit more information on the subject.


    • Hi Daniel, thanks for your message. Please check your mailbox for more details!

  2. Hello
    I also interested in obtaining a 2014 summer internship in Torronto, Canada, if you do not mind, send me some more information to my e-mail, please. Thank you.
    Best regards

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