Cargill Information Technology Co-op 2019 in London, Ontario

Information Technology Co-op 2019

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.


Information Technology Intern/Co-op:

The Information Technology Intern/Co-op is responsible for day to day IT support. This includes, but is not limited to level 1 program and plant support, taking calls, assisting end-users and communicating with the service desk. Assist with installation and maintenance of computers, servers, network hardware and software.

Principle Accountabilities

45 % Support plant operations with level 1 hardware and software support; answer end-use calls, and determine support required and assist when appropriate

35 % Assist service desk with assigned incidents and provide technical support to employees using software packages on the network; investigate, identify, and resolve hardware and software problems for PC’s and servers

10 % Assist with installation and maintenance of new computer/network hardware and software; ensure the Altiris inventory system is current and apply information protection standards to PC’s and servers

10 % Assist with special projects, which may include server refresh or web development; install and configure software and hardware

Internship Programming:

  • Internships are paid and are at least 16 weeks in duration.

  • Day–to-day transportation to and from work is the responsibility of the intern.

  • Interns who demonstrate exceptional performance and a curiosity to learn more may be offered a full-time position for the following year.

Job Location:

  • London, ON

  • Plant setting, must be open to interning in either type of setting


Required Qualifications:

  • Pursuing a Bachelor’s degree or diploma in Information Technology from an accredited program graduating between December 2019 and May 2021.

  • Advanced knowledge of computer/network hardware and software

  • Demonstrated analytical and technical skills

  • Ability to relate technical knowledge to job-related duties

  • Demonstrated ability to solve problems and make decisions independently

  • Strong prioritization and problem solving skills; collaboration skills; verbal and written communication skills; and information research and gathering skills

  • Must be legally entitled to work for Cargill in Canada

  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse backgrounds and cultures

  • All candidates must be geographically flexible and willing to relocate for an internship opportunity anywhere in the Canada.

  • Able to complete a 16 week Internship, September- December 2018

  • Must possess a high degree of initiative and resourcefulness in completing work with limited guidance

  • Must be able to complete essential functions of this job as outlined in the job description with reasonable accommodations

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in hardware support

  • Experience in client support

  • Overall 3.0 GPA or higher

Job Information Technology

Primary Location Canada-Ontario-London

Req ID: CAN00583