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Student Intern, Global Business Services (GBS) Learning & Development (L&D)

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Date: Mar 18, 2019

Location: Toronto, CA

Company: Celestica International Inc.

Req ID: 40350 
Region: Americas 
Country: Canada 
State/Province: Ontario 
City:  Toronto 


16 Month Internship


When you join Celestica, it's more than just a job. It's about being part of a team of uniquely talented and forward-thinking individuals who are passionate about what they do. It’s about joining a leading global company that enables the world’s best brands, and contributing to our innovative and collaborative solutions that help our customers unlock the potential of the future.


Celestica (NYSE, TSX: CLS) is a US$6 billion global leader in design, manufacturing, hardware platform and supply chain solutions, we bring global expertise and insight at every stage of product development - from the drawing board to full-scale production and after-market services.  Through our unrivalled customer-centric approach, we partner with leading companies in aerospace and defense, communications, enterprise, healthtech, industrial, semiconductor capital equipment, and smart energy to deliver solutions for their most complex challenges.


Our global network spans 13 countries with 27,000 employees across the Americas, Europe and Asia.  At our Toronto headquarters, we are focused on attracting top talent into our organization, including interns from universities and colleges throughout Southern Ontario. 


Celestica's internship program provides students with valuable development through real-life work experience, exciting projects and networking with industry professionals.


Benefits for Students Include:

  • Experience working for one of the largest Canadian global technology companies
  • Possibility of a student casual position after completion of internship
  • Possibility of a full-time position after completion of degree
  • Access to Celestica’s development programs and projects
  • Celestica's Time Off to Volunteer program – 16 paid hours off to volunteer per year
  • Fun intern activities including celebration events and networking
  • Internal recognition programs and rewards for stellar performance
  • Discounted GoodLife Fitness memberships


What’s in it for you?

  • Opportunity: Job experience at a large Canadian-based global company
  • Innovation: We look to our employees to implement new ideas and improve the way we do things
  • Collaboration: Students work as part of global teams, empowered by collaborative technology
  • Sustainability: We uphold strong ethics, reduce our impact on the environment and empower employees to give back to the community with two paid days off per year to volunteer
  • Development opportunities: including soft skills courses, innovation projects and mentorship
  • Networking: Our students have the opportunity to network and develop lasting relationships with the intern community and their team members
  • Fun: Our interns have the opportunity to participate in fun activities including intern social events, Celestica’s charitable initiatives and our Spirit Week activities


About this opportunity:


At Celestica, the Global Business (GBS) Learning & Development (L&D) intern has an opportunity to work collaboratively with many teams, including our end-to-end business process streams: Acquire to Retire, Engage to Run Business Solutions, Opportunity to Cash, Record to Reporting & Insight, Source to Contract and Procure to Pay. Interns provide support to the GBS community by creating and maintaining training resources, publishing GBS communications, maintaining the GBS Intranet, among other responsibilities. In a busy professional setting, candidates must work effectively with others, have strong communication skills, and prioritize tasks for efficient time management.




We are seeking an enthusiastic individual interested in gaining insight into the L&D function of an international business. A confident communicator, you will effectively deliver concise messages to global team members and executives. Knowledge of international business concepts will contribute to the quality of your work. A passion for public speaking is advantageous, as well as experience with event logistics or training course creation, deployment and delivery.




  • Enrollment in a formal university or college Internship program
  • Enrollment in a Business or Human Resources program
  • Excellent communication skills: written, verbal and interpersonal
  • Strong internet, research and computer skills (specifically Microsoft Suite, Google Apps for Business)
  • Creativity and attention to detail
  • Self-motivation to work on own initiative and meet deadlines
  • High degree of organization
  • Desirable
    • Specific communications, marketing, or events experience
    • Teaching/coaching/training development and deployment experience
    • Website upkeep and database management aptitudes


Physical Demands:


Duties of this position are performed in a normal office with exposure to manufacturing environments.

Duties may require extended periods of sitting and sustained visual concentration on a computer monitor or on numbers and other detailed data

Repetitive manual movements are frequently required (e.g. data entry, using a computer mouse, using a calculator, etc).


Activities: What we offer


  • Insight into the many facets of a global organization’s business functions
  • The opportunity to work directly with high level company leaders
  • The opportunity to develop communication, organizational and interpersonal skills
  • A personal development plan and regular support to enhance your learning experience


Area: Global Business Services, Learning & Development, Communications


Start Date: May 2019


Location: 5140 Yonge Street, Toronto, ON


Experience: No formal experience required


Education: Currently enrolled in a University internship program and have completed their 3rd year or 4th Year of studies.


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At Celestica, we are committed to fostering an inclusive, accessible environment, where all employees and customers feel valued, respected and supported. Accommodations are available on request for candidates throughout the hiring process. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs.



Celestica (NYSE, TSX: CLS) is a US$5.6 billion global leader in the delivery of end-to-end product lifecycle solutions. Our customers trust us to deliver the most advanced design, engineering and manufacturing expertise for their highly sophisticated and complex products. From advanced medical devices, to highly engineered aviation systems, to next-generation hardware solutions for the Cloud, at Celestica we manage the complexity for our customers and set the bar for quality and reliability in their markets. Our customer portfolio includes leaders in the enterprise computing, communications, aerospace and defense, industrial, smart energy, healthtech and semiconductor markets. Headquartered in Toronto, our global network spans 13 countries with 26,000 employees throughout the Americas, Europe and Asia.

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