Laurentian University Mechanical Engineering student Shuhui Dong is currently on a 16-month internship with Vale in Sudbury.
Kiran Choong completed two co-op work terms with TJX Canada and was hired into a contract position with the company after graduating.
Amiee Chan started her tech career as an Electrical Engineering co-op student – now she’s President and CEO of Norsat International.
According to one campus recruiter who responded to our question of the day on Twitter, co-op experience can help distinguish you from other candidates.
I loved the fact that no one was constantly monitoring my work and that I could set my own times to work.