Whitby, ON
Gerdau is the fourth largest overall steel company and the second largest mini mill steel producer in North America. The company has the capacity to manufacture over 10 million tons of mill finished steel products annually. Through an integrated network of mini mills, steel scrap recycling facilities, and downstream operations, the company serves customers throughout North America.

We believe our employees are the best in the business. We have high standards and our employees constantly strive to reach even higher levels of success. Gerdau growth is based on our values and on a vision focused on excellence. We see customer satisfaction, the personal and professional growth of each employee, total safety in the workplace, a commitment to our stakeholders, employees, and communities, and profit as a measure of performance.

Gerdau is currently seeking a student for a Business or Economics Internship at our Whitby Metals Recycling location. Internship beginning June 2019, up to 6 months.

An Intern with Gerdau must have an eagerness to grow personally and professionally, being a part of a global company with more than 110 years of entrepreneurship and achievements in the steel industry. This program is for individuals with high learning agility and willingness to adapt and develop continuously, who aim at consistently outperforming in a variety of settings and circumstances.

During the program you will interact with team members from around the world. You will have the opportunity to learn on the job and work on challenging projects that will further your development.

Gerdau's Internship Program provides an exciting and educational opportunity in which students can experience the steel industry through meaningful and challenging work assignments and projects. Interns will receive on-the-job experience, organization orientation, and documented work assignments and projects that provide clear and targeted goals.

Qualifications include:
  • Have completed at least two years of a university degree from a recognized accredited college or university in a Business related Discipline (Finance, Accounting, International Business, Supply Chain or Management, and other related disciplines).
  • Candidates will work 40 hours a week preferred, but will vary depending on school schedule.
  • Candidates must demonstrate leadership potential.
  • Initiative and problem-solving skills
  • Candidates will be expected to play an active role, ask questions, and recommend improvements
  • Complete an end-of-term report summarizing their experiences while at Gerdau
Gerdau offers opportunities for advancement in an ever challenging, high-tech environment. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and the opportunity to grow with a world-class, multinational company. We recognize the contributions of our team members and provide opportunities for advancement.

Gerdau is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to diversifying its workforce. All applicants must be legally eligible to work in the country of hire without current or future sponsorship.