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Mechanical Intern

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Onsite Location(s): 

Montreal, QC, CA

Additional Location(s): Canada-QC-Montreal

Diversity - Innovation - Caring - Global Collaboration - Winning Spirit - High Performance

At Boston Scientific, we’ll give you the opportunity to harness all that’s within you by working in teams of diverse and high-performing employees, tackling some of the most important health industry challenges. With access to the latest tools, information and training, we’ll help you in advancing your skills and career. Here, you’ll be supported in progressing – whatever your ambitions.                


Please note this is a 12-month internship opportunity beginning in June 2024.


About the role 
The Mechanical intern works in collaboration with the R&D Engineering team to design cutting-edge medical devices through testing and create various technical documents.


Your responsibilities will include:

  • Creating advanced CAD models of parts, assemblies and equipment using SolidWorks tools.
  • Creating drawings in SolidWorks following internal Global Boston Scientific Corporation CAD standards and templates.
  • Using CAD Database Management tool to track drawings, parts, assemblies’ revisions and properties.
  • Researching, developing, designing and evaluating mechanical and electro-mechanical material, components, assemblies, processes and/or equipment.
  • Conducting feasibility studies to verify capability and functionality.
  • Developing new concepts from initial design to market release.
  • Directing support personnel and coordinates project activities.
  • Maintaining detailed documentation throughout all phases of research and development.


Required qualifications:

  • Mechanical Engineering Student or graduate.
  • Required minimum years of experience: 2 years with CAD Software such as SolidWorks.
  • Strong mechanical engineering CAD skills, specifically with plumbing, tubing assemblies and sheet metal design using a CAD software.
  • Solid lab experience with debug, fixtures, and test equipment.
  • Ability to draw conclusions and make recommendations based on technical inputs from multiple and varied sources.
  • Excellent organizational, communication and collaboration skills.
  • Ability to work with a team efficiently and independently.


Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience with geometrical tolerancing and CAD design.
  • Experience with thermodynamics and flow analysis.
  • Experience using Solidworks Electrical 2D schematic and 3D Routing.

Requisition ID: 584020

As a leader in medical science for more than 40 years, we are committed to solving the challenges that matter most – united by a deep caring for human life. Our mission to advance science for life is about transforming lives through innovative medical solutions that improve patient lives, create value for our customers, and support our employees and the communities in which we operate. Now more than ever, we have a responsibility to apply those values to everything we do – as a global business and as a global corporate citizen.


So, choosing a career with Boston Scientific (NYSE: BSX) isn’t just business, it’s personal. And if you’re a natural problem-solver with the imagination, determination, and spirit to make a meaningful difference to people worldwide, we encourage you to apply and look forward to connecting with you!


At Boston Scientific, we recognize that nurturing a diverse and inclusive workplace helps us be more innovative and it is important in our work of advancing science for life and improving patient health. That is why we stand for inclusion, equality, and opportunity for all. By embracing the richness of our unique backgrounds and perspectives, we create a better, more rewarding place for our employees to work and reflect the patients, customers, and communities we serve. Boston Scientific is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.


Boston Scientific maintains a prohibited substance free workplace. Pursuant to Va. Code § 2.2-4312 (2000), Boston Scientific is providing notification that the unlawful manufacture, sale, distribution, dispensation, possession, or use of a controlled substance or marijuana is prohibited in the workplace and that violations will result in disciplinary action up to and including termination.


Please be advised that certain US based positions, including without limitation field sales and service positions that call on hospitals and/or health care centers, require acceptable proof of COVID-19 vaccination status.  Candidates will be notified during the interview and selection process if the role(s) for which they have applied require proof of vaccination as a condition of employment.  Boston Scientific continues to evaluate its policies and protocols regarding the COVID-19 vaccine and will comply with all applicable state and federal law and healthcare credentialing requirements.   As employees of the Company, you will be expected to meet the ongoing requirements for your roles, including any new requirements, should the Company’s policies or protocols change with regard to COVID-19 vaccination.

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