Engineering Intern - PEY in Toronto

at Spin Master Careers

Date Posted: 10/23/2018

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Engineering Intern -- Toronto

Are you a kid at heart looking to build a career with a leading global children's entertainment company?

At Spin Master, our unwavering commitment to open mindedness, integrity and innovation is a great part of what has made us an industry leader. How do we stay ahead of the pack? By hiring the best and brightest minds—and that’s why we want you!

What’s it like to work here?

Spin Master is a fast-paced, hands-on organization that provides many great opportunities for impactful decision-making; though our challenging start-up atmosphere isn’t for everyone, we have a proven record of opportunities for future advancement and internal transfers for our passionate and results driven team.

The Job:

The Project Engineering Intern will provide support on new product development across a great variety of hard and soft toy categories. The successful candidate will be an individual contributor, bringing excellence in Product Development (PD), supporting PD tool development/ maintenance, and working on project management aspects for toy development.


What we can expect from you:

  • Work with internal/external parties in order to achieve identified engineering specs for new products
  • Provide project management and engineering services on different brands of products under guidance of the Product Development Manager
  • Design and conduct product performance testing
  • Conduct cost analysis in mass manufacturing setting
  • Review samples and prototype through various stages of product lifecycle by working with cross functional team members including Product Designers, Brand Managers, Packaging Designers, Quality Engineer, etc.
  • Prepare preliminary function description and sketches for new development projects
  • Hands-on prototype building involving machining, 3D CAD, and 3D Printing
  • Identify necessary challenges to ensure successful launch of products based on the following measurements (on spec/on time/on cost)
  • Identify operations improvement opportunities under guidance of the Product Development Manager

Job Requirements

Who’s a good fit for this team:

  • Someone with a thirst for knowledge of continuous improvement
  • An analytical individual that exercises creativity to generate solutions
  • Knowledge in plastic material selection, engineering and manufacturing processes
  • Self-starter, able to work independently and bring project to finish line
  • A great communicator with basic programming knowledge and experience will be considered an asset


You should apply if you have the following:

  • Mechanical, Industrial or Electrical Engineering student or equivalent with related intern or summer exposure, preferably in manufacturing industry


What you can expect from us:

Our mission is to Make Life More Fun with a vision to push the boundaries of innovation, creativity, and fun. From top leadership to new and veteran team members alike, everyone at Spin Master embodies our Core Values:

  • Integrity
  • Open Mindset
  • Innovation
  • Partnerships
  • Collaboration
  • Driving Results
  • Entrepreneurship

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We do appreciate all interest; however only those selected for interview will be contacted.