Co-op Product Support Specialist - 16 Month

Posted Date 1 month ago(12/23/2020 8:39 AM)
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Project/Program Overview

Join our Product Support Commercial and Coordination team responsible for maintaining and upgrading defence equipment for our customers worldwide. Our team is highly skilled, equipped with both traditional electrical-mechanical repair and test facilities and the latest, innovative equipment available.


This is an excellent opportunity to gain exposure to business software and financial processes and to build communication and networking skills by liaising with a variety of internal and external contacts. In this position, you will gain valuable insight into how one of the world’s leading defence companies provides world-class support to its international customers. This will provide you with insight into how large organizations support their complex products for their diverse, international client bases.


  • Collaborate with Product Support Officers to ensure units are delivered on time and within Maximum Repair Cost
  • Liaise with coordinators to ensure units are triaged appropriately
  • Ensure delivery demands are loaded into internal systems (i.e. IFS) in a timely manner so the team can begin executing in a timely manner.
  • Overall, ensure that Product Support engages all necessary internal stakeholders (e.g. Export, Supply Chain, etc.) to move units forward as efficiently as possible.
  • Contribute to find further efficiencies within GDMS-C


  • Currently enrolled full-time in an accredited post-secondary co-op student program in Business, Finance, Supply Chain, or related

  • Strong attention to detail

  • Willingness to learn and be part of a strong, multi-disciplinary team that works in close coordination to support its customers.

Must be able to obtain and maintain Canadian Security Clearance and a positive Controlled Goods Assessment. Eligibility to work in Canada either as a Canadian Citizen or Permanent Resident.


General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada is committed to employment equity and diversity in the workplace. Workplace accommodations are available.

Company Overview

Our Company Benefits
Our contribution to our employees represents much more than just a pay check. We invest in our employees’ health and wellness, paid time off, retirement, income protection, work/life balance, talent development and more. As a General Dynamics employee, you can enjoy many of our benefits including:

  • Health and optional dental plan
  • Life insurance and retirement benefits
  • Vacation and flexible work environment
  • On-site fitness facilities
  • Free parking
  • Hockey and soccer leagues
  • Tickets and giveaways offered through our Recreation Association

About General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada
General Dynamics Mission Systems–Canada is one of the country’s most innovative defence and security technology companies, providing advanced thinking, design expertise, and implementation know-how to equip military and first responders with leading-edge hardware, software and systems.

Our employees innovate on a daily basis. Part of General Dynamics Mission Systems, a global company with more than 13,000 employees across 100 facilities worldwide, our success stems from strong system engineering experience, ongoing investment in research and development, collaboration with commercial and military systems industry leaders, and a singular focus on customer service.

In Canada, we employ more than 1,300 people across three locations. Our business groups include: Land Communications, Airborne Mission Systems, Underwater Warfare and Cyber Solutions.

We believe in maintaining a diverse workplace – inclusive of beliefs, cultural background, job experiences, thoughts and ideas. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team! (Workplace accommodations are available).


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