It looks like it’s not too early to start applying for those student summer jobs in Ontario! The provincial government is now accepting applications for thousands of work opportunities in several job types, this summer.
Ontario’s Summer Employment Opportunities program provides full-time positions for students and new graduates at one of their ministries, provincial agencies, or community groups. Depending on the job you apply for, they could last for seven to 18 weeks starting in May until September.
Some students could easily make between $15.50 to $16.35 per hour if hired. There are thousands of summer jobs available in cities across the province so all you have to do is apply for the type of job that interests you and you’ll be connected with those available in your city.
It’s important to note that each job ad may have a different application deadline so make sure to be aware of that before you apply. The portal to apply officially closes on Tuesday, June 6, 2023 at 11:59 PM EST.
Here are the jobs available:
- Administrative and Support Services
- Business, Finance, and Communications
- Customer and Client Services
- Engineering, Maintenance, and Trades
- Drinking Water Assistant
- Engineering Assistant
- Kitchen Helper
- Maintenance and Trades Jobs (Aircraft Maintenance Assistant, General Maintenance Assistant, General Maintenance Office Clerk, Ontario Place Parks Services/Landscape Technician)
- Traffic and Transportation Jobs (Traffic Technician, Transportation Technician)
- Environment and Wildlife
- Fire Assistant
- Assistant Forest Technician
- Assistant Resource Management Technician
- Environmental Assistant
- Geographic Information Systems (GIS) Assistant
- Land Use Planning Assistant
- Natural Heritage Stewardship Assistant
- Fish and Wildlife Jobs (Assistant Fish Culture Technician, Assistant Fisheries Technician, Fish & Wildlife Assistant, Aquatic/Wildlife Biologist)
- IT and Information Management
- Parks and Recreation
- Policy and Programs
- Science and Specialized Fields
- Architectural Conservation Assistant
- Assistant Archaeologist
- Science and Research Jobs (Chemical Analyst, Climate Change Research Assistant, Clinical Review Pharmacy Assessor, Geological Assistant, Laboratory and Research Assistant)
- Agriculture Jobs (Agricultural Field Information Assistant, Agricultural Geomatics Assistant)
- Social and Community Services