Summer Jobs – Now is the time to apply!

Summer Student Jobs with the Ontario Public Service

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On February 7, 2020 the Ontario Summer Student Jobs program opened.

If you are attending secondary or post secondary education, over the age of 15 and eligible to work in Ontario you may be eligible for summer employment.

To Confirm You Are Eligible  – You must meet four requirements on the first day of employment (see FAQs for more information)

  • Student Status: – You must be enrolled in a secondary or post-secondary institution currently or for the fall semester, or have graduated within six months by your first day of employment.
  • Age: You must be a minimum of 15 years of age. Certain positions require you to be at least 18 years old. There is no maximum age limit for applying to summer student positions. Age parameters will be provided on the job advertisements and you must meet all age requirements by May 1st.
  • Residency: You must be a resident of Ontario during the term of employment.
  • Work Status: You must be legally entitled to work in Canada and have a valid Social Insurance Number (SIN).

To find out more about the application process and available positions across Ontario.

Do you have a disability?

Scott Allardyce at the Ministry of Seniors and Accessibility will help you with your Ontario Summer Student Job application!

Scott shares the Connections Newsletter and the most recent issue, includes tips on completing the Ontario Summer Jobs application.

For more help you can also e-mail Scott Allardyce at:

Scott will help you by reviewing your resume and offering tips on other important details such as cover letters and interviews.