Student Employment

Summer employment positions are posted each year from approximately early December to late January. Details of employment opportunities are posted on-line and applications are accepted on-line only.

Summer student positions are typically found in the departments of Recreation & Culture, Parks & Open Space, Engineering & Construction, Roads & Works and Transit Services. Summer employment is geared to the following areas:

Children's Day Camps
Children's Tennis Camps
Tiny Tots Program
Aquatics (instructors, lifeguards, slide attendants/cashiers, etc. - click on the link for full descriptions and requirements)
Turf & Sanitation
Technical Services
Urban Forestry
Engineering Design & Construction
Roads & Works

The application deadline for Summer employment is the last Friday of January each year.

Aquatic Services

Qualifications Required for Employment in Aquatics

Standard First Aid+CPR'C'
Lifesaving Society Swim and Lifesaving Instructors
AED Responder

Standard First Aid+CPR'C'
AED Responder

Aquatic Fitness Instructors
FOLP/Aquatic workshop and/or CALA or Speedo training/certification
Standard First Aid preferred
CPR 'C' preferred
AED Responder preferred

Slide Attendants / Cashiers
Minimum 15 years of age
Bronze Cross
Standard First Aid and CPR 'C'
AED Responder

Please note that all qualifications must be current for the full employment period.