Summer Student Program

The summer student program is an awesome summer opportunity providing individuals with four months of hands-on experience and opening countless doors.

Each summer, Halton Region offers paid work opportunities to eligible post-secondary students. As part of our team, you will explore career options and gain invaluable hands-on experience in your field to help you achieve your future career goals.

Our Summer Student Program runs from May to August each year.

Benefits

  • You’ll experience hands-on training and gain valuable work experience for your resume.
  • A position at Halton will expand your knowledge and skills while helping you build the skill set you need for an amazing career.
  • Get the opportunity to network and build professional relationships.

Eligibility criteria

  • Currently enrolled in full-time studies as part of a post-secondary program.
  • Returning to full-time studies in September.
  • Legally eligible to work in Canada as a student.

Fields of employment

  • Opportunities vary depending on the needs of each department. Halton Region offers summer student job opportunities in the following departments:
  • Chief Administrative Officer’s (CAO’s) Office
  • Finance Department
  • Health Department
  • Legislative & Planning Services Department
  • Public Works Department
  • Strategic Transformation Group
  • Social & Community Services Department

Here are some examples of summer student positions the Region may offer:

  • Financial Services Representative
  • Planning Employment Surveyor Summer Student
  • General Labour Summer Student
  • Children's Services Policy Assistant
  • Customer Service Representative
  • West Nile Virus Summer Student

Application process

  • Job opportunities for positions will be posted from December to January.
  • If you are selected for an interview, you will receive an email suggesting dates and times. Interviews will take place from February to March.
  • The employment period runs from May to August.

 

Benefits

  • You’ll experience hands-on training and gain valuable work experience for your resume.
  • A position at Halton will expand your knowledge and skills while helping you build the skill set you need for an amazing career.
  • Get the opportunity to network and build professional relationships.

Eligibility criteria

  • Currently enrolled in full-time studies as part of a post-secondary program.
  • Returning to full-time studies in September.
  • Legally eligible to work in Canada as a student.

Fields of employment

Opportunities vary depending on the needs of each department. Halton Region offers summer student job opportunities in the following departments:

  • Chief Administrative Officer’s (CAO’s) Office
  • Finance Department
  • Health Department
  • Legislative & Planning Services Department
  • Public Works Department
  • Strategic Transformation Group
  • Social & Community Services Department

Here are some examples of summer student positions the Region may offer:

  • Financial Services Representative
  • Planning Employment Surveyor Summer Student
  • General Labour Summer Student
  • Children's Services Policy Assistant
  • Customer Service Representative
  • West Nile Virus Summer Student

Application process

  • Job opportunities for positions will be posted from December to January.
  • If you are selected for an interview, you will receive an email suggesting dates and times. Interviews will take place from February to March.
  • The employment period runs from May to August.

Please note: Only candidates considered for a position will be contacted for an interview. Due to the high volume of applications we receive for these positions, we are unable to provide status updates for applications.

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Application process

  • Job opportunities for positions will be posted from December to January.
  • If you are selected for an interview, you will receive an email suggesting dates and times. Interviews will take place from February to March.
  • The employment period runs from May to August.