Topic: Employment Programs

City of Mississauga Summer Employment

Each year, the City of Mississauga hires students to work in a variety of job roles.

How to Apply
The application process is online. Visit the City of Mississauga site to register and search for job postings.

Ontario Public Service Summer Jobs

Every year, the Ontario Public Service, related agencies and community groups, provide up to 5,000 students with jobs across the province. These jobs help Ontario students with limited work experience develop transferable skills, support their career goals and learn more about the Ontario Public Service! Summer Employment Opportunities are full-time, temporary positions ranging from 7 to 18 weeks between May and September.

How to Apply
The Ontario Public Service application process is online only.
Here is a link to their Job Search and homepage.
This site also offers a Student Application Guide for Summer Employment Opportunities

Summer Company

Summer Company is an entrepreneurship program for students aged 15 – 29. Get $1,500 in start-up money to kick-off a new summer business. Up to an additional $1,500 when you successfully complete the program requirements. Receive advice and mentorship from local business leaders to help get the business up and running.

How to Apply
Government of Ontario website

Youth Job Connection Summer

Through Youth Job Connection Summer, you get: at least 20 hours of paid training to prepare you for summer jobs that last for up to 8 weeks; part-time and after-school jobs are available (if they don’t conflict with school mentorship); job-coaching and help returning to school after the program ends.

Eligibility: For these summer opportunities, you must be: between 15 and 18 years old; a resident of Ontario; a high school student planning to stay in or return to school, or to move on to postsecondary education. This program can also help: indigenous youth; recent immigrants; young people with disabilities; youth with limited work experience, or low level of education.

How to Apply
Start your application for Youth Job Connection Summer by requesting an appointment with an Employment Ontario service provider in Peel Region.

For more information contact Employment Ontario:
(416) 326‑5656
Toll-free: 1−800−387−5656
TTY: 1−866−533−6339

Government of Ontario website