190 Student Summer Jobs Offered by City of Kingston

Published on: 2011/02/15 - in Releases

Students looking to round out their resumes, earn tuition money, and enjoy the summer in Kingston, can now apply to become a Camp Supervisor, Golf Course Attendant, Travel Counselor or a Lifeguard. Those are just a few of the 190 summer jobs (in 42 different capacities) the City of Kingston is now looking to fill.

“Students can find jobs in their field of study and seasonal postings that will take them outside or offer them valuable experience with an excellent employer. City jobs pay decent wages and look great on any resume,” says Pat Burns, Director of Human Resources and Organization Development. The available positions pay between $10.25 and $15 an hour.

To be eligible for the positions, students must be attending a secondary or post secondary educational institution full-time during the day and be planning to return to full-time attendance in the fall of 2011.

A complete listing of summer student jobs, job descriptions and information on how to apply can be found on the City’s website at cityofkingston.ca/studentjobs.

All applications must be submitted by Wednesday, March 16 at 4:30 p.m.

Qualified applicants will be contacted for an interview before June 30.

Here is a sampling of the jobs that are available:

– Archives/Records Technician
– Camp Leaders for City-run camps (Sports of All Sorts, Theatre Camp,
Camp Cataraqui, and Grass Creek Park Camp)
– Playground Leaders for the City’s parks
– Sports Field Worker
– Engineering Student
– Museum Attendant
– Cashiers/Dockhands for the City’s Marinas

Positions are subject to budget, approval and enrollment.


Photo by Paul L McCord Jr