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Summer Student Employment Program

Government Employment Opportunities Summer Student Employment Program

The 2018 Summer Student Employment Program will be accepting job applications from February 8 to April 13.

If you are interested in taking on exciting challenges and making a difference in your community, explore our summer job opportunities:


Library Assistant

Duties: To assist regular library staff with; shelving, shelf reading, running the TD Summer Reading Club for children; circulation activities; assist with local history project.

Qualifications: 15 – 30 years of age; student returning to school; proficiency in the use of technology; previous library experience an asset.

The successful applicant will have; strong organizational and customer service skills; excellent communication skills; computer skills; an interest in local history.

15 hours per week for 9 weeks (June 25 – August 24)

Apply to:

Mary Deschatelets
Chief Executive Officer
Terrace Bay Public Library
P.O. Box 369, 13 Selkirk Avenue, Terrace Bay ON P0T 2W0

Deadline to Apply: Friday, June 15th @ 5pm

TOURISM:   Closed




Applicants are advised to submit a resume and cover letter that clearly identifies their qualifications for these positions to the Terrace Bay Community Centre Office, email or mail to:
Dean Main
Community Development Supervisor
The Corporation of the Township of Terrace Bay
P.O. Box 40, 1 Selkirk Avenue, Terrace Bay, ON P0T 2W0
Fax: +1 807-825-9576 | Email:
Mary Deschatelets
Chief Executive Officer
Terrace Bay Public Library
P.O. Box 369, 13 Selkirk Avenue, Terrace Bay ON P0T 2W0

To be eligible for the Summer Student Employment Program, you must satisfy the following criteria:

  • be legally entitled to work in Canada;
  • be 14 years of age or older by the first day of summer employment;
  • be enrolled in a secondary or post-secondary program or institution of higher learning on a full-time basis, returning to school or graduating that same year, and;
  • if a part-time student in university or college, your transcript must indicate that the course of study is leading you to a degree or diploma.



STEP 1: Application phase. All applicants are given the opportunity to apply from February 8 to April 13, 2018. The closing time for all applications is 5:00 pm Eastern Standard Time (EST) on Friday, April 13, 2018.

STEP 2: Assessment phase. This will take place during the month of April. All applications will be reviewed and the interview process may begin. If selected for an interview, you may be contacted by email and/or telephone, as per the information provided on your application.

STEP 3: Decision Making and Selection phase. This will take place throughout the month of April. Successful applicant’s credentials and job specific qualifications will be reviewed and copies collected. If successful, a verbal job offer will be issued.

STEP 4: Hiring and Documentation phase. This will take place either in April or in the beginning of May. Successful applicants will be instructed to accept their offer letter, in addition to completing mandatory hiring documentation in a timely manner. Hire dates for Summer Students may begin as early as May 1st.

When documenting, please be prepared to have the following information available:

  • Social Insurance Number
  • Banking Information (void cheque or a bank validated deposit form)—the bank account must be in your name.



The Township of Terrace Bay does not accept unsolicited, late or incomplete applications. Consideration for employment will only be given for jobs in which an application has been submitted.

Documents required prior to being hired:

  • Proof of student status (such as a transcript)
  • Proof of age
  • Proof of Certifications and/or Credentials (if required for the job, refer to the job posting)
  • Current Police Record (PRC) or Criminal Reference Check (CRC) (if required for the job, refer to the job posting).

The Township of Terrace Bay promotes the principles of diversity and inclusion and adheres to the tenets of the Canadian Human Rights Act and the Ontario Human Rights Code.  We encourage applications from women, Aboriginal peoples and persons of all races, ethnic origins, religions, abilities, sexual orientations, and gender identities and expressions. The Township of Terrace Bay encourages applications from all qualified individuals. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, upon request, accommodation will be provided by the Township of Terrace Bay throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities.

The Township of Terrace Bay would like to extend a thank you to all those who apply, however, only those selected for further consideration will be contacted.