Summer Student 2019 - Engineering

Board of Health Newmarket York Regional Health Service Department
Department: Corporate Services Department
Branch: HR Services Branch
Status: Summer Student
Length of Assignment: 4 months
Location: Newmarket,Richmond Hill,Vaughan,Whitchurch-Stouffville,King,Aurora,Markham,East Gwillimbury,Georgina / Ontario
Date Posted: December 11, 2018
Date Closing: January 01, 2019
Number Of Positions: 10
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Position Purpose

York Region is hiring summer students, and we’re looking for innovative and passionate individuals interested in a four-month engineering role from May to August.

Our Summer Student Program introduces students to the public sector through challenging experiences, while providing meaningful opportunities to contribute to the community.

Potential vacancies:
•Operations Technician
•Infrastructure and Development Assistant
•Architectural Space Design Assistant

Please note positions may be placed within any department within York Region.

Application period: December 11, 2018 to January 11, 2019



To be eligible, students must be:
•Currently enrolled in a full-time program and must be returning to full-time studies in the fall term
•Legally entitled to work in Canada as a student (Social Insurance number required)
•Able to provide appropriate validation based on requirements of position (i.e. Driver’s Abstract, Police Check, POET etc.)

Documentation will be required.

How to Apply


To apply for a position, you must have a York Region online job profile. If you already have a profile, log in and make sure all of your information is up-to-date before you apply to a job posting, particularly your Student Questionnaire.

To create a new profile:
1.Follow the “I am Interested” link at the bottom of the job posting
2.Enter your email address under “New Applicant” and select “Create Profile”
3.Please save your resume and optional cover letter as a single word or PDF file. Title the document Last name, First name, Summer Student 2019 (e.g. Smith, John, Summer Student 2019)
4.Please upload ONE document. Browse and select your single document, ensure “Resume” is selected in the drop down menu and upload.
5.Fill out all required fields in each My Profile tab – Personal Information, General Information and Student Questionnaire.
6.Please make sure to apply to the posting(s) of interest after your profile has been created.

If you have technical difficulties while applying, you may call our website telephone support at 1-877-427-7717 from 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. EST Monday to Friday. You may also email website support at


All student positions are paid. Rate of pay will vary according to the type of position and students’ year of study.

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