Regional Municipality of Peel

2018 Summer Student Opportunities

3 weeks ago(1/1/2018 8:34 PM)
System ID
2017-7621
# Positions
200
Job Industry
Government and Public Sector
Career Level
Student
Post End Date
1/31/2018 11:59 PM

About Us

The Region of Peel serves a vibrant and culturally diverse community of more than 1.4 million residents and 88,000 businesses in Brampton, Caledon and Mississauga.  Committed to service excellence, transparency in decision-making and responsible tax management, the Region delivers a wide range of municipal services that are customer-focused and cost-effective.

 

The Region of Peel has recently completed a Strategic Planning process that engaged our residents and stakeholders to answer one question: “What can you imagine for the future of Peel?” All the feedback received formed the path forward and the strategic direction for the Region over the next 20 years.

 

 

To learn more about the Region of Peel please visit our website or watch the Faces of Peel video to see how our employees impact the residents of Peel.

 

Job Description

2018 Summer Student Program

 

Are you looking for a summer job that is exciting, rewarding and offers a competitive hourly rate? 

 

Are you ready to…..

  • Kick start your career?
  • Network and build professional relationships?
  • Provide valuable services for Peel?
  • Learn about Regional Government?

 

Our Administrative Students

  • Provide program and project support including filing, faxing, scanning, photocopying data entry, delivering and sorting mail
  • Assist staff with day to day responsibilities and special projects
  • Interact with internal departments, residents and external stakeholders
  • There may be specialized, technical positions related to some services relating to Civil Engineering, Health and Human/Social Services, Finance and Enviornmental Sciences fields of study

Our Labour Students

  • Work outdoors in all types of weather conditions – rain, extreme heat
  • Perform, landscaping, mowing, gardening, litter pick-up
  • Perform indoor and outdoor general maintenance including painting, digging and heavy lifting
  • Traffic Control responsibilities

 

Additional requirements:

  • Must be full time student enrolled in post-secondary program and returning to full-time post-secondary studies in September 2018
  • Must be available from May 1st - September 1st  inclusive
  • Previous office/ labour/volunteer experience is an asset
  • Proficiency with MS Office for administrative positions
  • Proficiency with specialized technical software reflective of program of study
  • Experience using manual and power tools and equipment for labourer positions
  • Detail oriented with good mathematical skills
  • Strong customer service focus
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Organized with excellent time management skills
  • High degree of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Valid “G” Driver’s license in good standing for some labourer positions

If you are enthusiastic with lots of demonstrated initiative, enjoy working in a team environment and want to provide exceptional customer service to our residents, please apply online and complete the attached questionnaire before January 31, 2018.


Our Talent Acquisition Team will be reviewing resumes and reaching out to applicants under consideration.  Please check your e-mail and junk mail frequently for communication during the months of February, March and April 2018.

 

 

 

Additional Information

At the Region of Peel, we respect diversity and treat one another in ways that are fair, courteous and compassionate, recognizing everyone’s contributions. As an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to establishing a qualified workforce that is reflective of the diverse population we serve. The Region of Peel is committed to providing accommodations throughout the recruitment process. If you require accommodation please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

 

Please note that all applicants are encouraged to provide a valid email address for communication purposes.  Applicants who provide an email address for this posted position will receive all written correspondence with respect to this job posting directly to the email address they have provided on their application.  As an applicant, it is your responsibility to ensure that you check your email regularly to receive this correspondence.

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