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11 Available Student Jobs In The Greater Montreal Area That Guarantee A High Paying Summer

So here's the truth — one day, you're going to have to get used to the fact that mom or dad won't always be there to buy you lunch/drop-off/school. They've been paying for things for you since the day you were born, now the least owe them is financial independence! Luckily for you, there's a wide range of well-paying student summer jobs in Montreal available to you, along with ones on the South Shore and on the North Shore also.

Whether you want to be in customer service, behind a desk with a green plant, or in a park entertaining a group of children, you have a wide range of choices in and around our city. Yet another proof that Montreal's versatility exists in all kinds of different ways.

To help you out, here are 11 student jobs in the Greater Montreal area that will allow you to replenish your bank account during the summer months.

Please note that all of the job listings were available that the time this article was written, but may not be by the time you, as a reader, get to it.

Day Camp Counsellor

Salary: Between $13 and $20 per hour

Why you should apply: There is no shortage of day camps in the Greater Montreal area. If you love the outdoors and entertaining kids of all ages, the job of a day camp counsellor is for you. You still have time to think of a funky nickname!

See camp counsellor job options here.

Call Center Agent

Salary: $20.90 per hour

Company: Héma-Québec

Why you should apply: Ensuring that blood banks are always full, promoting different types of donations and looking for different donors and potential donors — that's the job profile in a nutshell. Do you have what it takes?

Apply here.

Shift Supervisor

Salary: $15.25 per hour

Company: Starbucks Coffee

Why you should apply: School fee refunds, competitive insurance, great teams, all-you-can-eat coffee — this is what you'll get if you want to develop your customer service experience at one of the world's most popular multinationals.

Start your application here.


Salary: $20.46 per hour

Company: SAQ

Why should you apply: The corporation offers excellent working conditions that are sure to make you enjoy the job. And the salary is pretty awesome as well.

Apply here.

Branch Advisor

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Salary: $16.95 per hour

Company: La société québécoise du cannabis (SQDC)

Why you should apply: Let's stick to the state corporation theme. Just like the SAQ, the SQDC offers many competitive benefits, such as a disability plan, a drug and health care insurance plan, life insurance, and a pension plan!

Take the leap here.

Sales Consultant

Salary: $16 per hour

Company: Simons

Why you should apply: As one of the few companies in Quebec that has set its minimum hourly rate to $16, Simons is the perfect place if you're looking for a challenging job that's a change from the coffee shop. Plus, if you're a fashionable person, you'll be spoiled.

Apply here.

Customer Service

Salary: Between $15 and $20 per hour, depending on the position.

Company: Casino of Montréal – Loto-Québec

Why you should apply: Customer service is an integral part of the Casino de Montréal. Loto-Québec is looking for dynamic and passionate individuals to help provide an unparalleled entertainment experience for their clients. Whether it's a doorman, valet, or receptionist, you've got options.

See the job posting here.

Aquatic Coordinator

Salary: $25.89 per hour

Company: City of Montreal

Why you should apply: Being a lifeguard is good. But why not step up the game and be an aquatic coordinator? You coordinate and oversee the work of a group of lifeguards while ensuring the cleanliness and orderliness of the area, the availability of safety equipment, discipline and compliance with rules. What's the best part?

Apply here.

Desjardins Cashier

Salary: Between $15 and $18.36 per hour

Company: Caisse Populaire Desjardins

Why you should apply: By being a cashier at Desjardins, you could eventually become a permanent employee. By going to the Desjardins website, you can see which section is looking for that rare pearl.

Get more info about Desjardins positions here.

Ambassador For Humanitarian Organizations

Salary: Between $19 and $22 per hour

Company: Donaction

Why you should apply: If humanitarian aid is something that touches you personally, you are surely the person they need. You will be inclined to work for several non-governmental organizations, such as OXFAM and Médecins du Monde.

Apply here.

Regulatory Patroller

Jean-Michel Clermont-Goulet

Salary: $20.15 per hour

Company: City of Longueuil

Why should you apply: People may have their opinion of Longueuil, but I think this city is still a jewel on the South Shore. As a regulatory patroller, you will patrol the city by bicycle to meet the population and conduct inspections on the territory.

Get all the job information here.

This article was originally published in French on Narcity Québec.

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