Montreal is the number one student city in North America. The city nightlife, festivals, and low cost-of-living supplement the world-class institutions of learning that call Montreal home.
But still it can be difficult for students to find relevent work experience. Competition for postions between the tens of thousands of students is intense. Often, it can be difficult to know where to look.
Here is a list of 20 job postings for students. These institutions are hiring right now! There's something for everyone.
1. Rideau Canal Lock Operations
Ok, this first one is in Ottawa. But its proximity makes it the ideal summer job. The posting comes from Parks Canada. So yes, you get to work outdoors!
2. Facebook Intern (AI)
Montreal has become an international hub of artificial intelligence development. Facebook's AI research center is located right in downtown Montreal. The social media giant is looking for an intern to work onthe cutting-edge of the technology that will change the world.
3. Client Services at La Ronde
A classic summer job. Spend your day at the famous amusement park.
4. Federal Work Experience Program
The federal government of Canada also has a program for university students to find work experience. This nifty website has all the information you need to apply:
5. Research Affiliate Program
The federal government has a separate resource for student research positions.
6. Camp Counselor
Another classic summer job.
7. Public Affairs Coordinator
The South-West borough is looking for a student to execute a number of interesting tasks including communications, office management, and constituent service. Go to this site and select "emploi étudiant" to view the posting:
8. Financial Services at Desjardins
Desjardins is hiring a student who plans to pursue a carrer in financial service.
9. Technical Services Clerk CUSM
This student job is a great way to enter the field of clinical research.
10. Barista at St-Barthes
The gorgeous café on Ave. du Parc is popular among writers and McGill students. They always hire students to serve customers.
11. Undergraduate Program Assistant (Concordia)
In this position, you'll help advise undergraduate students on their program tracks.
12. Letter Carrier for Canada Post
I want this job. This opening for an on-call letter delivery agent is ideal for the urbanite who likes to walk. You only have to speak English OR French. And you get to wear the cute uniform and pet cats.
13. Québec Civil Service
The government of Québec is always hiring. You are guaranteed to find an interesting position in the huge range of services the province offers. Many positings are student-specific.
14. Outdoor Education Storekeeper Vanier College
The Outdoor Education Storekeeper manages equipment and repairs. Outdoor education equipment is always the most fun.
15. Donor Recruiter Canadian Red Cross
A job with an important purpose! You'll help save lives.
16. Aviation Security Intern at IATA
This is another super cool position. The International Air Transport Association is looking for a student interested in the aviation industry and security.
17. Administrative Assistant Intern at Boeing
If you're interested in the other side of the aviation industry, this job is for you.
18. Buying Intern at Little Burgundy
This job is good experience for a student of marketing.
19. Customer Experience Leader at Indigo
For the book and home goods lover like me.
20. Uber Driver
If you have a car, you can sign up to be an Uber driver! Work on your own time and without a boss.