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Career Opportunity at COSTI

Career Opportunity at COSTI

Summer Assistant Social Services


COSTI is a multicultural organization providing social services, settlement,
employment, and language training services. For more information about COSTI,
please visit our website at


  • Provides customer service, administrative and clerical duties and other activities to support Centre, staff and clients.
  • Support Centre staff when organizing virtual events for employers and clients.
  • Search online for employer job postings matching Centre active client list; shares with Employment Consultants and COSTI Online Employer Data base.
  • Post employer job posting templates on the job board, forwards to employment consultants and posts on COSTI in house Employer Data base.
  • Search online for job fairs and post on the job board for clients and forwards to Employment Consultants.
  • Reception duties for employer calls and making referrals to appropriate staff.
  • Sign-in clients for workshops on sign-in sheet and/or in-house database.
  • Help to prepare Centre outreach flyers.
  • Makes follow-up calls to clients regarding their job search status and reports feedback to Employment Consultants.
  • Makes appointment and workshop reminder calls to clients.
  • Performing administrative and clerical duties as assigned.
  • Qualifications:

  • Must be between 15 and 30 years of age (inclusive) at the start of employment.
  • Preference will be given to those enrolled in a post-secondary Social Services Worker or Administrative Program.
  • Is a Canadian Citizen, permanent resident, or person on whom refugee protection has been conferred under the Immigration and Refugee Protection Act.
  • Is legally entitled to work according to the relevant provincial/ territorial legislation and regulations.
  • Experience working with MS Office 2010 with emphasis on Excel and Word.
  • Location:

    10 Gillingham Dr., Suite 300, Brampton

    Duration of Position:

    June 22, 2020 to August 14, 2020

    Starting Salary Range:

    $14.00 per hour

    Posting Date:


    Closing Date:



    The Canada Summer Jobs Program provides funding to help employers create summer job opportunities for students. It is designed to focus on local priorities, while helping both students and their communities.

    This is a non-Union contract position scheduled to work 35 hours per week

    During the current COVID19 pandemic, work can be completed primarily remotely with equipment provided by COSTI. Once Public Health directives are lifted, this position will be working primarily from our Brampton location (10 Gillingham Dr., Suite 300, Brampton)

    If you are interested, please quote Reference #26-20
    and send your resume with a covering letter to:

    Manager, Staffing and Orientation
    COSTI Immigrant Services
    1710 Dufferin Street
    Toronto, Ontario M6E 3P2
    Fax: 416.658.6590

    "We thank all applicants for their interest in COSTI. However, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No telephone calls please."

    COSTI encourages applications from individuals reflecting the diversity of our community. COSTI is committed to fair and accessible employment practices and when requested, will make reasonable effort to accommodate people with disabilities during the recruitment and assessment processes when filling positions.