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The Town of Essex accepts resumes for employment only when a specific job opportunity has been posted and/or advertised. If you are applying for more than one job opportunity, you must submit a separate resume and cover letter for each posting. If you are emailing your resume, please include the title of the job opportunity in the subject line of your email.

Current Positions Available

There are no current positions available.

Year Round Positions

The Town of Essex will accept applications for the following positions on an ongoing basis as we recruit for these positions year round.

Crossing Guards

Aquatic and Recreation Positions

Complete and submit a Recreation and Culture Application for the following positions.

We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for consideration will be acknowledged.

The Town of Essex is an Equal Opportunity Employer that is committed to inclusive, barrier-free recruitment and selection processes and providing accommodations for people with disabilities. If you require an accommodation, we will work with you to meet your needs. Accommodation may be provided in all parts of the hiring process.

2018 Summer Student Program

The Town of Essex hires students during the months of April to September (Harbour until October). Student application forms are available online at the link below or at the Municipal Building, 33 Talbot Street South, Essex, Ontario on January 3, 2018.

The 2018 Summer Student Application Form can be found online here.

Students are required to submit one (1) application and resume for each position they are applying for. Applications and resumes must be submitted by 4:00 p.m. Friday, March 2, 2018. Applications may be submitted:

  • in person at the Municipal Building, or
  • by mail to: Town of Essex, Summer Student Program, 33 Talbot Street South, Essex, Ontario, N8M 1A8

Applications received after the closing date and time will not be accepted.

How the Program Works

Student applications will be screened for qualifications, experience, field of study and other applicable eligibility requirements. Only students qualified will be contacted and will be subject to an interview process.

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be in full-time attendance at a recognized secondary or post-secondary educational institution, and must be returning as a full-time student in the Fall.
  • Must be at least 16 years of age by May 1, 2018.
  • Evenings and weekend work may be required. Students must be available to work scheduled shifts.
  • Once hired, as a condition of employment, where required, students must provide at their own expense CSA Green Patch safety shoes or boots, a satisfactory Driver's Abstract from the Ministry of Transportation and a satisfactory Police Clearance.
  • Work clothing must be in accordance with the standards set by the hiring department.

Summer Student Position Descriptions