2014 Rural Summer Jobs Service

Thank you for your interest in the Rural Summer Jobs Service.

Approval notices for the 2014 Rural Summer Jobs Service have now been sent either by email, fax or mail. Please keep your approval notice and use the file # assigned on this notice in all further correspondence.

Once you have received your approval notice, please print and return:

  1. 2014 Student Eligibility Checklist
  2. 2014 Employer Claim Form (see sample form)

If you applied to the program and don't receive a notice by June 13, 2014, please contact:

Rural Summer Jobs Service program at 1-877-424-1300
email us at rsjs.omafra@ontario.ca

Important Dates

April 1, 2014: First day of subsidized employment
May 2014: Approval notices sent to applicants
July 25, 2014: Deadline for submission of Student Eligibility Checklists
September 30, 2014: Last day for subsidized employment for student positions
October 17, 2014: Deadline for submission of Employer Claim forms

More Information

Rural Summer Jobs Service
Ministry of Agriculture and Food
Ministry of Rural Affairs
1 Stone Road West, 4th Floor NW
Guelph, Ontario N1G 4Y2
Fax: (519) 826-3170

This service is part of the Ontario government's Ontario Summer Jobs Strategy to assist students across Ontario.

For other summer employment programs click on the Ontario Summer Jobs Strategy, or contact the Employment Ontario hotline at 1-800-387-5656.

For more information:
Toll Free: 1-877-424-1300
E-mail: ag.info.omafra@ontario.ca
Author: James Mitchell - Manager, Finance Unit, Rural Programs Branch/OMAF and MRA
Creation Date: 13 February 2013
Last Reviewed: 30 May 2014