Student Job Seekers

KEYS offers a variety of services for students whether you are looking for full-time work in the summer or part-time employment during the school year! For More information or to get started, call or drop by the nearest KEYS Job Center.

Student Employment Centre

KEYS has been Kingston's Student Employment Centre for over 25 years! Come in and check it out! - free internet and printing, knowledgeable staff, job search resources, job leads and resume help. We have extended hours (including Tuesday evenings and Saturdays) to be as accessible as possible to students.


We offer workshops to give you the skills you need to get the job! We deliver a variety of exciting workshops to help you explore career options and gain job search skills. For our specialized certifications such as Smart Serve or WHMIS. Dates and times are posted under the workshop section of the web-site. Please call KEYS for more information.

Youth Job Connection (YJC) - Summer Program

YJC Summer runs from June to August. Participants can work 20-35 hours per week for 6 weeks and receive minimum wage. If you are between 15 and 18, living in Kingston or Frontenac County and are not currently employed, the YJC Summer program may be for you. We host program information sessions in June and the date and time will be posted on the KEYS web site to register.

Featured Job / KEYS Job Board
Food Service Worker
Contract / Contrat
Queen's University Biological Station (QUBS) (Food Service Worker)
Leeds and Grenville
Hourly Wage / Rémunération Horaire 20.00
Upcoming Events / Workshops




Welcome to Kingston Night

DATE(S) AND TIME(S): Thursday, March 30th, 5.00 - 7.00pm

WHERE: The Red House, 369 King Street East

KEYS Annual Job Fair

DATE(S) AND TIME(S): Wednesday, 19th April, 1.00 to 5.00pm

WHERE: Portsmouth Harbour, 53 Yonge Street

Welcome to Kingston Night

DATE(S) AND TIME(S): Thursday, April, 27th, 5.00 - 7.00pm

WHERE: Venue is yet to be decided

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KEYS assists many people in our community through local programs and training. Find out how you can help.

Contact Us

Book an appointment to see how KEYS services can help you.

Call or email at your leisure and we will contact you as soon as possible.

Kingston (Main Office):

Phone: 613.546.5559

Kingston (Newcomer Services):

Phone: 613.546.5559


Phone: 613.382.1085

Smiths Falls:

Phone: 613.552.2759


Phone: 613.359.1140