This webpage lists ads from members of our community who are looking for volunteer help or are offering employment opportunities. Check back regularly for updates, particularly in the spring.
February 1, 2023: The Nutty Chocolatier in Huntsville is hiring for summer! See ad below:
January 18, 2023: Camp Lau-Ren is hiring for summer (in Deep River). See ad below:
January 16, 2023: Township of Lake of Bays is looking summer staff. See ad below:
December 19, 2022: Huntsville Family Health Team is hiring students. See ad below:
December 19, 2022: HHS is looking for student volunteers to act as hallway guides during the upcoming Course Selection Information Night. Anyone interested should contact Ms McLean-Wilson in the main office. The event is on Wednesday, January 18th.
November 7, 2022: Farmer’s Daughter hring – student positions available. See poster below for details.
November 3, 2022: Rogers Cove Retirement Residences is looking some volunteer help. See poster below:
November 3, 2022: Community member Mrs. Helen Sparkes is looking for a student to help with computer system navigation. Some file transfering, email account consolidation, file management, etc., help is wanted. Could be for pay or volunteer hours. Any student interested can contact Mrs. Sparkes at 705-789-3222.
October 14, 2022: Eclipse Walk With Light – volunteers needed.
October 14, 2022: Riverside Public School is looking for some help with the Riverside Craft Show, November 12 and 13. Any interested volunteers can email this account: [email protected]
We are seeking volunteers with the following: Snack Bar, Raffle Table, Bake Sale Table, Silent Auction, Greeter, Parking
Shifts are 3 hours in length with the following schedule:
Saturday 9am-12pm, Saturday 11am-2pm, Saturday 2-4pm
Sunday 10am-12:30pm, Sunday 12:30-3pm
October 3, 2022: The 2022 Ontario Disc Golf Championship is coming to Muskoka the weekend of October 15-16. It will be taking place at two courses, with most divisions playing at the Wolf Tracks course at Bondi Resort (just south of Dwight) and three divisions (including the juniors) at Limberlost Forest Reserve.
Volunteers are needed for a variety of roles, but mostly as course marshals to help people find their way around and to help as “spotters” in areas where discs tend to go out of bounds.
Volunteers will be outdoors for the day and should come prepared with warm, outdoor clothing, food and water.
The tournament director is Spencer Young. Interested folks should email Spencer for further information. [email protected]
September 21, 2022: Port Sydney Turkey Dinner – Volunteers Needed
Port Sydney Parks and Recreation is happy to report that the annual Port Sydney Community Turkey Dinner is back! This year, our event is being held on October 1 from 3:30 to 8 pm. We are looking for student (and adult) volunteers to help with the event. Kitchen, serving, set-up and take-down are all required. We will sign volunteer cards for any local schools with the program. Please reach out to Leslie Secord (705) 571 – 0088, if you would like to volunteer or for further information.
September 14, 2022: Rolston’s Home Building Centre is hiring! See ad below:
September 1, 2022: Hospice Huntsville is recruiting volunteers to help at the Sandhill Nursery Fall Festives. See details below.
June 24, 2022: Kelsey’s Road House is hiring! See poster below for details:
June 24, 2022: 150th Celebrations for the Madill Church organizers are looking for volunteer help. From the committee: “We are celebrating the 150th Anniversary with events in 2023 and are in need of volunteers with interest in the history of this great community by providing some time to assist in the celebrations and inform the attendees of events & Open Houses of our plans for the upcoming restoration project. We need assistance with our website and our facebook updates and require a photographer and someone to catalogue the celebratory events & restoration work pertaining to the building. We are preparing for the upcoming events of 2023 along with the restoration project and would welcome the experience of individuals to assist in our celebrations.”
Interested persons can contact Carolynn at 705-788-9746.
June 22, 2022: Rugged Earth is searching for a motivated person to join our growing team! General duties:-grass cutting and trimming-softscape and planting. Full time: Monday- Friday. Permanent, can accommodate only summer for this seasonBenefits (Health and Dental). Pay depends on experience (~$18.50-21/h)
June 21, 2022: Lakeland Networks is hiring Equipment Operator – Summer Students. All details are available here.
June 21, 2022: Grandview Golf Course is hiring for summer. See poster below:
June 21, 2022: Community Hours for Students
Hello – we are organizing an Ultra series Trail run “The Limberlost Challenge” (https://thelimberlostchallenge.com/) in the Limberlost Forest and Wildlife Reserve on Saturday July 2, 2022. We would like to offer community hours to students who would like to volunteer for the race that day.
The Limberlost Challenge raises money for the Trails Youth Initiative, a charity that mentors high school aged children (www.trails.ca)
There would be a range of activities for the students to assist with including giving out finishers’ medals to racers; assisting at Aid Stations; course marshalling; and site maintenance.
All volunteers will get free T shirts and lunch.
Contact: Ruth Marland Neil Jefferson
Volunteer Coordinator Race Director
m. 647-835-1064 m. 705-380-1433
June 17, 2022: Volunteer opportunity to help with some yardwork in Dwight. Interested students can contact Joan at 416-529-1807.
June 17, 2022: Volunteer opportunity to help with some yardwork for a local resident. Interested students can contact Jeffrey Bestwick at 705-788-0653.
June 14, 2022: Volunteer or paid (your choice) opportunity: 2 hours (approx) of yard work, mainly trimming at a cottage on Mica Mine road. Interested students should call Darlene at 647-402-8670.
June 14, 2022: Ultra Electrical Solutions is currently recruiting for a motivated, hard working individual to join our team and help build upon our already positive work environment. Daily tasks will include – but are not limited to – assisting with electrical installations, various forms of manual labour, cleaning, organizing and material handling. A valid G2 drivers license as well as a Grade 12 or equivalent certificate are minimum requirements. Please include references with your application.
Tanner Boyle, Ultra Electrical Solutions Inc.
(705)380-6567, [email protected]
June 14, 2022: Northern Comfort Solutions is hiring and HVAC Apprentice. See poster below for details:
June 14, 2022: Gleam Window Cleaning is hiring for summer! Window cleaning assistant, Monday-Friday. Looking for reliable mature student. Pays $20/hour. Pickup from town in company vehicle. Contact Yvonne Call 705-789-6665. Or text 705-783-2007
June 10, 2022
June 9, 2022:
|I,m looking to hire a couple of students as summer helpers for various carpentry jobs.|
Starting wage $ 20 hrs. Great opportunity for anyone interested in a women in trades career
Own transportation an asset and daily fuel allowance to offset current fuel cost would be included
No resume required
Please contact Mr Gillan at
June 8, 2022: Tamarack North is hiring. See poster below for details:
June 8, 2022: We are looking to hire outside staff for the ice cream shack/BBQ and inside for the cafe. Get training, and build your resume by joining the Miss Nelle’s team this summer!
June 6, 2022: Guac Mexi Grill in Huntsville @ 66 king william street, is looking for crew members. Job duties: Daily prep, customer service, regular cleaning schedule. Minimum wage: 15$/hour+ Tips. For details or to apply contact Charmi at: 705-350-0090, or email: [email protected]
June 3, 2022: Treetop Trekking is looking for friendly and enthusiastic individuals, who love the outdoors and interacting with the public, to join our team for the 2022 season. We are now accepting resumes at [email protected]. All applicants must be 16+. For details contact Alystra (Manager) at 855-788-9009.
June 2, 2022: Mr. Gary Gall is seeking assistance to put his dock in. He is looking for 2 or 3 students available to assist him on either June 10, 11 , or 12th for approximately 2 hours. He’s located on Lake Menominee off Brunel road. Interested students can contact Gary at 905-869-0014.
June 1, 2022: We are looking for someone to care for our 6 year old son, Monday to Friday 7:30-8 am till 4:30-5pm. Light meal and snack preparation are required and babysitting experience would be greatly appreciated. We are willing to let live in during the week if preferred and are looking to offer $200.00 a week for the service. If anyone is interested in even a set number of days during the week that may be possible too. Interested students can contact Candice Warner at 705-783-4625.
May 27, 2022: Elections Ontario is looking for a senior student (must be 16) for a position at the June 2nd election. This person would be required to work from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. The rate of pay for this position is $15.00 per hour. There is a training requirement but given the short notice, we would e-mail the training manual to the interested student to review at home and confirm that they have read the information. The training for this position is $15.00 per hour (2 hours). Please contact Nancy at Elections Ontario 1-833-205-0110, extension 5561 if you are interested and available. Thank you.
084 Parry Sound Muskoka
Office: 1-833-205-0110 X 5561
May 26, 2022: The TLDSB is hiring summer learning program learning assistants. Details below:
May 25, 2022: Milestone Roofing is looking to hire Full-TIme, permanent roofers. Learn a trade and work on your tan at the same time 😉 Starting salary $18/hrOpportunity for more $$$ after probationary period.
Contact Matt at 705-788-2012[email protected]
May 19, 2022: TriMuskokan Triathlon, Duathlon and Try-a-Tri is back! They are looking for volunteers to help support them on the day. See details below:
May 19, 2022: Are you or do you know a grade 11 or 12 student looking for a summer job? Experience the best summer of your life living and working on Eagle Lake! Hockey Opportunity Camp (@hoccamplife) is accepting applications for a variety of summer camp job postings (both hockey and non-hockey positions) working directly with campers. See poster below for details.
May 16, 2022: Pita Pit Huntsville is hiring. See poster below for details. Note: Pita Pit offers grade 9 and 10 students who stay employed through to graduation a partial scholarship payment towards their college or university tuition or books
May 16, 2022: Parkrun is a global community that aims to provide free 5 kilometre runs on Saturday morning across the globe. Hugely successful around the world. We have decide to establish a park run here in Huntsville. This is our third year organizing the event ( Covid stopped the events for two years). We need volunteer help to make this possible. Volunteer work ranges from helping time the event, marshalling a crucial points, take photographs,Heading out finishers tokens and many more roles.The roles would start around 8:30 and finish around 10 on Saturday mornings at Avery beach. For volunteers it’s a great way to get involved with the community whilst also getting up and outside for a good start to the weekend.
We look forward to hearing from anybody interested!
Avery beach Parkrun Team
Contact: [email protected]
May 13, 2022: Fowler Construction is looking for an Industrial Electrical Apprentice, and post-secondary education is not required. This would be a great position for graduating students who are mechanically inclined. Details below:
May 9, 2022: The CMHA is looking for volunteers to assist us on Saturday, May 28th for the Spin the Lakes Cycle Tour at Hidden Valley. For anyone looking for volunteer hours this is going to be a great day outside in support of our Canadian Mental Health Association Fundraiser. We are raising funds for Mental Health Services and programs in our region.T-shirt and lunch provided at Hidden Valley for all volunteers
For more information on how to get involved please contact: [email protected]
Crystal Stone-Simms, Resource Development Coordinator
Canadian Mental Health Association, Muskoka-Parry Sound Branch
705-645-2262 ext 1282
May 6, 2022: Summer Company application deadline is coming up on May 20. See below:
May 3, 2022: Habitat for Humanity Huntsville ReStore is a great place for students to acquire their volunteer hours and to gain experience working at a non-profit organization within our community. Students would have to be 16 or older and would require steel toed footwear. Anyone interested in volunteering at the ReStore can contact:
ReStore Manager, Huntsville
Habitat for Humanity Ontario Gateway North
70 King William St, Huntsville, ON P1H 2A5
T: (705) -788-0305
May 2, 2022: Volunteer or Job Opportunity – Spring Yard Cleanup
I am looking for a student(s) who is wanting to do some yard cleanup work to put towards their volunteer hours or the hours can be paid. The work would be raking and bagging leaves, carrying bags to curbside, and gathering up sticks amongst the leaf raking to be taken to a fire pit.
This would involve 2 days work anytime between the hours of 9:00am-7:00pm Mon-Fri or weekends.
Please call :
Elaine [email protected] 705-789-7723
Please leave your name and phone # if you get the msg machine.
Location is 10 min drive from the high school in Falcon Rd.
April 27, 2022: the TLDSB’s Technology Services Department is hiring a summer student. See posting below:
April 27, 2022: the TLDSB is hiring Supply Custodians (senior students are welcome to apply). See posting below:
April 27, 2022: Grandview Golf Club is hiring Prep Cooks! See details below:
April 26, 2022: McDonald’s Huntsville is hiring! See post below:
April 25, 2022:
Science North is gearing up for summer 2022. This year we are returning to Northern Ontario with our summer camp programs. We are looking for students in grades 11 and 12 who would like to work for us this July and August.
Are you a student looking for an adventure? Are you a student who would like to travel this summer to Northern Ontario? Communities include Parry Sound, Barrie, Orillia, Bracebridge, Huntsville and more! We are responsible for covering accommodation costs, daily meals and even a weekly travel allowance. Interested candidates can submit their application online here: https://can61e2.dayforcehcm.com/CandidatePortal/en-US/sciencenorth/Posting/View/204
April 22, 2022: the TriMuskokan Triathlon, Duathlon and Try-a-Tri event are back and looking for volunteer help on the weekend of June 25th and 26th. All related information is available on their website: TriMuskokan Volunteer Sign-UP 2022.
April 21, 2022:
April 20, 2022: We are currently looking for seasonal workers to join our team, installing eavestrough and siding around the Muskoka area. Specifically, we are in search of general labourers and carpenter’s helpers.
Experience in construction is an asset, but not required. The business operates out of Baysville, so candidates must have their own transportation if they reside outside of this area.
Interested students should email their resume to [email protected] or call (705)706-5406 for more information.
April 13, 2022: SI Construction Muskoka is hiring:
Join our growing team as a Granite Wire Saw Operator’s Assistant. We run multiple diamond blade saws cutting all depths and sizes of Muskoka Granite. You will be working in teams of two or three, assisting to cut stone, with a wire cutter to specified dimensions. Perform on going machine adjustments and record information such as quantity, size and type of product. Finishing work such as framing, polishing and running the bridge saw for accurate cutting. Must have critical thinking skills, basic math, hand-eye coordination, attention to detail and able to handle heavy lifting with the help of your team. Valid Driver’s license preferred.
We can be reached at 705-788-3147 or email us at [email protected]
April 13, 2022: East Side Mario’s is hiring. See poster below:
April 13, 2022: Cottage Country Painters is hiring. See poster below. Contact Mack Peters for details at [email protected].
Servers and Hosts:
Edgewater Park Lodge and Red Canoe Restaurant are nestled into the Woodland areas of Kearney with Sand Lake lapping at our shoreline. We are a four season establishment that caters to snowmobilers, ATVer’s, vacationing families and those seeking a unique location for weddings and other events. Our Red Canoe Restaurant menu offers fresh and seasonal cuisine “for the adventurous on the edge of Algonquin Park”
We are currently seeking personable and efficient Serving and Host team members capable of attending to high volume seatings.
Our ideal candidates would be Smart Serve qualified (serving), have the ability to work in a fast paced setting and be available for a variety of shifts spanning the morning through to the evenings and weekends.
RRSP and Benefits Available!
$15 an Hour
Line Cooks/Preps and Dish washers:
Edgewater Park Lodge and the Red Canoe Restaurant are located on beautiful Sand lake, north of Muskoka and just outside Algonquin Park.
We are looking for a highly motivated and reliable Line Cook/Prep Cook and dishwashers. Our ideal candidates will be available for a variety of shifts including: days, evenings and weekends.
We are looking for full time, part time, seasonal and year round team members. We are open year round and cater to cottagers, families, ATVer’s, Snowmobilers, Weddings and Special Events.
RRSP and Benefits Available!
$15-$20 an hour
April 8, 2022: Greystone Constuction is hiring for summer. See poster below for details:
April 7, 2022: Winners Huntsville is looking for part time associates. Anyone interested can contact Tracy Clarke, Store Manager, at 705-788-1519. Or, to apply online click HERE.
March 30:2022: Ontario Parks is hiring Student Park Rangers for summer. Message from the employer: The best website to direct students to is: https://www.gojobs.gov.on.ca/Pages/SEP.aspx. There is also a lot of helpful information at this link: https://www.ontarioparks.com/parksblog/apply-park-ranger/ Including a video that walks through the steps on how to apply, links to a self-quiz to see which job suits someone best, or to even book a virtual one-on-one meeting. We have multiple rounds of hiring, so the link to the actual job ad changes. Currently, students can apply at: https://www.gojobs.gov.on.ca/Preview.aspx?Language=English&JobID=179210 until March 31st. Then another job ad and link will open a few days later for the next round of hiring.
March 29, 2022: Campfire Circle (formerly Camp Ooch & Camp Trillium) is hiring for summer. See posters below. For a full listing of jobs available at the camp see: Campfire Circle Careers. For details, contact: [email protected].
March 29, 2022: Muskoka on the Rocks hiring full time and part time
Servers (must be 18)
Apply to [email protected] or call 705-635-1328
March 22, 2022: Algonquin Custom Homes is hiring. Contact: [email protected]
March 22, 2022: CNIB Lake Joe is hiring for summer. Contact: [email protected]
March 21, 2022: Algonquin Cafe is hiring! Contact: [email protected]
March 8, 2022: Virtual Job fair coming March 23rd! See ad below:
March 8, 2022: The Boiler Room in Dwight is looking to fill three positions. See below for details:
March 7, 2022: Lions Camp Dorset is hiring for summer. We are a not for profit dialysis facility located in Dorset. This camp is unique, as we create an atmosphere where dialysis patients and their families can experience a respite from their day to day challenges. Here they enjoy the freedom to reconnect with each other within beautiful Muskoka, creating precious memories with loved ones, all while receiving their lifesaving dialysis treatments. After 2 years of being closed due to the pandemic, we will finally be able to operate for the 2022 dialysis season.
We are seeking employees to fill a variety of positions:
– Tuck Shop/Retail Clerk
– Recreation: Leading outdoor/indoor games both land. Some examples could be mini putt, horseshoes, basketball, baseball, scavenger hunts, canoe races, short kayak excursions 20-30 min, guided walks within Camp trails, basic photography lessons, leading games in the lake or indoor pool.
– Assisting with some evening camp activities ie 5 PM – 8 PM such as pot luck, bingo, movie, camp fire
Employees will be required to work Monday – Friday, with every weekend off. Their first day of work would begin Monday, June 27, 2022.
For those students who are interested, please ask them to contact Jeremy at Lions Camp Dorset (705)766-2780
March 4, 2022: Do you have a passion for customer service, high-quality food and thrive working in a fast-paced environment? Halibut House Fish & Chip Truck wants you! We are looking for full-time and part-time team members to join us. Looking for hardworking people who work well independently as well as part of a team. Responsibilities include prep, dishes, cleaning, cooking (with oil fryers), serving, cash handling, etc. FOOD HANDLERS CERTIFICATION preferred
March 3, 2022: Tamarack North has a client who looking for some assistance with property management work this Summer out on Georgian Bay. Candidates are to please email their resumes to: [email protected]. Details below:
February 28, 2022: Fowler is hiring for summer! See www.fowler.ca for details.
February 17, 2022: Volunteers are needed to help at the Baysville Cemetaries in the Spring and Summer. Tasks include general maintenance of the grounds, watering flowers, etc. Interested students can contact Pam Dunlop Garratt at 705 646-3651 or Shirley Burton at 705 767-3616 for details.
February 15, 2022: Wimpy’s Diner in Huntsville is hiring full and part time hosts. Experience is ideal but training can be provided. Smart Serve is an asset. Call 705-788-9699.
January 28, 2022: Best Western Plus Huntsville is hiring Front Office positions. Contact John Chipman at 705-788-3345. See Poster:
January 24, 2022: Muskoka’s Incredible Race looking for summer staff. See Poster:
January 19, 2022: Hockey Opportunity Camp in Sundridge is looking for summer staff. See Poster:
December 13, 2021: Community member is looking for some volunteer help with snow clearing this winter. Close to the high school..Interested students should contact Roberta. Her address is 123 Brunel Road across from the tennis courts. Her phone number is 705-380-0837. She has a good snowblower and her driveway is not deep or wide and had a very small walkway that would require a quick shovel. This all would take less than an hour.
December 1, 2021: James Hunt of Youth Unlimited is selling popcorn as a fundraiser for The Door at Huntsville Otters Junior C home games. He could use a couple of student volunteers to help with this, and in exchange they get to earn volunteer hours and take in the hockey game. The games are all on Friday evenings – they start setting up at 6:30 and are done around 9:30/10:00. Any interested student can contact James at: