Summer Student Opportunities

Kenora, ON


Competition Number 


Job Type

Full-time Interim


1.00 FTE






$18.00 to $20.00 hourly

Closing Date

Tuesday, January 31, 2023



Lake of the Woods District Hospital is currently seeking summer students in a variety of departments. If you are looking for work for the summer, to expand your skillset and gain valuable experience we want to hear from you!

We are seeking summer students in Mental Health and Addictions, Maintenance, Information Technology, Pharmacy, and Human Resources. Please select which department/area you are interested in when submitting your application.


Why Work with LWDH? In this position, there are many benefits to joining our team:

  • Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan enrolment, one of Canada’s largest defined benefit pension plans that includes portability, inflation protections, survivor benefits, buyback options, and early retirement
  • Pay in lieu of vacation and benefits provided
  • The opportunity to get hands on experience in a healthcare environment
  • Access to staff physiotherapy, onsite gym, Employee LifeWorks Program, staff wellness initiatives, and much more!



  • Currently a student enrolled in a post-secondary institution and returning in the fall
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills with the ability to follow instructions
  • Ability to complete tasks independently and work as part of a team
  • Strong computer skills with experience using Microsoft Office
  • Physically capable of performing the essential duties of the position
  • Reliable attendance record


Please apply through the online application process via

We thank all applicants for their interest but advise that only those selected for further consideration will be contacted. First consideration will be given to current internal employees of LWDH.

Qualified applicants may be considered for other comparable positions or within the same classification other than this posted position.

Please prepare your application in accordance with the qualifications posted in the job advertisement. Applications will be screened based on the posted qualifications.

LWDH is committed to the principles of equity, diversity, and inclusion and belongingness in our operations, throughout our workplace, and seeks to employ individuals who are committed to and value these principles.

We believe in and promote the rights of all persons with disabilities as outlined in the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA 2005) and its related Accessibility Standards Regulations. To meet this responsibility, LWDH will make appropriate accommodations, including alternative formats available. Please inform Human Resources of any accommodation(s) at any point throughout the recruitment and selection process to ensure your equal participation.

LWDH values the importance of creating a workplace that reflects the population it serves and promotes the representation of the Employment Equity groups as outlined by the Employment Equity Act (1993). Applicants are encouraged to self-declare at the time of application.

For more information or to request an accommodation please contact the Human Resources Department at 807-468-9861 ext. 2393




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