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There is currently 7 openings available:

Maintenance – Handyman

Be responsible for all aspects of hostel maintenance in accordance with the Hostelling International mission statement, and communicate ideas on an ongoing basis with the hostel manager. The Maintenance person assists the Quality Assurance Manager in ensuring a superior product that will meet the needs of both the customer and…

Cook (The Cavern)

The Cavern, inside the HI Toronto hostel, is hiring a part-time cook! Want to meet new travelers, want to work amongst an amazing team and embrace new challenges? Maybe you're the person we're looking for! This bar is many things: a cool coffee spot, a place to meet travelers from…

Front Desk Agent

Front Desk Agent We are looking for a person who is passionate about customer service and the tourism industry to join our dynamic team at Hostelling International (HI) Toronto. At HI Toronto, we work as a team to ensure that our guests get an amazing experience when visiting the great…

Food & Beverage Supervisor

Food & Beverage SUPERVISOR   The Food and Beverage Supervisor is responsible for assisting all operations in regards to Breakfast/Lunch/Dinner and also supervising the operation of The Cavern Bar. With a positive and energetic attitude, the Food and Beverage Supervisor is responsible for supervising and training new staff, keeping track of…

Bartender/Barista (The Cavern)

You've got the love for coffee art? Would you love to work in the best bar in Toronto and meet travelers every day? The Cavern is currently hiring a barista and maybe you're the missing element to our team! The ideal candidate for this job is outgoing, responsible, is excellent in customer service, enjoys…

Overnight Housekeeper

OVERVIEW The Overnight Housekeeper is responsible for ensuring high cleanliness standards for hostel guests, and performing housekeeping duties consistently and efficiently. Reporting to the Housekeeping Supervisor, he/she is responsible for cleaning washrooms and common areas, and dining areas including the bar and restaurant. The Overnight Housekeeper will complete checklists and…

Night Auditor

The Night Auditor is a key member of the Front Desk team responsible for the overnight operations of the hostel, verifying the accuracy of guest accounts, balancing charges and revenues, as well as assisting with all aspects of guest services. OVERVIEW Engage each guest and provide excellent customer service Perform…


You love Toronto and you want to share it with the rest of the world? You’re traveling and would like to spend a bit more time in the city? The hostel is constantly seeking volunteers to perform a variety of tasks, like leading activities, helping out with breakfast, doing small maintenance work and more! You must be comfortable working in English.

-Work 5 hours, 5 days a week. Two days off
-Minimum stay of 1 month
-The must have a deposit of at least three night’s accommodation (you are not getting enough hours to work, they pay for the monthly daily rate)Perks!
-free accommodation (in a shared 6-bed dorm)
-two meal vouchers
-enjoy 50% discount at the barIf this is something you are interested in please email Charlotte at and tell us a little about you!!!