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Current Opening(s)

There is currently 6 openings available:

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…


Love Toronto and want to share it with the world? We are looking for super fun volunteers to run activities and events for our guests at HI Toronto! The types of activities you will lead include our legendary pub crawl, walking tours, sporting events, quiz nights and much, much more. We love creative ideas- so let us know if you have an awesome suggestion for an event!

If you’re interested in this opportunity, send an email to Please include your resume and a description of the activities that you would be fantastic at leading. Also, we would love to know why you are interested in volunteering with HI Toronto.



Current Opportunities:

Age Minimum 19+/ Minor Waiver on File Required


Monday Night Pub Crawl

Do you enjoy meeting travelers and hanging out with an international crowd? Are you an aficionado of Toronto’s bars? Then come be a pub crawl leader at the Toronto Hostel!

Primary responsibilities include:
Leading the pub crawl from the hostel lobby out to bar locations.
Engaging with guests and sharing local information
Promoting fun on the crawl!
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Volunteering Bring International Travellers to Free Wednesdays at Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO)

HI Toronto is looking for individuals interested in taking groups of travelers from all over the world to the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) on Wednesdays, during the gallery’s weekly free entry period. If you’re an art buff and traveller, this is the opportunity for you! This tour generally leaves from the hostel at 6pm,