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Career Opportunity at COSTI

Career Opportunity at COSTI

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These are non-union contract positions scheduled to work variable hours on need basis to cover evenings and overnights shifts.

Monday to Friday can be 5:00 pm to 11:00pm (hours can be variable)

Weekend Evenings from 3:00pm to 11:00p


• Provides reception for new arrivals.
• Responsible for the intake/admission, pre-departure services and check-out of       residents.
• Ensures rooms are equip with toiletries, food, baby formula, diapers, admission   package information, etc.
• Ensures hotel and house rules are observed.
• Organizes and maintains supplies in the storage office and keeps an up-to date   inventory of supplies (e.g. diapers, formula, coffee, sugar etc.
• Provides emergency intervention e.g. client Illness, family violence, theft and fire.
• Delivers food to client’s rooms breakfast, lunch and dinner.
• Reports to the Center General Manager and Operations Manager and works with   counsellors to ensure the smooth operation of the RAP program.
• Communicates in a timely and professional manner with Manager on call regarding   any client concerns or emergencies.
• Works in coordination with Hotel staff to support clients.
• Provides interpretation services as required.
• Responsible for office duties such as answering telephones, request client   transportation, and fill out taxi vouchers.


• Community college diploma in community work/human services or equivalent.
• Experience working with newcomers and refugees.
• Excellent communication skills.
• Must be fluent in Arabic. Verbal and written English is also required.
• Previous experience with interpretation/translation considered an asset.
• Sensitive to the needs and issues facing newcomers.
• Possession of valid First Aid/CPR training certificate is an asset.
• Required to provide a valid Vulnerable Sector Screening (VSS) Police check. The   VSS must have been completed within the last 6 months.


Hwy 7 and Hwy 404, Markham

Duration of Position:

April 1, 2021 to December 31, 2021

Starting Salary Range:

$14.89 per hour

Posting Date:


Closing Date:



Priority consideration will be given to those on Notice of Recall.

If you are interested, please quote Reference #49-21
and send your resume with a covering letter to:

Manager, Staffing and Orientation
COSTI Immigrant Services
1710 Dufferin Street
Toronto, Ontario M6E 3P2

"We thank all applicants for their interest in COSTI. However, only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. No telephone calls please."

COSTI encourages applications from individuals reflecting the diversity of our community. COSTI is committed to fair and accessible employment practices and when requested, will make reasonable effort to accommodate people with disabilities during the recruitment and assessment processes when filling positions.