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CIEE Hiring Solutions

Upcoming Hiring Seasons

Are you looking for ski instructors, lift operators, food & beverage workers, or resort help for next year? Winter Work & Travel students are available to fill these positions, and many more! Contact a CIEE International Recruitment Consultant who will develop a hiring strategy based upon the needs of your company, the suitability of your jobs for each market, and student availability.

Summer

Summer sees the highest number of Work & Travel students, working in nearly every U.S. state! From food service in the National Parks and lifeguards at neighborhood pools, to amusement park ride operators and resort housekeepers, students from more than 30 countries are anxious to work at your company and experience the U.S. way of life. Your International Recruitment Consultant will suggest a hiring strategy for you based upon the hiring needs of your company, the suitability of your jobs for each market, and student availability.

Click here to see student availability for summer 2015

Summer 2012 Students

Season Country Typical Start Date Typical End Date Typical Duration Current Size Growth Potential Local rules
Summer Azerbaijan Jun-7 to Jun-20 Sep-14 to Oct-1 14 weeks Medium Good  
Summer Belarus Jun-1 to Jun -10 Aug-22 to Sep-1 11 weeks Large Very Good May-15 is the earliest work start date, Sep-15 is the latest work end date
Summer Bulgaria May-14 to Jun-1 Sep-14 to Sep-28 16 weeks Large Limited May-1 is the earliest work start date, Sep-30 is the latest work end date
Summer China Jun-15 to Jun-30 Sep-10 to Sep-15 12 weeks Medium Very Good Jun-15 is earliest work start date, Sep-15 is the latest work end date
Summer Colombia May-16 to Jun-1  Aug-1 to Aug-14 11 weeks Medium Good  
Summer Czech Republic Jun-7 to Jun-21 Sep-7 to Sep-21 13 weeks Medium Limited  
Summer Ecuador Jun-1 to Jul-14 Sep-7 to Sep-21 12 weeks Medium Good
Summer Egypt Jun-15 to Jul-1 Sep-30 to Oct-7 13 weeks Medium Good  
Summer Estonia Jun-5 to Jun-15 Sep-10 to Sep-30 13 weeks Small Limited Oct-1 is the latest work end date or must have a university letter stating class start date
Summer France Jun-1 to Jun-15 Aug-25 to Sep-14 12 weeks Small Good Most students prefer early Sep work end date but can stay through Labor Day.
Summer Ghana Jun-1 to Jun-14 Sep-1 to Sep-14 14 weeks Small Limited  
Summer Hong Kong Jun-1 to Jun-10 Aug-10 to Aug-20 11 weeks Medium Limited Most students prefer mid-Aug work end date 
Summer Hungary Jun-6 to Jun-15 Sep-5 to Sep 10 13 weeks Small Limited  
Summer Ireland Jun-1 to Jun-14 Sep-28 to Oct-7 16 weeks Large Limited  
Summer Italy Jun-20 to Jun-27 Sep-7 to Sep-21 11 weeks Small Limited  
Summer Jamaica May-7 to May-29 Aug-29 to Sep-7 15 weeks Medium Good  
Summer Jordan Jun-12 to Jun-23 Sep-15 to Sep-30 13 weeks Small Good  
Summer Kazakhstan Jun-1 to Jun-15 Sep-1 to Sep-6 13 weeks Small Good Jun-1 is earliest work start date, Sep-6 is the latest work end date
Summer Kosovo May-15 to Jun-10 Sep-10 to Sep-25 15 weeks Small Good  
Summer Latvia May-4 to Jun-4 Aug-22 to Aug-30 16 weeks Small Limited  
Summer Lithuania May-25 to Jun-7 Sep-12 to Sep-14 15 weeks Small Limited Sep-14 is the latest work end date
Summer Macedonia Jun-1 to Jun-15 Sep-24 to Sep-30 15 weeks Medium Good Oct-1 is the latest work end date
Summer Malaysia May-14 to Jun-1 Sep-7 to Sep-21 15 weeks Medium Good Various start dates: 10% early May, mid-May 20%, 70% late May/early Jun
Summer Moldova May-23 to Jun-3 Sep-1 to Sep-10 15 weeks Large Good May-23 is earliest work start date, Sep-10 is the latest work end date
Summer Poland Jun-14 to Jul-1  Oct-10 to Oct-15 16 weeks Medium Limited May-25 is earliest work start date, Oct-15 is the latest work end date
Summer Romania Jun-15 to Jun-25 Sep-10 to Oct-1 14 weeks Large Good Jun-15 is earliest work start date, Oct-1 is the latest work end date
Summer Russia May-25 to Jun-5 Sep-5 to Sep-10 15 weeks Large Limited May-15 is earliest work start date, Sep-15 is the latest work end date
Summer Serbia Jun-1 to Jun-14 Sep-14 to Sep- 28 15 weeks Small Limited  
Summer Singapore May-1 to May-14 Jul-15 to Aug-1 10 weeks Large Good Many universities have shorter dates for the 2012 season
Summer Slovakia Jun-7 to Jun-21 Sep-14 to Sep-28 13 weeks Small Limited Sep-30 is the latest end work date
Summer Spain Jun-25 to Jul-7 Sep-1 to Sep-7 12 weeks Small Limited  
Summer Taiwan Jun-20 to Jun-28 Sep-7 to Sep-21 11 weeks Large Good Sep-30 is the latest work end date
Summer Turkey Jun-10 to Jun-28 Sep-7 to Sep-28 13 weeks Large Good Oct-1 is the latest work end date
Summer Ukraine May-14 to Jun-1 Sep-1 to Sep-6 14 weeks Large Good May-6 is the earliest work start date, Sep-6 is the latest work end date
Summer United Kingdom Jun-10 to Jun-30 Sep-1 to Sep-15 11 weeks Small Limited  
Summer Vietnam Jun-1 to Jun-28 Sep-12 to Sep-17 13 weeks Small Good Program on hold until discussions with Embassy are complete
Key
Current Size
Small: Less than 100
Medium: 100 - 500
Large: 500+

Growth Potential
Limited: Impediments to growth
Good: There is potential for steady growth
Very Good: Growth coupled with high volume

The following hiring services will be available for Summer 2015:

CIEE Road Show

CIEE offers several different Road Show options for Summer 2015
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CIEE Recruit

Let CIEE staff hire students on your behalf
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CIEE Virtual

Conduct face-to-face interviews online from your office
Learn More

Typical Schedule:

While CIEE can register new employers at any time, the following is a general overview of the timeline of signing up to hire Summer students:

Employers sign up with CIEE September - December
CIEE advertises jobs to students November - March
Hiring season (trips, virtual interviews, online hiring, etc.) December - March
Students arrive May - July