What Information is Required in a Promise of Employment letter?

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Required information in a Promise of Employment letter


A Promise of Employment must include:


  • The physical (street) address where the minor will be working (unless included on the company letterhead).
  • Hourly wage as a dollar amount at or above current minimum wage. 
  • The specific job(s) or task(s) to be performed (no vague terms such as ‘cleaning’).
  • Maximum number of hours per week (as a number) the minor could be asked to work.
  • Name, contact information and signature of an authorized company official/manager.


Employment of Minors

Wage and workplace standards