Stratford News Perth County looking to hire summer students SHARE ON: Casey Kenny, staff Tuesday, Feb. 11th, 2020 Perth County, City of stratford, now under state of emergency. ( File Image). Perth County is looking to hire students for the summer. There are positions open in several different areas including archives, court services and the roads department. The positions are in place from approximately May 11th to August 28th. You can click here to apply. Those interested in the positions must apply by Friday, February 28th at 4:30 in the afternoon.