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Calgary, AB
10000+ employees
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$2 to $5 billion (CAD) per year
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City of Calgary employees deliver the services, run the programs and operate the facilities that support a city of over one million people. If you are committed to public service, enjoy collaborating with others, and have a desire to learn and grow, join us and make a difference ... Read more

Mission: A common purpose guides all our choices and decisions - to make life better every day. We anticipate the future and are committed to fostering a culture of innovation, creativity and best practices. We are at our best when we take responsibility for our actions and work together ... Read more

City of Calgary Reviews

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City of Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi
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    I worked at City of Calgary part-time

    Pros

    Great pay, great coworkers, flexible hours. Very Ideal for university students as the employees are typically young.

    Cons

    Not many. They are very accommodating for location and hours.

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City of Calgary Photos

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City of Calgary Interviews

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    Planner Interview

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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at City of Calgary in March-2013.

    Interview

    STAR approach for questions. Two to three people in the room taking notes. Sought out how I approached tasks or responsibilities. Looked to know what ambitions were for the job.Ask me possible start date as well as other qualifications I may have. Overall, good process. People were nice and walked me through the entire interview process.

    Interview Questions

    • Targeted selection questions. The website tells you how to respond to them.   Answer Question
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City of Calgary Awards & Accolades

  • World Mayor Prize, The City Mayors Foundation, 2014
  • World's Cleanest City, MBC Times, 2015
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