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  • www.calgary.ca
  • Calgary, Canada
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1894
  • Government
  • Municipal Agencies
  • $1 to $5 billion (USD)

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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 ...
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 ...

City of Calgary Reviews

3.7
80%
Recommend to a Friend
50%
Approve of CEO
Jyoti Gondek
Jyoti Gondek
2 Ratings
5.0
Former Employee, more than 8 years

"Great Job"

May 24, 2022 - Instrumentation Technician in Calgary, AB
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Benefits, Pay, People, Low Stress, Interesting work

Cons

Not many opportunities for advancement
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Diversity & Inclusion at City of Calgary

3.9
(110 reviews)

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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City of Calgary Interviews

Experience
Positive78%
Negative6%
Neutral15%
Getting an Interview
Applied online86%
In Person4%
Recruiter3%
Difficulty
3.0
Average
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  1. Planning Technician Interview

    Anonymous Employee in India
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Interview

    The three interviewers were very friendly and patient. They explained the role in detail at the beginning of the interview. I was asked to introduce myself and then answered five behavioural questions.
    Interview

    STAR questions(5 in total): tell me a mistake you made at work. tell me when you increase your client's loyalty.

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Company Updates

September 13, 2019
Calgary was ranked the most liveable city in North America & fifth in the world 🌎🙌 The yearly report grades 140 cities around the globe on 30 factors across five categories: infrastructure, stability, education, culture and environment. Calgary scored an overall score of 97.5 out of 100, with perfect scores in Stability, Healthcare, Education and Infrastructure. Read the full story: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vMckd
Calgary named most livable city in North America
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July 26, 2019
The Calgary Fire Department Community Safety team initiated a year-long plan to help raise awareness and understanding of dementia across the Calgary Fire Department http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vMiDL
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Calgary Fire champions dementia awareness
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City of Calgary Awards & Accolades

  • Canada's Best EmployersForbes2021
  • Canada's Best EmployersForbes2020

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Does City of Calgary offer dental insurance?

...Good benefits (Dental and Health)...

July 27, 2021

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People Also Ask about City of Calgary

Employees rate City of Calgary 3.7 out of 5 stars based on 477 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

To get a job at City of Calgary, browse currently open positions and apply for a job near you. Once you get a positive response, make sure to find out about the interview process at City of Calgary and prepare for tough questions.

Overall, 80% of employees would recommend working at City of Calgary to a friend. This is based on 386 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

79% of job seekers rate their interview experience at City of Calgary as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 3 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at City of Calgary.

52% of employees think that City of Calgary has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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