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Calgary, AB
10000+ employees
1894
Government
Local Councils
$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

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    I worked at City of Calgary full-time

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    Greatly enjoyed my position at the City.

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    I have no complaints about my time with the City.

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City of Calgary Photos

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City of Calgary Interviews

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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at City of Calgary.

    Interview

    This was a summer student position with the City of Calgary. I applied in early February and heard back within two weeks for the interview. I was interviewed by a 3-person panel and they emphasized that they're looking for interview responses based on the STAR method.

    Interview Questions

    • - Tell us about yourself.
      - Describe your research experience.
      - Tell us about a time when you had to provide evidence-based recommendations or a lessons learned report for a project.   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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