City of Markham Reviews

Updated Sep 9, 2021

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4.1
76%
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83%
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City of Markham Mayor Frank Scarpitti
Frank Scarpitti
28 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good working environment, supportive superiors, good pay(in 15 reviews)

  • "Lots of hours available and flexible hours(in 11 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "poor evaluation system, low pay(in 8 reviews)

  • "they only offfered part time status(in 6 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Great Summer Job for Students

      Aug 30, 2021 - Camp Counselor 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Your job is to have fun

      Cons

      Some days can be very exhausting

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Great Partime

      Sep 9, 2021 - Swim Instructor in Markham, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      good for part time work

      Cons

      need certifications to work there

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    3. 2.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Great salary

      Sep 6, 2021 - Operations Manager in Markham, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Salary, pension and opportunities for your career

      Cons

      Taxes are low, because Markham is understaffed.

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Supportive Environment

      Aug 17, 2021 - Lifeguard/Swim Instructor in Markham, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The environment is very supportive, and positive. There are so many job positions as well that you can apply for within if you choose.

      Cons

      The salary is a bit lower than other cities, as well as there can be some favouritism within work groups and community centres.

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Staff

      Jul 21, 2021 - Facility Operator in Markham, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great people to work with

      Cons

      Looking for full time with the company

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Amazing

      Jul 20, 2021 - Facility Maintenance in Markham, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      the team was very friendly and the tasks are always fun and interesting

      Cons

      sometimes your sitting down in the break room with nothing to do

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    7. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Bad Pay

      Jul 27, 2021 - Part-Time Aquatics Supervisor 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Nice team to work with.

      Cons

      The pay is the worst in the GTA

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    8. 5.0
      Former Employee

      excellent employer

      Jul 5, 2021 - Senior Recruitment Officer in Markham, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      flex time; easy commute; decent salary

      Cons

      none; it's a great place to work

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    9. 3.0
      Former Employee

      Ok to work for

      Jul 17, 2021 - Laborer 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Good people to work with

      Cons

      Management does their own thing without much forethought

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    10. 1.0
      Former Employee

      Ok place to work

      Aug 4, 2021 - Consultant in Markham, ON
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great people to work with at the colleague level

      Cons

      No opportunity for advancement within

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