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City of Toronto Reviews

Updated 28 de Oct 2019

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4.2
85%
Recommend to a Friend
88%
Approve of CEO
City of Toronto CEO John Tory
John Tory
142 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "a lot of city employees with part-time status have an inferiority complex -- a lot of unqualified coworkers(in 15 reviews)

  • "Hard to move up since there is so much competition(in 14 reviews)

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  1. "Heavy duty cleaner"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON
    Recommends

    I have been working at City of Toronto part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good employer, steady longterm job,

    Cons

    Hard to get a full time position

    City of Toronto2019-10-29
  2. "Camp Counselor"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON
    Recommends

    I have been working at City of Toronto part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The environment is very friendly and lively. The staff is wonderful and willing to do whatever they can to help other employees and clients.

    Cons

    You are responsible for the safety of other children so you must be attentive at all times. Some people are unpredictable.

    City of Toronto2019-10-28
  3. "Parks and Recreation"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends

    I have been working at City of Toronto part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Amazing place to work. So diverse and great for high school and university students because of flexible hours!

    Cons

    Hard to move up since there is so much competition.

    City of Toronto2019-10-27
  4. "Specialty Sports Instructor"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at City of Toronto part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Co-workers are extremely supportive, while it is a a fun and collaborative environment.

    Cons

    Insignificant amount of resources are allocated towards the workers in making classes for enjoyable and effective.

    Advice to Management

    Speak to employees, and understand how to fulfill their needs.

    City of Toronto2019-10-26
  5. "Sports"

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    Current Employee - Recreation Leader 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at City of Toronto part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great People to work with.

    Cons

    Not a lot of shifts to attend.

    City of Toronto2019-10-21
  6. "Terrific place to work"

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    • Compensation and Benefits
    Current Employee - Project Lead in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at City of Toronto full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Put a lot of trust in their employees and encourage them to do what they think is right

    Cons

    old school offices make it awkward to interact with coworkers

    City of Toronto2019-10-22
  7. "work"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at City of Toronto part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    good pay, good benefits, flexible hours

    Cons

    hard to get promotion to next stage

    City of Toronto2019-10-25
  8. "PART-TIME RECREATION STAFF CITY OF TORONTO"

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    Current Employee - Specialist in Toronto, ON

    I have been working at City of Toronto part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great pay, benefit, staff, environment

    Cons

    not enough hours, or shifts

    City of Toronto2019-10-10
  9. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Supervisor in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at City of Toronto full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Stable work environment, great hours and people

    Cons

    none, positive work location and environment

    City of Toronto2019-10-06
  10. "Toronto is a great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at City of Toronto full-time

    Pros

    Great place to work with a sense of purpose and connection to people, and great DB pension

    Cons

    Slower processes and decision making

    City of Toronto2019-10-20
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