City of Toronto Reviews

Updated Feb 27, 2021

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City of Toronto Mayor John Tory
John Tory
251 Ratings
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  • "Hard to move up without lots of hours(in 21 reviews)

  • "Their part time is casual basis(in 20 reviews)

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  1. "Customer service representative"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Scarborough, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at City of Toronto part-time

    Pros

    - good job experience - great working environment - learnt a lot - gained a lot of knowledge

    Cons

    - it isn’t easy to move up in my department because it’s only a part time position whereas I’d like to move into something full time and somewhere I can grow and learn more

  2. "working at the city"

    5.0
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

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

    Pros

    unionized employees, great benefits and salary

    Cons

    less shifts available, seniority based


  3. "Good to work here"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Support Assistant in Toronto, ON

    I worked at City of Toronto full-time

    Pros

    good benefits, good coworkers, good hours

    Cons

    lax management, takes too long to respond

  4. COVID-19

    "Friendly co-workers, kind supervisors"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Lifeguard/Swim Instructor in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at City of Toronto part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Above minimum wage job for part-time Great people

    Cons

    Safety during COVID-19 was lacking

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  5. "amazing career"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - City of Toronto Parks & Recreation in Hall Beach, NU
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    job security pay hours pay

    Cons

    hours and days off advancements

  6. "Loved it!"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Research Analyst in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at City of Toronto full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Amazing Benefits Amazing Pay Amazing Colleagues

    Cons

    I have nothing negative to say about working here

  7. "Good"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Lifeguard 

    I have been working at City of Toronto part-time

    Pros

    Good when it's good, decent pay

    Cons

    Bad when it's bad management is odd

  8. "The best professional experience I’ve ever had"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Category Lead in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at City of Toronto full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Lots of opportunity for growth, OMERS pension and great benefits!!

    Cons

    No bonus available, or extra income

  9. "A very good place to work for"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - SAP Basis Administrator in Toronto, ON

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

    Pros

    training, benefits, work life balance

    Cons

    a bit slow to implement new technologies

  10. "Great"

    5.0
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Parks and Recreation in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at City of Toronto part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great place to work for the summer

    Cons

    Far commute to go to the city

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