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Diabetes Canada Reviews

Updated Mar 10, 2020

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2.5
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Diabetes Canada President and CEO Jan Hux
Jan Hux
2 Ratings
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  • "Yes CDA has gone through multiple CEO's over recent years, but the current one is the worst on record(in 5 reviews)

  • "low wages, all money goes to upper management(in 4 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "Easy job"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Winnipeg, MB

    I worked at Diabetes Canada part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Worked by myself without supervision. No selling.

    Cons

    Slow paced Boring Not a lot of variety Management changed Hours cut

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    Diabetes Canada2018-06-21
  2. "Research Review"

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    Former Employee - Data Analyst in Toronto, ON

    I worked at Diabetes Canada full-time

    Pros

    -Good people, interesting and impactful work

    Cons

    Little room for growth within company

    Diabetes Canada2020-03-11
  3. "move donation goods from storage or homes to receiving doors at affiliate second hand clothing stores"

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    Current Employee - Driver in London, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Diabetes Canada part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    -different routes every day -okay wage for the work

    Cons

    -unpredictable hours which can go much longer than scheduled -poor management

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    Diabetes Canada2020-02-04
  4. "A very warm, supportive environment"

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    Current Employee - Development Coordinator in Vancouver, BC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Diabetes Canada full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    A great variety of tasks in the job with lots of support from colleagues and volunteers. Lots of learning from doctors and researchers in the field. An interesting place to work. While the organization has gone through some changes and has had to streamline staff, it has come out on top!

    Cons

    Staff turnover and employee engagement could be stronger

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    Diabetes Canada2019-12-30
  5. "Good experience job working at Diabetes Canada"

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    Former Employee - Speaker for Students 

    I worked at Diabetes Canada part-time

    Pros

    Good flexibility with hours, educating youth, good training

    Cons

    Driving far at times, unclear about pay/session

    Diabetes Canada2019-12-15
  6. "Toxic work culture"

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    Former Employee - Marketing Manager in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Diabetes Canada full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    It's located downtown, and some of the staff are nice

    Cons

    The management here is completely incompetent, and what they lack in skill they make up for in toxic behaviour.

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    Diabetes Canada2019-10-04
  7. Helpful (1)

    "very low wages all the money goes to the higher upper management big salaries. very little goes to diabetes research."

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    Former Employee - Driver in Kitchener, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Diabetes Canada full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    none, management only look after their own needs

    Cons

    low wages, all money goes to upper management

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    Diabetes Canada2019-07-05
  8. Helpful (3)

    "Program Coordinator"

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    Current Employee - Senior Program Coordinator 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Diabetes Canada full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great team, good people in the local offices, good regional directors.

    Cons

    Terrible executive management and the organization is definitely a sinking ship.

    Diabetes Canada2019-03-29
  9. "Great work From home job, put pay is low."

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    Current Employee - Inbound Customer Service Representative in Saskatoon, SK
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Diabetes Canada part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Work from home, Great for a self starter, no commute.

    Cons

    Low Pay Little/No advancement No flexibility with hours or schedule

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    Diabetes Canada2019-03-02
  10. "Driver"

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     in Windsor, ON

    I worked at Diabetes Canada

    Pros

    People. managment. other drivers pay

    Cons

    Quotas.weather time to do routes

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    Diabetes Canada2018-11-01
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