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Halton Region Reviews

Updated Oct 15, 2019

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3 Ratings
  1. "PSW"

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    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in Toronto, ON
    Recommends

    I have been working at Halton Region part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    None for now. Pretty glad with them

    Cons

    Team work and good pay

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    Halton Region2019-10-04
  2. "Great organization"

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    Current Employee - Health Promoter 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Halton Region full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good pay, and work life balance

    Cons

    Unstable, gossip / politics and favoritism

    Halton Region2019-10-15
  3. "Great working here"

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    Current Employee - RPN in Halton Hills, ON
    Recommends

    I have been working at Halton Region part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great working conditions, salary is amazing

    Cons

    Always busy and hard to get a break as you have to attend to your patients often. Management is not supportive.

    Halton Region2019-09-10
  4. "Primary Care Paramedic"

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    Current Employee - Paramedic in Oakville, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Halton Region full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Excellent Quality Improvement and professional practice department

    Cons

    small to medium-sized organizations with diverse yet limited opportunity for growth

    Halton Region2019-06-30
  5. Helpful (3)

    "Terrible and Toxic Place to Work!"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Oakville, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Halton Region full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Salary (decent but not great), benefits (adequate) , close to home, OMERS Pension Plan, 35-hr work week. That's about it.

    Cons

    The work environment is absolutely toxic. Every department and individual sections within departments seem to be looking out for themselves instead of working together and doing what is best for the organization. Leadership and long term visioning are pretty much non existent. It's all about putting out the latest 'fire' (often caused due to lack of foresight and long term visioning). There is no clear delineation of staff roles based on expertise which results in a free-for-all of poor quality work. Exceptional performers and subject area experts are ignored and a lot of unqualified staff are assigned key projects instead. This place is full of ego maniacs, bullying, nepotism and empire building as all the other reviews state.

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    Halton Region2019-07-17
  6. Helpful (2)

    "Horrendous"

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    Former Employee - Staff in Milton, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Halton Region part-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Hourly wage, only a few decent people working there. (Watch out for backstabbers and staff out to throw you under the bus for any little thing. Bunch of nasty women working there)

    Cons

    No gratitude towards staff from management. PSW and nurses are worked until they are burnt out. Cannot get time off when you ask for it. And management wonder why people call in sick all the time? Short staffed every day. Work the staff they do have to death. Poor morale, toxic work environment. Management always giving staff more tasks, more work to do without a simple “Thank you” to their front line workers. Managers & DOC hide in their offices, never offer to help when short staffed (heard they were not allowed too?) Upper man either have no clue what’s going on or don’t care.

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    Halton Region2019-06-19
  7. Helpful (4)

    "Consultant"

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    Former Employee - Consultant in Oakville, ON
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Halton Region full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Talented people to work with Dedicated coworkers

    Cons

    Mid and Upper Management take advantage of their roles, bullying, do not follow core values of the company HR does not support employees, they just smile and do what management wants to do....was actually told by HR that there was nothing she could do and just do what they say.

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    Halton Region2019-05-22
  8. Helpful (2)

    "Total Rewards Specialist"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Halton Region full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Location, easy to get along with most colleagues

    Cons

    Very bad leaders in Management roles, do not follow Organization's core values.

    Halton Region2019-05-09
  9. Helpful (1)

    "Work environment"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Halton Region full-time

    Pros

    People are nice and helpful

    Cons

    No room for advancement/ growth.

    Halton Region2019-03-21
  10. Helpful (3)

    "Manager"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Halton Region full-time

    Pros

    Work life balance Uncomplicated Friendly people Some departments have lots of opportunity Some departments are progressive and have stronger leadership

    Cons

    Very risk averse Slow to make decisions Top management too involved Favouritism

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    Halton Region2019-02-24
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