Ontario Ministry of Safety & Correctional Services Reviews

Updated Jul 2, 2020

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Ontario Ministry of Safety & Correctional Services Minister of Community Safety and Correctional Services Yasir Naqvi
Yasir Naqvi
11 Ratings
  1. "Good Place to Work"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Law Enforcement Officer in Toronto, ON

    I have been working at Ontario Ministry of Safety & Correctional Services full-time

    Pros

    This job has Job Security.

    Cons

    This job involves shift work.

  2. "Wow, so great!"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Office Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Ontario Ministry of Safety & Correctional Services full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    I loved it there. It was hard work, but good.

    Cons

    None at all. It was great.


  3. "I would pursue Policing or any other law enforcement"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Company Analyst in Windsor, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Ontario Ministry of Safety & Correctional Services full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    - Great time off - fair pay - clean environment

    Cons

    - takes 6-10 years to get full time - upper management who have never dealt with an inmate in their life tell you how to deal with an inmate - reprimanded for using force in an inmate even when you follow the Use of Force policy - long hours - the front line staff get treated worse than a criminal - criminals get treated like royalty

  4. "Nil"

    1.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Registered Nurse in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Ontario Ministry of Safety & Correctional Services part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    At old facility self scheduling was a great option

    Cons

    New facility: Managers who are administrative nurses do not have a clue about the clinical needs of the facility Managers are ascribed top positions Managers who nurses cannot call out Too much collusion and wastage of tax payer $$ Poor record of retaining good staff

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  5. "Correctional officer"

    1.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Correctional Officer in Lindsay, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Ontario Ministry of Safety & Correctional Services full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good salary if you can handle the poor management and poor working conditions

    Cons

    Poor working conditions, incompetence management, unsupportive working environment, bully management

  6. "OCI"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Correctional Officer in Brampton, ON

    I have been working at Ontario Ministry of Safety & Correctional Services full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Treatment Centre for inmates looking for change

    Cons

    Stress environment with poor air quality

  7. "Correctional Officer"

    1.0
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Ontario Ministry of Safety & Correctional Services full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Decent pay and benefits, uniforms paid for. Tonnes of OT if you want it.

    Cons

    24/7 rotatitng shifts. No stability in schedule. Stressful, dangerous, lack of administration support, no care for employees off on sick leave, returning or working. Very clicky, if you are liked you are in. Management plays favorites. Great place to suck the life out of you.

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  8. "Working in a living nightmare"

    1.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Correctional Officer in Hamilton, ON
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Ontario Ministry of Safety & Correctional Services full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Strong teamwork and team dependability

    Cons

    Poor communication, lack of support from management or employer, no backbone employer, poor employee support programs, no control and allow "customers" to run the show.

  9. "Best company to work for"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Payroll in Toronto, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Ontario Ministry of Safety & Correctional Services full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    good work life balance good culture

    Cons

    more temporary positions. I wish I can get a permanent position

  10. "MCSCS"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Ontario Ministry of Safety & Correctional Services full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Amazing benefits, salary and support in the workplace.

    Cons

    No complaints re: job. Just my commute —Working 1.5 hrs away from home.

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