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City of Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi
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    Former Employee - Maintenance Laborer in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Former Employee - Maintenance Laborer in Calgary, AB (Canada)

    I worked at City of Calgary full-time (more than 3 years)


    great job for student during the summer. work four days a week. work with a crew. usually position you close to your house. has a union.


    seems quite un organized, gps tracking in truck but no gps navigation. very easy to get writen up ex. swearing. bad communication.

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    foreman at work-site all the time doesn't seem necessary

    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

City of Calgary Interviews

Updated Oct 27, 2014
Updated Oct 27, 2014

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Interview Difficulty




    Recreation Leader Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 1+ weekinterviewed at City of Calgary in January 2010.

    Interview Details

    Behavioural interview - City of calgary posts the questions online check out their website.
    Also, be prepared to present a game (like soccer or card game) to show you can work with kids and know how to play games. I suggest just going online and picking camp games.

    Sometimes they do a panel interview, the key is knowing how to work with people.

    Interview Questions
    • IF you could be an animal what animal would it be and why?   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    No real room for negotiation
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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Headquarters Calgary, Canada
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Government
Industry Government
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

The City of Calgary is a diverse and inclusive workplace, with more than 15,000 staff delivering over 500 lines of business. Working for The City means exceptional benefits, a defined pension plan, work/life balance, learning and development opportunities, flexible work options and multiple career paths. Our ultimate goal is to exemplify our corporate vision: Working together to create and sustain a vibrant, healthy, safe and caring community.

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