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Challenging but very rigid in protocols and policies

Manager (Former Employee) Victoria, BC (Canada)

Prosbenefits were decent and holidays were more than fair. This position was not a union position

ConsNot able to be creative or think out of the box. Very compartmentalized and rigid

Advice to Senior ManagementTake some lessons from the private sector

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    No support for staff

    Anonymous Employee (Former Employee) Victoria, BC (Canada)

    I worked at British Columbia Government full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: The flex days were a nice balance. Cons: you have to sell your soul Advice to Senior Management: get better leaders in the leadership positions not just people… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Like most beaurocracies, it takes a long time to get projects or initiatives accomplished. Lots of red tape & hoops.

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee) Victoria, BC (Canada)

    I have been working at British Columbia Government


    Pros: - benefits - work / life balance - stress Cons: - beaurocracy - lethargy - union - inefficient - politics Advice to Senior Management: Change the union mentality. More
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