Government of Alberta
3.1 of 5 40 reviews
www.alberta.ca Edmonton, Canada

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Excellent employer. No questions.

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)
Edmonton, AB (Canada)

I have been working at Government of Alberta

ProsManagement is very capable and understanding
Flexible work life balance
Lots to learn
Fair and equitable compensation package
Defined Benefit Pension Plan

ConsLots of grey haired folks in higher positions that have no desire to retire. Makes it hard for younger generations to move up.

Advice to Senior ManagementStart filling management positions with younger staff

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Interesting work but pay below industry average

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Government of Alberta


Pros: work life balance very cushy job relaxed atmosphere learning opportunities supported Cons: unbelievable bureaucracy - things move too slow a lot of lifers who have been there for 20 years - old… Advice to Senior Management: get rid of the old foggies, be open to innovative… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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Ideal for entry level development

Project Coordinator (Former Employee)
Calgary, AB (Canada)

I worked at Government of Alberta


Pros: Your experience will be largely affected by your manager. Huge differences in management styles. I had an amazing manager and would work for him again… Cons: AUPE is the most management approved union in the country! When the economy was running HOT and inflation was over 10% a year, after years… Advice to Senior Management: Stay close to industry in salaries to stay competitive or spend millions retraining over and over. When I… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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