There are newer employer reviews for Government of Canada

Helpful (1)

Great pension promises, but frustrating work environment

  • Comp & Benefits
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Government of Canada full-time

Recommends
Positive Outlook
Recommends
Positive Outlook

Pros

Nice benefits package, safe working environment (people are are very well-behaved)

Cons

You see a lot of wasting of money and can not do anything about it. Things could be done better, but people are afraid to try. Little vacation time

Advice to Management

You have hired 'the best and the brightest', let them think and come up with the answers the country needs.

reviews filtered by
  • Any Location
  • Any Job Title
  1. Helpful (1)

    Employer goes through waves

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Communications Officer in Vancouver, BC (Canada)
    Former Employee - Communications Officer in Vancouver, BC (Canada)

    I worked at Government of Canada full-time (more than 5 years)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Good pay, good environment. It's not the greatest place for innovation or creativity - I felt a lot of my ideas and contributions were shot down.

    Cons

    Lazy people, government is axing employees at the moment, so low morale. It's a good job if you are used to the 9 to 5 work life.

  2. Helpful (1)

    A great experience

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Intern - Court Administrative Clerk in Richmond Hill, ON (Canada)
    Former Intern - Court Administrative Clerk in Richmond Hill, ON (Canada)

    I worked at Government of Canada as an intern (less than a year)

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Had a great time working with other co-workers and learned a lot.

    Cons

    There are small office space to work in.

There are newer employer reviews for Government of Canada

Work at Government of Canada? Share Your Experiences

Government of Canada

 
Click to Rate
or

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.