There are newer employer reviews for Government of Canada

 

Best employer for work-life balance, opportunities in every major city

  • 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

Pros

good pay, excellent benefits, overall a great place to work if you are good at following orders and don't mind bureacracy

Cons

stifled creativity, very difficult to get buy-in from senior staff concerning change management

Recommends

93 Other Employee Reviews for Government of Canada (View Most Recent)

Sort: Rating Date
  1.  

    Amazing Experience

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Business Development in Washington, DC
    Former Employee - Business Development in Washington, DC

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

    Pros

    Looks great on the resume
    Very Friendly Employees and staff
    Got to attend special events

    Cons

    Sometimes had Unrealistic expectations
    Took a long time for things to be approved
    Unpaid Internship

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  2.  

    A great nine to five job but not a good place to have a career unless you're a diplomat.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Administrative Assistant in New York, NY

    I have been working at Government of Canada full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great benefits, vacations but not much room for movement.

    Cons

    Bureaucratic with lots of egos.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Assistants are people too.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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.