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Soul sucking

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Former Employee - Compensation Advisor in Ottawa, ON (Canada)
Former Employee - Compensation Advisor in Ottawa, ON (Canada)

I worked at Government of Canada full-time (More than 10 years)

Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO
Doesn't Recommend
Negative Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

Pros

Good salary, good benefits, full-time work, paid overtime.

Cons

Job insecurity since Harper cutbacks, low morale, uninteresting work.

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  1. Helpful (1)

    Public Service

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    Current Employee - Program Manager in Ottawa, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Program Manager in Ottawa, ON (Canada)

    I have been working at Government of Canada full-time (More than 5 years)

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Meaningful work opportunities serving your country

    Cons

    Highly ineffecient management structures, poor human resource/performance management. Negative public perception of your contributions.

    Advice to Management

    Improve performance-based incentives, encourage risk-taking in practice. Reduce the red tape facilitate decision-making at all levels.


  2. Great for students

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    Former Contractor - Student in Ottawa, ON (Canada)
    Former Contractor - Student in Ottawa, ON (Canada)

    I worked at Government of Canada as a contractor (More than a year)

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Great pay for students, exposure, flexible

    Cons

    Fixed policies without room for change


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