Industry Canada
3.3 of 5 6 reviews
www.ic.gc.ca Ottawa, Canada

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Government is a great job if you want to pursue other interests in life!

Economist (Current Employee)
Ottawa, ON (Canada)

I have been working at Industry Canada

ProsJob Stability, Work/Life Balance, Fairly Good Compensation, Indexed Salary, Great Pension Benefits, Career progression is good if you enter multiple competitions.

ConsNo Bonuses, Bureaucratic Work Environment, Little Communication between Employees, Takes patience to find the right niche for you in the government, Senior Levels Compensation is terrible for the amount of work they do

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Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Interesting issues, excellent pension and benefits, huge bureaucracy.

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Ottawa, ON (Canada)

I worked at Industry Canada


Pros: Government pensions are excellent. The work/life balance is very good, especially for women who need to take maternity leave, or time off when their children… Cons: Compared to the private sector the pay is low. (although the benefits compensate) Industry Canada is a huge bureaucratic organization, with a fairly rigid hierarchy.… Advice to Senior Management: Pare down the department. Think carefully about how you will manage industry policy in… More

 

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Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

I worked at Industry Canada for less than a year


Pros: Was able to get the resources and time to do the research I… Cons: Pace is fairly slow - which suits some people better… More

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