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Canada Revenue Agency Reviews

Updated August 24, 2018
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Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay
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Pros
  • "Great work life balance is achievable" (in 73 reviews)

  • "Fantastic work environment if you get a good team leader to work for" (in 22 reviews)

Cons
  • "Too much red tape in the public service" (in 13 reviews)

  • "Hard to move up to management positions" (in 6 reviews)

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  1. "Testing Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Canada Revenue Agency full-time

    Pros

    Good pay , good work life balance

    Cons

    Nothing to complain about. Non cons


  2. "Good for work life balance"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Canada Revenue Agency full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Work life balance is pretty good

    Cons

    Pay and compensation needs to improve

    Advice to Management

    Increase compensation

  3. "Excise Tax Auditor"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I have been working at Canada Revenue Agency full-time

    Pros

    Culture and values, compensation and benefits, work/life balance, career development

    Cons

    Tall organization, red tape, politics.


  4. "Rulings Officer"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Canada Revenue Agency full-time

    Pros

    Work life balance, pension, flexibility to work from home, interesting files

    Cons

    Not enough vacation time, old technology


  5. "Excise Tax Auditor"

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    Current Employee - Excise Tax Auditor/Examiner
    Current Employee - Excise Tax Auditor/Examiner
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Canada Revenue Agency full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great work life balance is achievable

    Cons

    No cons I can think of to date

    Advice to Management

    None


  6. "First 9-5 Job Experience"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    The people there are great, nice, professional people.

    Cons

    I find it tedious to work in an office environment. Regular office job cons apply.


  7. "Worked at CRA call canter for a short time"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Canada Revenue Agency full-time

    Pros

    good benefits
    good training
    management works with you

    Cons

    not much room for progress in the call center
    all moves are horizontal not vertical
    every second is monitored including bathroom breaks

  8. "Screener"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    laid back culture
     easy going

    Cons

    not many opportunities for development


  9. "Income Tax Auditor"

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    Former Employee - Income Tax Auditor in Penticton, BC (Canada)
    Former Employee - Income Tax Auditor in Penticton, BC (Canada)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Canada Revenue Agency full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    The salary benefits and time off.

    Cons

    Training and office politics. I got into trouble because of my immigration status in canada and had to resign at the end
    after pressurizing tactics from the old and receding management.

    Advice to Management

    Don't harass please.


  10. "Good Work Environment"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Canada Revenue Agency full-time

    Pros

    Excellent work life balance.
    Fair salary with annual increments.

    Cons

    Client facing roles can be difficult at times.


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