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City of Brampton, Ontario Reviews

Updated July 6, 2017
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City of Brampton, Ontario Mayor Linda Jeffrey
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  1. "Work Condition"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Nice place to work at City

    Cons

    nothing that i can think of


  2. "Pretty cool place to work!"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I worked at City of Brampton, Ontario part-time

    Pros

    - Friendly environment
    - Advancement opportunities
    - Great training
    - Relaxed

    Cons

    - Pay for some positions could be higher

    Advice to Management

    - There needs to be more diversity in hiring practices

  3. "Toxic culture"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at City of Brampton, Ontario full-time

    Pros

    Dedicated staff who believe in working for the public
    Standard work hours and decent work-life balance
    No travel

    Cons

    Rigid management style
    Culture that does not value honesty
    Toxic political climate

    Advice to Management

    Be genuinely invested in trying to make things better. Really listen to your employees. Do not dictate! Don't rush through "transformation" without a firm understanding of the underlying issues. One size does not fit all


  4. "Get what you need"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Flexible hours they understand you are a student and part time

    Cons

    Finding shift coverage and depending on your area programmer/supervisor they are usually the most useless individual

    Advice to Management

    Hire proper programmers


  5. "Inventory Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Brampton, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Brampton, ON (Canada)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at City of Brampton, Ontario full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Great benefits
    Great retirement options
    Good pay
    Good people to work with

    Cons

    Not many opportunities for growth / movement once you're in
    Lots of professional politicking
    Low morale


  6. "Administration"

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

    I have been working at City of Brampton, Ontario part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Being able to correct pay rolls and correct entries

    Cons

    Sort and organize over 100 staff at Gore meadows Community Centre


  7. "Intern"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Good Training for new comers. friendly and helpful colleagues

    Cons

    Wish there were more projects to work on.

  8. "Civil Servant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great salary and benefits and great facilities

    Cons

    too much paperwork, too many rules that do not apply to all departments

    Advice to Management

    Simplify!


  9. "contract seasonal"

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

    Pros

    workign within the city of brampton

    Cons

    6 month contract could get let go before 6 months


  10. "Did a project for the City"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Very supportive, the management is very friendly

    Cons

    The staff is a bit slow


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