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"Gives great perspective on municipal needs."

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  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Engineering Technologist
Current Employee - Engineering Technologist
Recommends

Pros

Quality of life, lots of days off, limited overtime requirements.

Cons

No (or very limited - 0.5%) bonuses and reward.

Advice to Management

Managers really need to focus on collaboration across all departments.

Other Employee Reviews for City of Edmonton

  1. "overall is good"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Accounting Assistant in Edmonton, AB (Canada)
    Former Employee - Accounting Assistant in Edmonton, AB (Canada)
    Recommends

    Pros

    many old managers and good chance of promotion. environment is very relaxed for workers

    Cons

    politics severely handcuff the departments and each department is short staffed

    Advice to Management

    lobby city council to reduce the red tape


  2. "provide business and strategic support and advice to all branches within one department."

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Business & Strategic Analyst in Edmonton, AB (Canada)
    Current Employee - Business & Strategic Analyst in Edmonton, AB (Canada)
    Recommends

    Pros

    Lots of room to move around and/or up, security of unionized strucutre, benefits and compensation are slightly above average for most people (although if you're a high performer it won't compare with private industry)

    Cons

    like most governments environments its a bureaucracy, its easy to lose focus on what you're trying to do with your career, the work can sometimes be mundane if your manager is not on top of planning projects, etc.

    Advice to Management

    project management is key to keep people engaged and challenged.

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