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  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Human Resources Officer in Yellowknife, NT (Canada)
Former Employee - Human Resources Officer in Yellowknife, NT (Canada)

Pros

The benefits package is fairly comprehensive, and overall the quality of like in Yellowknife is excellent.

Cons

Opportunitties for promotion are reserved for friends of friends. There is little in the way of communications that flows from the top down to the bottom. Managers often manage via non-communication,

Advice to Management

Learn to let you employees know what is going on. Things like staff meetings where people let others know what they are working on are good things.

Other Employee Reviews for Government of the Northwest Territories

  1. "Great Place to Get Your Footing"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Yellowknife, NT (Canada)
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Yellowknife, NT (Canada)
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Government of the Northwest Territories full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great Pay, Good Benefits, Room for Change/Advancement

    Cons

    May have to deal with disinterested coworkers, employees and management, hard to make a change

    Advice to Management

    It is best to set a standard by example. If you don't show that you care, your employees won't care either.


  2. "Bureaucratic Nightmare"

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    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Government of the Northwest Territories as a contractor

    Pros

    Great wages, great people, wonderful job experience. Really got to learn my field and learn various equipment

    Cons

    Understaffed, management was awful to work with. A lot of "we will get this done" that never happened

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