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Ontario Place Reviews

Updated January 2, 2017
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  1. "Part Time Worker"

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    Former Employee - Traffic Security in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Traffic Security in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Ontario Place (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Was former employee. Awesome place to work at with very friendly staff and great welcoming community. Understanding of personal issues and didn't ever hesitate to help each other out.

    Cons

    Location was being overhauled during time I worked there. Not that great for viewing, but eventually will be fixed anyway.

    Advice to Management

    Keep on doing as always!


  2. "Meh"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    - Good place for a summer job for students, thats about it to be honest.

    Cons

    Bad management, minimal supervision, student workers arent supervised half the time. Staff can show up late


  3. "Payroll"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Amazing people to work with. Great management

    Cons

    Far. Access to the premises is far from the core


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  5. "Great people to work with, company needs a lot of work."

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    Former Employee - Cinesphere in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Cinesphere in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Ontario Place part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Almost everyone is young and easy to work with.

    Cons

    Some staff members hired are very inept at jobs, including management.


  6. "Summer in the Sun"

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    Former Employee - Production Assistant in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Production Assistant in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Ontario Place part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great atmosphere. Fun place to work. Union positions.

    Cons

    Must pay for staff parking.

    Advice to Management

    Re-open the park!


  7. "A summer to make life long friends"

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    Former Employee - Admission Attendant in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Admission Attendant in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Ontario Place full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    You will meet a lot of people and there are potential to make life long friends with people coming in from different university and even high school
    Gain experience working in guest service

    Cons

    Management do not really care about you
    Overstaffed, and short hours

    Advice to Management

    More organized social events


  8. "Ontario Place review"

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

    I have been working at Ontario Place part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    -Easy job as an attractions attendant
    -Standing around and greeting guests, checking heights and stamps
    -Positions rotate every 1 hour
    -Employee pass can get you free entry to other places such as CN Tower, Zoo, Science Centre and etc.

    Cons

    -Might be exposed to the sun a lot, depending on position (I love the sun and tan)
    -Standing


  9. "Fine"

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    Former Employee - Attraction Attendant in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Attraction Attendant in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Ontario Place full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Fun people to work with
    Good work/life balance

    Cons

    Bad pay
    Some bad hours
    Management was either never available or too strung out to be of any help

    Advice to Management

    Try to relax a little