Coop student (Former Employee), Mississauga – March 2, 2014
Pros: gas compensation, float time, great team setting
Cons: long hours
A typical day was: responding to email, supervision of; worker, labours, installer. Also designing spaces, meeting with directors and management teams, working as a team, Lead communicator between projects – more... and management teams. Management team where very supportive and educated in the field as pertains to facility management, construction management and interior design. Hardest part of the job was balancing customer satisfaction, management needs, and worker relations during every stage of a project. – less
Instructor and Camp Leader (Former Employee), Mississauga, ON – December 22, 2013
In order to succeed must enjoy being around children and must be able to think on the spot. Being able to improvise is a huge asset for any employee in this company. The hardest part of the job is having to deal with unhappy parents. The most enjoyable part of the job is when children come up to you and tell you how much they enjoyed their day.
I enjoyed working for the City of Mississauga. The people was nice and the atmosphere was pleasant.
Records and Information Clerk (Former Employee), Mississauga, ON – October 13, 2013
I enjoyed my job while i worked at the city. I am a team player and am a very customer service oriented person. I did my tasked on a daily basis and I was always opened to other challenges as they presented itself.
Senior Appraiser/Analyst (Current Employee), Mississauga, ON – September 17, 2013
Pros: excellent benefits
Cons: time constraints
Excellent place to work! The environment is very open and team oriented. A typical day includes working with various departments, collecting real estate data and completing appraisals on a timely basis. The hardest part of the job is time constraints between departments, while the best part of the job is the people I work with.
Project Administration Secretary (Former Employee), Mississauga, ON – September 3, 2013
Typical day at work, take customers call requesting for their certificate and add it to my to do list, I am a perfectionist and I learned that is not everything I can be perfect in, hardest part of my – more... job is when I cannot get a hold of a manager and the customer do not want to leave a message and you cannot page, what I usually do to ask if I can put them on hold and physically deliver the message. The best part of my day is when I have to teach co-workers how to use Excel. – less
Lifeguard/Instructor (Current Employee), Mississauga, ON – May 31, 2013
Pros: good hours and pay
Cons: bad management
great work environment when the management were not hovering over your shoulders, hours were decent but cut throat with all the good hours going to people who have it good with seniority, pay was decent – more... better then flipping burgers, over-all learned a lot but would not recommend any friends or family members to work at the location I did for 8 years, and yes I wanted to quit on several occasions but the money spoke for itself – less
Records Management/Facilities and Property Management
Office Assistant, (Co-op Placement) (Former Employee), Mississauga, ON – February 18, 2013
Pros: canadian experience
Cons: unpaid work
Assisting the Records Management Supervisor in creating new files to Realty Department on OMNIRIM Records Management System and doing other duties as assigned by the Supervisor . The hardest part of the job is to learn everything in a short period. the most enjoyable part of the job is working with an interesting supervisor and team workers.