City of Saint John Employee Reviews

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Great work environment with passionate workers
Playground Program Coordinator (Former Employee) –  Saint John, NB5 January 2017
Working for the City of Saint John was such a great experience. The work environment was always positive and upbeat. The staffs passion and enthusiasm towards their jobs was both contagious and inspiring. My supervisors went above and beyond to offer guidance when needed and to lend a helping hand. It was a great experience to have worked there.
Pros
great team
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Temp/Casual
Administrative Assistant (Contract) (Current Employee) –  Saint John, NB21 August 2016
Mostly enjoyable work and workplace. Busy telephones and reception. Professional setting. Please see pros & cons listed for more details/explanation.
Pros
Professional work atmosphere, mostly nice coworkers, great work location and generally a great team
Cons
Training was woeful, impassive and unsupportive trainer
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fun workplace
camp counsellor (Former Employee) –  Saint John, NB5 April 2016
we learned how to work with a group, with kids. It was a very good time. Had to learn how to fix problems quickly and how to organize a day with the kids.
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Good Job
Operator/Labourer (Former Employee) –  Saint John, NB16 February 2016
Working with really excellent employees and foreman, Always to help with any job related material. City bran out of money prematurly and job discontinued 3 months early
Pros
good working hours
Cons
poor pay
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youth group supervisor
Summer Playground Coordinator for West Saint John (Former Employee) –  Saint John, NB17 March 2015
Prepare schedules, arrange field trips, run day to day activities and special events. I was also entrusted to initiate the program and communicate with the community.
Pros
working with kids
Cons
working with my own kids
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A constantly changing environment, multi tasking and prioritizing.
Labourer (Former Employee) –  Saint John, NB3 October 2013
The actual work I was doing was great, although there were no benefits, nor job security of advancement.
Pros
Worked in the public in a nature environment
Cons
adequit staffing.
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Great organization, salary is a little light though.
Skilled Services Worker (Current Employee) –  Saint John, NB29 August 2013
Low stress.
Not very physically demanding.
Excellent job security.
Pros
Unionized, security.
Cons
Unionized, slow advancement regardless of performance.
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Lots of freedom
Electrical/Instrumentation Control Specialist (Current Employee) –  Saint John, NB23 July 2013
Monitor and maintainance on approximately 80 different water and waste water locations throughout the City of Saint John.
Pros
All stat days off
Cons
Low pay
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