Senior Financial Planning Analyst (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 26 January 2014
Every day was different and interesting. Working under the Rob Ford administration provided many insights into the whole process of municipal priority and budget setting. The City has a very rigorous budget process and managed to reduce most departmental budgets by 10%.
Program Designer/Instructor (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 19 September 2017
I was lucky to have been hired to be a Farm Attendant at the Parks and Recreation location of the Riverdale Farm in Toronto. I was required to use my own initiative to complete the tasks of a running farm, plus interact with the public in an engaging and education manner.
Can be an enjoyable experience if you are working with the right people.
Camp Location Coordinator (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 12 September 2017
I worked many part time jobs with the city. Therefore I worked with many different supervisors. There were some supervisors that made it a very enjoyable experience, but others would constantly criticize you without adding any compliments and these people made woking for the City very difficult
WEB SPECIALIST (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 7 September 2017
This was a wonderful environment to work in, due to the team members who were sharing internal processes and developing solutions amongst teams. There was also a variety of training involved and fostered development and critical thinking.
great teams and fostered community and development
RESEARCH STUDENT (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 6 September 2017
Low stress environment. Worked for short terms. Interesting to learn of city businesses. The job allowed me to learn and also i was paid decently well. I found it satisfying to contribute to my own city, other than paying taxes.
Open and inclusive workplace full of hard working staff
Administrative Assistant (Current Employee) – Toronto, ON – 5 September 2017
Working for the city of Toronto is a great and highly educational experience. Being with the city has taught me how to be punctual, organized, mufti task and meet deadlines. Workplace culture is great everyone is very open and inclusive. The most enjoyable part of the job is meeting people from all over the city.
Supervisor Transportation Services (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 29 August 2017
Great Corporation that allowed employees the opportunity too achieve their goals. Diverse challenges within your field and related areas of governance. The long commute too the city was justified in the knowledge that you where making the cities streets better.
Public Relations Intern (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 29 August 2017
I worked as an intern with the City of Toronto. It was a fantastic learning experience. I was never treated as lesser based on my role as an intern - in fact, I was given work that was on par with work that I hope to do in the work force. My co-workers were very helpful, friendly, and made me feel included in their team. Overall, my experience as an intern at the City was incredibly valuable - an all around great learning experience.
Skate Instructor (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 28 August 2017
Really fun. People were great to work with , always on time never late , great attitude , great in groups are alone , no preference, taught kids and adults how to skate properly , aswell as teaching them the basics of hockey .