Lifeguard (Former Employee) – Scarborough, ON – 25 June 2017
Work full-time hours but only considered "part-time" staff so you won't receive benefits or vacation/sick days. Sometimes show up for a shift and programs have been canceled so you lose hours and made the trip for nothing wasted your whole day.
Youth Political Advisory Committee Volunteer (Current Employee) – Toronto, ON – 13 June 2017
I enjoy volunteering for The City of Toronto Youth Political Advisory Committee because it is a workplace that encourages diversity, inclusion and listens to all the members of the committee, always welcoming a variety of experiences.
Recreation Coordinator (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 31 May 2017
My typical day of work included prepping for the day and prepping for when the children come. I learned to be more patient working with children, their parents, and my peers and coworkers. It was a challenging job at times, but I learned to work well with others and as a team. The hardest part of the job was to deal with different situations that you might not have prepared for or would have foreseen coming, but nevertheless, there is a great team atmosphere. The greatest part of the job was being able to work with kids and see them enjoy and grow.
Lifeguard for City of Toronto (Current Employee) – Toronto, ON – 8 May 2017
Typical days as a lifeguard include observing pool patrons, ensuring their safety and promoting 3 ps of lifesaving, staff and management are all reasonable, compassionate, and for the most part will always have your back. The workplace culture is quite professional while performing duties, off time can be slightly more casual. The hardest part of the Job is the various situations that must be dealt with as a guard, whether they are physical or have to do with Public relations.
Co-op College Work Placement (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 19 April 2017
Like any company, things aren't perfect, but everyone there work well together, help each other, and are good to work with. My experience has been great while I was on my Co-op training there and getting the right feedback to help me through my career
Tabulator (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 13 April 2017
i worked as a tabulator, for one day, during the municipal elections of toronto. it was simply to operate the machine that calculated a person's vote, ensuring everything ran smoothly. it was a relaxed day that allowed you to focus on the task at hand
Human Resources Consultant (Current Employee) – Toronto, ON – 12 April 2017
City of Toronto is a large organization that has a variety of career possibilities to move throughout the organization, be it just within your division or upward to a level of higher responsibility. It is very fast paced environment and there is lots to learn everyday.