City of Guelph, ON
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City of Guelph, ON Employee Review

Easy-going, fun atmosphere to work in

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6 November 2019
As long as you show up and do your work, this is an easy, relaxing place to work. The hours are fantastic! A typical day in sports fields (for me) was repairing and prepping the ball fields for the next games.
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