Great work environment with passionate workers Playground Program Coordinator (Former Employee) – Saint John, NB – 5 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. Temp/Casual Administrative Assistant (Contract) (Current Employee) – Saint John, NB – 21 August 2016 Mostly enjoyable work and workplace. Busy telephones and reception. Professional setting. Please see pros & cons listed for more details/explanation.
Professional work atmosphere, mostly nice coworkers, great work location and generally a great team
Training was woeful, impassive and unsupportive trainer
Was this review helpful? Yes 1 No Report fun workplace camp counsellor (Former Employee) – Saint John, NB – 5 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. Good Job Operator/Labourer (Former Employee) – Saint John, NB – 16 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 Was this review helpful? Yes 2 No Report youth group supervisor Summer Playground Coordinator for West Saint John (Former Employee) – Saint John, NB – 17 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.
working with my own kids
A constantly changing environment, multi tasking and prioritizing. Labourer (Former Employee) – Saint John, NB – 3 October 2013 The actual work I was doing was great, although there were no benefits, nor job security of advancement.
Worked in the public in a nature environment
Great organization, salary is a little light though. Skilled Services Worker (Current Employee) – Saint John, NB – 29 August 2013 Low stress. Not very physically demanding. Excellent job security.
Unionized, slow advancement regardless of performance.
Was this review helpful? Yes 2 No Report Lots of freedom Electrical/Instrumentation Control Specialist (Current Employee) – Saint John, NB – 23 July 2013 Monitor and maintainance on approximately 80 different water and waste water locations throughout the City of Saint John.