City of Edmonton Reviews

Updated 13 May 2020

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3.8
67%
Recommend to a Friend
57%
Approve of CEO
City of Edmonton Mayor Don Iveson
Don Iveson
96 Ratings
  1. "Method Analyst 2"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at City of Edmonton full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great Earned Days Off program and benefit packages. And it’s a large organization with a lot of opportunities.

    Cons

    Union members are overprotected, some members are taking advantage of the protection and not working at their full capacity.

    City of Edmonton2019-07-25
  2. "work life balance but no clear career growth future"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Analyst in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at City of Edmonton full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Work life balance, can have more time with families

    Cons

    Bottle neck for immigrant with technical skills.

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    City of Edmonton2019-07-21
  3. "Good work life balance"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Operator in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at City of Edmonton full-time

    Pros

    Good work life balance, pension.

    Cons

    career growth is limited, not based on skill but relation.

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    City of Edmonton2019-06-20
  4. "Good work and life balance"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Financial Analyst in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at City of Edmonton full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good work and life balance

    Cons

    Colleagues do not like changes. Not easy to implement new efficient things.

    City of Edmonton2019-06-13
  5. "Great Place to Work"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Civil Engineering Technologist 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at City of Edmonton full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Stability, Flexibility with great benefits.

    Cons

    Not competitive in terms of wage compare to private companies.

    City of Edmonton2019-05-31
  6. "too much change all the time"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at City of Edmonton full-time

    Pros

    Earned days off. If you are in the Unions you have great benefits, if you are out-of-scope or management, you have mediocre benefits

    Cons

    There has been multiple reorganizations over the past 3 years and people are exhausted.

    City of Edmonton2019-05-22
  7. "The best employer I have had in my career."

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Director of Recruitment in Edmonton, AB
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at City of Edmonton full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Leadership, technology, work life balance, benefits, career opportunities.

    Cons

    No Cons that I would report.

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    City of Edmonton2019-05-06
  8. "Aquatic Instructor"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at City of Edmonton part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    -Fast-paced environment -Customer Service Experience

    Cons

    -You are committed to a 4-10 week period

    City of Edmonton2019-04-18
  9. "Refuse collector"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at City of Edmonton full-time

    Pros

    Steady work good job security

    Cons

    Work in all weather conditions

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    City of Edmonton2019-03-31
  10. "contruction manager"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at City of Edmonton full-time

    Pros

    very good compensation and team work

    Cons

    no balance for the work and life

    City of Edmonton2019-03-18
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