Hamilton, City of
City of Hamilton horticulture at Sam Lawrence Park

Recognized as one of Hamilton-Niagara's Top Employers (2016)

Here are some of the reasons why Hamilton, City of was selected as one of Hamilton-Niagara's Top Employers (2016):

  • The City of Hamilton provides opportunities for the next generation of talent to gain relevant work experience through summer student roles and co-op programs
  • Employees working at the City of Hamilton can plan securely for the future with contributions to a defined benefit pension plan
  • In addition to its regular health benefits plan, the City of Hamilton organizes a number of wellness activities to encourage employees to make health and wellness a priority, including lunch and learn sessions on nutrition and ergonomics, 10 minute massages on breaks, free yoga classes and a wellness newsletter
City of Hamilton employees practising yoga at City Hall
City of Hamilton employees at the Extended Management Team Semi-Annual Conference
City of Hamilton horticulture employee

Highlights

Industry Municipal Government
Established in Canada 1816
Full-time employees in Canada 5,245
Part-time employees in Canada 2,626
Average age of employees in Canada 44.07
Longest serving employee 45.7 years
Long-term savings defined-benefit (DB) pension
Health plan premium as part of the health plan, the employer pays up to 100% of the premiums
Alternative work options flexible work hours, 35-hour work week (with full pay), shortened work week (fewer hours with less pay), compressed work week, telecommuting
Vacation allowance new employees receive 2.4 weeks of paid vacation after their first year on the job
In-house training initiatives apprenticeship/skilled trades programs, in-house training, online training, leadership training
Scope of charitable involvement local, national
Employee charitable involvement employees are involved in selection of charities

The Career Directory

Hamilton, City of has been selected for The Career Directory, our guide to entry-level recruitment for recent college and university graduates.
City of Hamilton employees practising yoga at City Hall

Highlights for New Grads

Industry Municipal Government
Full-time employees in Canada 5,245
Part-time employees in Canada 2,626
Student opportunities summer jobs, co-op opportunities
Training subsidies for professional accreditation, orientation program, online training, in-house training, leadership training
Tuition subsidies (related to job) yes
Typical new grad positions Planning Technician, Planner, Nursing, Entry-level Clerical, Dental assistant, Dental Hygienist, Forestry, Epidemiology, Ontario Works Case Manager, Paramedic, Entry-level Finance, Bylaw Enforcement
Starting salary $40K to $45K
Work perks health benefits for new employees, flexible work hours, telecommuting
Vacation allowance new employees receive 2.4 weeks of paid vacation after their first year on the job

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