City of Cape Town
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My day always start with checking emails and follow up on the previous days jobs

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I would definitely love to work in the City again. On both oppertunities i enjoyed it and the staff was helpfull. I learned alot. Management should be willing to go the extra mile.Hardest part was the quite days. I like to be busy.
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Productive and Good management style

Best organization to work for, one can grow if placed in a good team of people who are not self centered. Benefits are good and salary package is fair.
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Productive workplace

Working for the city of cape Town has been amazing experience, I had a taste of real world work even if I shadowed artisans most times. It's been great

Pros

Getting off on weekends

Cons

No health benefits, job security for Apprentices
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Was very productive and fun a the same time

I loved working for the city especially at property management. There was always time for a bit of fun and get togethers but when we worked we worked. We very productive place to work at.

Pros

Team lunches or breakfast

Cons

Long hours
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Productive work place.

I loved working at city of cape town. Working hours are great and people make u feel at home. Very productive company with lots of benefits if you are permanent.

Pros

Great working hours.

Cons

Contract ended to quick.
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Good work place and got more experience

It is a good company that gives the youth chances of get work EXPERIENCE, I learnt lot of things here ,I wish I can get another chance for permanent position.

Pros

Get free tea

Cons

Normal hours like other company
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Excellent organization to work for

Excellent organization to work for Salary scales are confusing for jobs the scales are low for professional qualified employees. Housing assistance low contribution from employer
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Best place to work

Can be stressful but overall quite relaxed..the pay is good for the amount of work done.The lower your T grade the less work or responsibility you have. Company policies protect lazy workers.

Pros

Competitive Salary

Cons

Growth without a degree
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It was nice working with the people

Was the best experience ever the people were so generous an kind work was good every day doing something new everyday paces we see all over hours of work was good

Pros

No free lunches

Cons

Till 5 o'clock
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Hard work but fair compensation

Salary and benefits help to offset some of the difficulties associated with the job. It can be stressful at times, because the clients are distressed most of the time and seek to air their frustrations at the nearest available person.
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Great work environment

Great salary, and work environment stressful at times, but great benefits.No chance of growth as you have to wait for people to resign either than that no growth prospects

Pros

great benefits and 13th cheque

Cons

management not properly tained for leadership roles
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Good work environment

It was nice working at city of cape town I wish i can go back there and work for city of cape town again as an examiner of vehicles this time.thats my wish

Pros

Good

Cons

Long hours
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Productive workplace

It is been a bliss. So much growth and support. The benefits are also amazing. It is very organised and employees are offered so many resources to do their work.

Pros

Flexible working time.

Cons

Slow career growth.
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Great employer

Good institution to work for. Fair working hours. Good benefits. Most admin is done online, therefore effortless. Opportunities to make a difference in the community.
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Fun workplace

Working nearby your place.I don't spend any taxi fare.I get my salary on timeWe are working as a team.You must report each an everytime if you are absent

Pros

Free lunch

Cons

Short hours
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Need to give lifeguards benefits and appreciate what we do

City of Cape town needs to look after there people.Jhb lifeguards get so much more money and work right thru the year and senior lifeguards is the superintendent at the pool and they get training.

Pros

You go free in at any pool

Cons

Little hours little pay
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Caring and respectful environment to work

In my experience working at CCT especially the IS&T department is productive and innovative. Management partake in staff's daily routines always willing to help and teach.

Pros

Competitive salary

Cons

Stressful if your on contract
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Fun work place

City of Capetown we had short hours per day we worked as a group and it was nice to meet new faces. We worked a door to door project checking all the leakages as we have that save water campaign at our country

Pros

Free lunc

Cons

Short hours
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Development an upliftment is slow

Working for the City of Cape Town you garaunteed a secure job an retirement benifit is good when you retire but the salary you earn is to little to live from.

Pros

Job is secured

Cons

Salary is not enough
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Very relaxed no fast past no one standing behind you

Working timelessly no boss standing around you you. Have your own office space or if you in the field you must walk the whole day long without proper toilets or transport

Pros

Free coffee and tea every now and then free lunch if there are confrences

Cons

Lack of communication
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good place to work

good place to work for with a stable income and benifits . working hours is not too strennuous. just sad that my contract had to end but was greatful for the opportunity
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Based on 749 reviews

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3,9 out of 5 stars for Work/Life Balance
3,7 out of 5 stars for Salary/Benefits
3,7 out of 5 stars for Job Security/Advancement
3,7 out of 5 stars for Management
3,7 out of 5 stars for Culture
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