California State University, Northridge
3.7 of 5 42 reviews
www.csun.edu Northridge, CA 500 to 999 Employees

California State University, Northridge Reviews

Updated Apr 4, 2014
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3.7 42 reviews

                             

90% Approve of the CEO

California State University, Northridge President & CEO Dr. Dianne F. Harrison

Dr. Dianne F. Harrison

(10 ratings)

85% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Great entry level opportunities for GIS

Graduate Research Assistant (Current Employee)
Northridge, CA

I have been working at California State University, Northridge part-time for more than a year

ProsGood work experience while still being able to do well in class.

ConsYou must be detail oriented.

Advice to Senior ManagementReally not much to say.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Much of the staff don't care about their job here

Part Time (Former Employee)
Northridge, CA

I worked at California State University, Northridge part-time for less than a year

ProsComfortable, easy work, if you like that

ConsVery difficult to move up, easy to get stuck in a dead end job, impossible to get a pay increase

Advice to Senior ManagementRespect those who want to see the university do well and get rid of the dead weight

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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I worked for the University Student Union as a Computer Lab Technician.

Computer Lab Technician (Former Employee)
Northridge, CA

I worked at California State University, Northridge part-time for more than a year

ProsGreat opportunities for growth and networking! Working on campus broadens your network do degrees you wouldn't imagine.

ConsLimited to 20 hours per week as a student.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Awesome place

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at California State University, Northridge

ProsFriendly and dedicated staff
Clean atmosphere

Consnothing that comes to mind right now

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great student job

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at California State University, Northridge as a contractor

ProsYou can Study while you work.

ConsDealing with 40% responsible students. Dealing with 60% irresponsable students.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Rewarding

Professor (Former Employee)
Northridge, CA

I worked at California State University, Northridge part-time for less than a year

ProsGreat faculty, students and university.

ConsI didn't experience any downsides.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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good

Service Team Member (Current Employee)
Northridge, CA

I have been working at California State University, Northridge part-time for more than 3 years

Prosawesome working atmosphere and good colleagues

ConsNo cons as such very much satisfied

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Pleasant Experience

Student Assistant (Current Employee)
Northridge, CA

I have been working at California State University, Northridge part-time for less than a year

ProsWorking for CSUN has many pros. One of the most important is as a student assistant, your schedule is quite flexible and it is tailored based on your classes. Working for the school also gets you more involved with the community.

ConsI dont think that the salaries are good

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Excellent team work!

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)
Northridge, CA

I worked at California State University, Northridge full-time for less than a year

ProsIt is like a small town in itself where we meet different types of people with diverse communities.

ConsOne year waiting till you become a regular employee

Advice to Senior ManagementShould definitely take experience into consideration and give a chance to prove. Should give an opportunity for an emergency hire to be considered as a full time regular employee.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Graduate Research Assistant (Current Employee)
Northridge, CA

I have been working at California State University, Northridge full-time for more than a year

Prosnice people, multicultural environment, good food.

Consintense work, some people are really mean

Advice to Senior Managementbe more competent

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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