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Meh. It's better than a kick in the pants.

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Current Employee - IT Worker  in  Normal, IL
Current Employee - IT Worker in Normal, IL

I have been working at Illinois State full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Generous vacation time
Free tuition (for the time being, before the state takes it away)

Cons

Low pay
The state wants to steal your retirement
Good way to let your skills atrophy

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Stop being bad

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

Other Reviews for Illinois State

  1.  

    Great but boring

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    Current Employee - Sports Office Assistant  in  Normal, IL
    Current Employee - Sports Office Assistant in Normal, IL

    I have been working at Illinois State part-time

    Pros

    great benefits. great hours with weekends off. am able to get classes for free. I enjoy the people i work with and being among a young crowd.

    Cons

    the work is not challenging, no where to move up into, very political. Every promotion or raise is based on schooling and not performance.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    none

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  2.  

    It's an ok part time job, food service. Student managers are on a power trip though.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Illinois State part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    easy to get sub, 50% employee discount

    Cons

    minimum wage, lots of cleaning to do and managers talk down to you.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    tell student managers to treat their fellow students a little nicer!

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
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