Johns Hopkins University

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Former Employee - Recreation Center Monitor in Baltimore, MD
Former Employee - Recreation Center Monitor in Baltimore, MD

I worked at Johns Hopkins University part-time (less than an year)

Pros

Johns Hopkins University is full of great people in a supportive atmosphere. A lot is expected of you, but they have every right to demand the best support for their students.

Cons

I can't really think of any cons that would apply to the entire university. I worked part-time at the Recreation Center as a Monitor, which was rather boring and repetitive, but you can't really expect more from a job the main requirement of which is to watch students and university affiliates and make sure they don't hurt themselves or the facility.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

You could consider rotating employees through the different relatively unskilled positions to give them a bit of fresh air.

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    I worked here as a summer intern, so ymmv.

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    Former Employee - Programmer in Laurel, MD
    Former Employee - Programmer in Laurel, MD

    I worked at Johns Hopkins University as an intern (less than an year)

    Pros

    Small teams make this place feel smaller than it is. Being government affiliated, you know what to expect in terms of pay and so on. The projects I got to work on were interesting and useful. The people there are smart and stimulating.

    Cons

    Once again, it is government affiliated, so you get the cons of that as well. They do have stringent hiring requirements as well, and the culture is a little stuffier, with an older, more conservative workforce.

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    I didn't see much of the overall structure or other teams when I worked here, so I have none.

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    Lab motto: Critical Contributions to Critical Challenges

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    Former Employee - Program Manager in Laurel, MD
    Former Employee - Program Manager in Laurel, MD

    I worked at Johns Hopkins University full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Strong sense of mission. Extremely competent staff. Strong benefits. Stable environment

    Cons

    Modest compensation. Current management in the Space Department is extremely toxic and vindictive
    Not a lot of advancement opportunities

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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