Universal Orlando Resort

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You're Just A Number and Easily Replaced

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Former Employee - Sales Associate in Orlando, FL
Former Employee - Sales Associate in Orlando, FL

I worked at Universal Orlando Resort part-time (more than 3 years)

Pros

Great co-workers most of time
access to the parks and employee discount

Cons

Low pay
Opinion doesn't matter
Management is cold and usually doesn't bother to learn your name
Lots of favoritism

Advice to ManagementAdvice

work as a collective to hear the employees concerns and suggestions and be more accessible.

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
Disapproves of CEO

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    Pretty fun

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    Former Employee - Retail Associate in Orlando, FL
    Former Employee - Retail Associate in Orlando, FL

    I worked at Universal Orlando Resort part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Free admission into park, free tickets for family/friends, etc

    Cons

    It really is just typical retail issues. Nothing out of the norm

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    More communication overall

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    I truly enjoyed this place. Your job could be MUCH worse.

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    Former Employee - Animated Entertainer in Orlando, FL
    Former Employee - Animated Entertainer in Orlando, FL

    I worked at Universal Orlando Resort part-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    I got paid to entertain guests via hugs, high fives, meet and greets, autographs, dancing, etc. the highlight of my day was getting to meet a Make A Wish Foundation kid, or a Give Kids the World kid and seeing their faces light up or even their parents faces, because if only for a minute, nothing else in the world mattered. Nobody was sick or in pain. They were just happy to meet you.

    Cons

    The days are long and exhuasting. You sweat a heck of a lot until your body gets used to the heat. And the constant changing in and out of a costume becomes very monotonous.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    I dont have too much negative to say about this place. The supervisors were all nice and fair, though sometimes getting a hold of a manager wasnt the easiest thing to do. Higher wages would be nice, and more ergonomically designed costumes would DEFINITELY be a plus. The costume designers never have to wear their designs out in the heat for a day or more, so they dont know the negatives to them.

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