University of California

  www.universityofcalifornia.edu
Work in HR? Unlock Free Profile

109 Employee Reviews (View Most Recent)

Sort all reviews by: Date Rating
in
  • Culture & Values
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Career Opportunities

 

It was a good experience and very laid back which helps when you're a college student.

Technical Assistant (Former Employee) Santa Cruz, CA

ProsThey work around your schedule.
The projects that they work on benefit real California High School students.

ConsNo downsides that I can think of.

Advice to Senior ManagementNo advice that I can think of.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

    • Culture & Values
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Career Opportunities
    • No Opinion of CEO

    2 people found this helpful  

    Lots of red tape, incompetent middle management and employees, but flexible with good benefits

    Programmer Analyst II (Current Employee) Oakland, CA

    I have been working at University of California full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros: -Flexibility in work arrangements, especially for those with families -Great benefits -3 weeks of vacation… Cons: -Lots and lots and lots of red tape -Too much power given to academia at UC locations (bending over backwards to unreasonable levels to accommodate professors,… Advice to Senior Management: Hold yourselves and your employees accountable for work performance (or… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

    • Culture & Values
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Career Opportunities
    • No Opinion of CEO

    1 person found this helpful  

    Typical Government Job - Lots of Waste!

    Technical Staff (Current Employee) Los Angeles, CA

    I have been working at University of California full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros: Good benefits. Managers come and go as they please. … Cons: Wasteful - spending too much of tax payers money on travel/conferences - boondoggle - why send multiple managers to same conference except to party!!! Multiple… Advice to Senior Management: Managers need better ethics training. Why should staff work hard when managers come in… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

There are newer reviews on University of California.

Worked for University of California? Contribute to the Community!

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.