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Good experience

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Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Lexington, KY
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Lexington, KY

I have been working at University of Kentucky

Pros

benefits, work schedule, ability to take classes for free

Cons

pay rate, Parking is awful, HR can be difficult depending on your department

Recommends
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    It's a great stepping stone toward a career as a pharmacist, nurse, or other healthcare related profession.

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    Current Employee - Pharmacy Tech Senior in Lexington, KY
    Current Employee - Pharmacy Tech Senior in Lexington, KY

    I have been working at University of Kentucky

    Pros

    Benefit package is excellent,
    many opportunities for overtime pay,
    generous employee education program,
    discounts to athletic events and bookstore

    Cons

    Absurdly high tech turnover,
    lack of discipline,
    near-term raises are unlikely due to budget cuts,
    $372 employee parking pass (renewed annually),

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Develop a standardized training program specific to the department.

    Recommends
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    Politics and who you know can win over competence and excellence

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Lexington, KY
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Lexington, KY

    I worked at University of Kentucky

    Pros

    Excellent benefits and committed staff members.

    Cons

    The medical school and basketball program/sports rule the campus.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Stop hiring people for the wrong reasons. Hire people who are competent and committed.

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