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Aquatic and Fitness Center Employee

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  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Current Employee - Lifeguard in Charlottesville, VA
Current Employee - Lifeguard in Charlottesville, VA
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I have been working at University of Virginia part-time (More than a year)

Pros

laid back atmosphere, friendly management, flexible hours

Cons

snobby customers, lower pay, lack of parking

Advice to Management

More perks and recognition for job well done would go a long way. Although universities are facing shrinking budgets a slight raise everyone now and then would also go a long.

Other Employee Reviews for University of Virginia

  1. excellent

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at University of Virginia part-time

    Pros

    great environment for doing work in

    Cons

    none that I can really think of

    Advice to Management

    great job


  2. Helpful (1)

    PhD Student at UVa

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Post Doctoral Research Associate in Charlottesville, VA
    Current Employee - Post Doctoral Research Associate in Charlottesville, VA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Virginia full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great for personal growth, in education, presentation mannerisms, and thought processes. Fantastic region to live in, plenty of things to do. Training opportunities are a plenty. I personally am extremely happy about my choice in boss (PI), and feel that I've been given many chances to go to conferences, national labs, and training sessions in many different regions.

    Cons

    Cons more due to the nature of research itself, which is a fickle beast. Work-life balance is pretty good, except around grant renewal / writing time, when things become super hectic. I can't complain much about the salary of a graduate student, as health care and education costs are covered.


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