University of Waterloo

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Easy application process, so-so work environment

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  • Career Opportunities
Former Employee - Food Services Staff  in  Waterloo, ON (Canada)
Former Employee - Food Services Staff in Waterloo, ON (Canada)

Pros

- Access to foods for a minimal deduction of 50cents per day worked

Cons

- Require uniform purchase
- Long hours standing
- Mixed instructions (sometimes instructed to give more portions by the manager, sometimes instructed to give less portions by the head cook because there is little foods left)

Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook

Other reviews for University of Waterloo

  1.  

    UWaterloo co-op positions teach students the importance of invaluable professional skills

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Teaching and Program Assistant  in  Waterloo, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Teaching and Program Assistant in Waterloo, ON (Canada)

    Pros

    An environment whereby supervisors genuinely care for the professional development and growth of young professionals.
    Very dynamic work atmosphere involving various tasks and unpredictable challenges. Marking assignments, to creating new assignments, to addressing unique student needs.

    Cons

    Involved a typical office work environment, which may not be suitable for those seeking a more physically active workplace.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    Fantastic! Definitely a great opportunity!

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Front Desk Assistant  in  Waterloo, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Front Desk Assistant in Waterloo, ON (Canada)

    Pros

    Easy job, good money for a student
    Work schedule works around class schedule
    Great team, very supportive and understanding
    Amazing management

    Cons

    Have to work overnight shifts
    Little upward mobility
    Job can get monotonous and boring

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Add some elements to make the job challenging

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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