University of Waterloo

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good experience

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Current Employee - Postdoctoral Researcher in Waterloo, ON (Canada)
Current Employee - Postdoctoral Researcher in Waterloo, ON (Canada)

I have been working at University of Waterloo full-time (more than an year)

Pros

good work atmosphere, good supervisors, the university has good reputation, the university is in a good and quite location, respect for all cultures

Cons

the weather in Waterloo is bad specially during the winter, the salaries for postdocs are not that good

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Increase the salaries for postdocs

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
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197 Other Employee Reviews for University of Waterloo (View Most Recent)

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

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    Former Employee - Teaching and Program Assistant in Waterloo, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Teaching and Program Assistant in Waterloo, ON (Canada)

    I worked at University of Waterloo full-time (less than an year)

    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
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    Fantastic! Definitely a great opportunity!

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

    I have been working at University of Waterloo part-time (more than an year)

    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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