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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 for more than a 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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    A Job That Doesn't Feel Like A Job

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    Former Employee - Graduate TA  in  Waterloo, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Graduate TA in Waterloo, ON (Canada)

    I worked at University of Waterloo part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good pay for the amount of work you are expected to do.
    You learn as you work.
    Can do it on your own time (most of the time)

    Cons

    Sometimes have to work at bad times (such as 7pm on Valentines Day).
    Sometimes employer is unorganized.

    Recommends
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    No opinion of CEO
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    Easy application process, so-so work environment

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

    I worked at University of Waterloo part-time for less than a year

    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
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