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A great place to work while living on campus where others are friendly.

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Toronto, ON (Canada)
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Toronto, ON (Canada)

I worked at York University

Pros

- able to work at a reasonable pacing
- online messages is a convenient way to swap shifts
- work associates are fun to work with
- working within various sectors changes the routine

Cons

- dust from the stacks makes breathing difficult at times
- not much room for advancement. of course it is usually more of a temporary job for students

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  1.  

    An ok job if you need something on the side

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    Former Employee - Telephone Interviewer  in  Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Former Employee - Telephone Interviewer in Toronto, ON (Canada)

    I worked at York University

    Pros

    -Flexible hours
    -Fairly easy to do surveys
    -Bonuses to shop at Yorkdale if you maintain a high ratio

    Cons

    -Talking to strangers can sometimes be unpleasant
    -Managers take shift-cancellations very seriously, and it reflects on your performance
    -Moving up to become a Shift Monitor seems to be a biased system.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Employees often feel put down by management. They should rectify this by being more communicative and friendly to the interviewers, after all, if not for them, they would not have a job.

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    Great working atmosphere and management. Slow progress for advancement.

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    Current Employee - Web Developer  in  Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Web Developer in Toronto, ON (Canada)

    I have been working at York University

    Pros

    - relaxed work environment
    - suggestions welcome

    Cons

    - slow growth potential
    - lower pay relative to private industry

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Great and understanding management.

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