Illinois Institute of Technology

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Illinois Institute of Technology Reviews

Updated November 14, 2014
Updated November 14, 2014
111 Reviews
3.7
111 Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • IIT provides a nice atmosphere to work in (in 3 reviews)

  • the work environment is very relax and the work space is big enough (in 4 reviews)


Cons
  • Professors often get a low salary (in 4 reviews)

  • no cons Excellent service outstanding experience (in 3 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Convenient and Flexible

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Community Desk Assistant
    Current Employee - Community Desk Assistant

    I have been working at Illinois Institute of Technology part-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Decent pay considering work load. Flexible around your own hours. Good relationship with students

    Cons

    some employees don't take jobs seriously. can get boring at times. still, not too bad.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  2.  

    I worked at Illinois Institute of Technology

    Pros

    Knowledgeable faculty and staff
    Tremendous researching resources
    Conducive work environment
    Huge reputation within academia

    Cons

    Lapses in communication between faculty and staff sometimes hamper productivity
    Management can sometimes undermine support staff
    Inadequate assistance to international students

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Upper management needs to ensure support staff gets resources and support for doing it's job optimally

  3.  

    Just fine.

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Research Assistant in Chicago, IL

    I worked at Illinois Institute of Technology part-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    The working environment is just fine. The staff are kind. The transportation access is convenient. The grass is green and the sky is blue.

    Cons

    I will not suggest anyone to work here. The school locates in the ghetto, so that the people here always suffer robbery.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Stop trying to change the name of this institute.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    IIT Production Assistance

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - IIT Online in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - IIT Online in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Illinois Institute of Technology part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Easy working Schedule
    Can gain a wide variety of job skills
    Opportunity for career advancement in a variety of positions, such as camera operation

    Cons

    Wages are typically low
    Work schedules can vary significantly

    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    Great university for staff and students alike.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chicago, IL

    I worked at Illinois Institute of Technology full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Professional development and training available, good salary, tuition remission for self and family available, ability to grow into other divisions/campus locations, and excellent benefits and PTO policies.

    Cons

    Difficult to move up in certain groups/divisions; usually have to make laterally moves. HR is almost non-existent and supports only the company not the employees.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Research Assistant

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Illinois Institute of Technology

    Pros

    small institute you have everything you need close by and get to know every body very quickly

    Cons

    lots of paper work, the process of things getting done is usually slow and you have to push it if you need something happen quickly.

  8.  

    Good

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Illinois Institute of Technology part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    The location and the people

    Cons

    Not many opportunities for Hardware Engineers

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    A better career fair would help

  9.  

    very good

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Public Safety in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Public Safety in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Illinois Institute of Technology full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    the job is good you able to pick alot of overtime from detail and who ever call off

    Cons

    the pay should be better cause we do take care alot stuff around campus but the experience you get is well worth it

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    nothing

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  10.  

    Great place for student jobs.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Customer Service Assistant in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - Customer Service Assistant in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Illinois Institute of Technology part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    It has decent pay, some jobs are above minimum wage and they allow students a flexible schedule for classes and such.

    Cons

    The customers can be pushy and depending on what your customer base is some of them can be tedious to deal with. Overall the campus patrons have the best intentions.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  11.  

    IT

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    • Senior Management
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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Internet Lab Developer in Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Internet Lab Developer in Chicago, IL

    I worked at Illinois Institute of Technology as a contractor (less than an year)

    Pros

    good very friendly i like the environment
    Young Management, So they have a liberal attitude towards common problems faced by fresh graduates. Training is done by professionals with at-least 5 years of Experience in the required field. Pay-Stub is very good and getting paid on time makes it even sweeter. Absolutely NO-Contract and absence of other such mandatory time-bound commitments

    Cons

    no cons Excellent service outstanding experience. I am pleased to say that pro-tek did a great job for me in recruiting for a position which was challenging to fill. The employees at Pro-Tek consulting were helpful, knowledgeable and friendly and walked us step by step through the procedures that needed to take place. I am so grateful to them and look forward to continuing to work with Pro-Tek in the future. They helped job seekers like me to move forward with the career.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    good

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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