J. Paul Getty Trust FAQ

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14 English questions out of 14

December 11, 2018

Does J. Paul Getty Trust offer employee discounts?

Pros

It is a beautiful place to work. Also, employees get a meal discount at the restaurant.

Cons

Part time doesn't receive benefits.

Also, employees get a meal discount at the restaurant.

December 11, 2018

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February 20, 2020

How are career development opportunities at J. Paul Getty Trust?

Pros

I worked at the Getty for 10+ years. It is a very progressive, intellectual community. Salary and benefits (medical, dental, vision, 403b) are comparatively good. They will reimburse some educational expenses if it is directly related to your work.

Cons

It is very hierarchical with few opportunities for advancement. The culture is quite rigid and there can be a lot of politics. Many of the people in management have art backgrounds but no management training.

Advice to Management

Create more opportunities for advancement. Provide management training.

It is very hierarchical with few opportunities for advancement.

February 20, 2020

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August 16, 2019

What kind of career opportunities exist at J. Paul Getty Trust?

Pros

-Cool place to work -Chill environment -Off fridays

Cons

-No room for an intern to grow -Museum pays so so so so so little

Advice to Management

Pay your employees more and create an actual pipeline system for recently graduated interns.

-No room for an intern to grow

August 16, 2019

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July 17, 2020

Does J. Paul Getty Trust have any sort of mentoring program?

Pros

Extensive training, freedom to customize the tour, networking and mentorship opportunities, and access to archives

Cons

Interns not allowed much authority / independence

Extensive training, freedom to customize the tour, networking and mentorship opportunities, and access to archives

July 17, 2020

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August 12, 2020

What is the feeling of job security at J. Paul Getty Trust?

Pros

Good benefits; lovely campus; good job security; well funded.

Cons

No clarity with regards to advancement, hierarchical, difficult to navigate the bureaucracy, lack of clear communication.

Advice to Management

Listen to your staff.

Good benefits; lovely campus; good job security; well funded.

August 12, 2020

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