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Updated January 12, 2019
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  • "Low pay for really challenging work" (in 13 reviews)

  • "There are no cons to working here" (in 10 reviews)

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  1. "Teaching Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chestnut Hill, MA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Chestnut Hill, MA

    I have been working at Boston College part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Flexible hours, easy access, lenient

    Cons

    Only can work a limited number of hours per week


  2. "Good experience"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Boston College part-time

    Pros

    Learned a lot. Good people to work with.

    Cons

    low pay, but as a student it was alright.

  3. "Great supportive community"

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    Current Employee - Graduate Assistant
    Current Employee - Graduate Assistant
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Boston College part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Very supportive friendly colleagues nice environments.

    Cons

    Could be a little small size


  4. "Assistant Director Alumni Relations"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Boston College full-time

    Pros

    Great colleagues and location to work. Provides individuals with the opportunity to obtain compensated degrees.

    Cons

    Compensation is not great, however benefits and education help ease that burden.


  5. "Assistant Director"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Boston College full-time

    Pros

    Wonderful benefits, staff are friendly and there is job security. Even during the recession, they did not fire anyone. You enjoy a free education and your children can as well.

    Cons

    People stay for a long time so it is difficult to move up.


  6. "n/a"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Boston College part-time

    Pros

    get to do what I enjoyed doing

    Cons

    had to work very late at night


  7. "Good"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Nice people and great co workers

    Cons

    Low pay and not enough funding

  8. "Staff Nurse"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Boston College part-time

    Pros

    Extremely supportive staff, friendly atmosphere, great students, easy parking.

    Cons

    None! It really is an incredible place to work.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the great work.


  9. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Boston College full-time

    Pros

    Awesome people create the community

    Cons

    Nothing that I have experienced so far


  10. "Assistant Office Staff"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I have been working at Boston College part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great opportunity to grow and learn more about Higher Education

    Cons

    Would like more training if there is potential to grow into full-time