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CSU Long Beach Reviews

Updated July 21, 2017
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  • Pay is less for the amount of work done (in 5 reviews)

  • Some students would spend more time complaining than in the classroom, low pay (in 8 reviews)

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  1. "Chief Engineer"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Chief Engineer in Long Beach, CA
    Former Employee - Chief Engineer in Long Beach, CA
    Recommends

    I worked at CSU Long Beach part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Able to take initiatives. It is a learning lab for engineering in the CSULB campus

    Cons

    Lazy upper management. Less Fundings

    Advice to Management

    increase the funding


  2. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Graduate Assistant in Long Beach, CA
    Current Employee - Graduate Assistant in Long Beach, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at CSU Long Beach part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Flexible, Supportive and wonderful team meetings

    Cons

    Too much work, Busy all the time.

  3. "Student Assistant Parking Office"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Student Assistant in Long Beach, CA
    Current Employee - Student Assistant in Long Beach, CA
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at CSU Long Beach (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good supervisor, Great colleagues, and Good work - life balance

    Cons

    Lesser pay and number of hours


  4. "Student Assistant in Library"

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    Current Employee - Student Assistant in Long Beach, CA
    Current Employee - Student Assistant in Long Beach, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at CSU Long Beach part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Nice People, friendly environment, easy work

    Cons

    Office Politics, Minimum wage, No room for advancement as long as you're still a student, too many workers and not enough work for everyone

    Advice to Management

    Don't have so many employees when there's not enough work to go around. People end up browsing the internet because they get bored


  5. "GRADUATE RESEARCH ASSISTANT"

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    Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Long Beach, CA
    Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Long Beach, CA
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at CSU Long Beach part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Assisted in comprehensive and graduate projects such as Unarmed Aerial Vehicle, Adaptive wing technology, Ornithopter, designing a two seater civil aircraft using Vehicle sketch pad.
      Keeping track of all student projects to assist with necessary resources like materials and devices.

    Cons

    SALARY IS A BIT LOW AND NO INCREMENT


  6. "Great Place to work while studying"

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    Current Employee - Web Developer in Long Beach, CA
    Current Employee - Web Developer in Long Beach, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at CSU Long Beach part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    -Full time staff is supportive
    -Ample opportunities to work here as a student
    -On campus
    -Gets you prepared for industry
    -ASI student Parties!

    Cons

    -Not a con but if you are studying make sure you focus on your studies and work


  7. "College"

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    Former Employee - Adjunct Faculty in Long Beach, CA
    Former Employee - Adjunct Faculty in Long Beach, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at CSU Long Beach part-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    I love to teach. I have worked at this school for 5 years.

    Cons

    I can't think of any, except for the drive and that it gets hot

    Advice to Management

    Provide more job opportunities

  8. "Easy, Simple Job"

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    Former Employee - Instructional Support Assistant in Long Beach, CA
    Former Employee - Instructional Support Assistant in Long Beach, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at CSU Long Beach part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Lots of free time between midterms and finals. Flexible hours.

    Cons

    Some shifts are busier than others, so it can be hard to find a seat when your shift starts, but space is taken by other students.


  9. "Teaching Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Teaching Assistant in Long Beach, CA
    Former Employee - Teaching Assistant in Long Beach, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at CSU Long Beach part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    A nice platform to have exposure to teaching students with different programming languages.

    Cons

    Contract is on a semester basis


  10. "good place to work"

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    Former Employee - Graduate Assistant in Long Beach, CA
    Former Employee - Graduate Assistant in Long Beach, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at CSU Long Beach part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    it an academic work place and it is alive

    Cons

    the salary is low that not enough for live


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