CSIR - Excellent, I wish I made more of it! | Glassdoor
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"Excellent, I wish I made more of it!"

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  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Candidate Researcher in Pretoria, Gauteng (South Africa)
Former Employee - Candidate Researcher in Pretoria, Gauteng (South Africa)
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Pros

Freedom to be yourself. Flexibility of work hours and location. Casual easy going stress free environment. Great facilities and reputation/

Cons

Below par compensation but not unfair.
Below par benefits.
Growth can be slow and stifling in some cases.
Not for those with future business interests.
Sometimes old fashioned.

Advice to Management

Make the place more dynamic and learn from the likes of Google, etc. Just make it perfect and make a plan for funding to push up the salaries.

Other Employee Reviews for CSIR

  1. "scientifically challenging"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    Pros

    High science research, technolgy innovations

    Cons

    not yet experienced and no specific points

    Advice to Management

    no advice


  2. "CSIR"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    Pros

    The CSIR had a great dynamic environment with new challenges daily. There are opportunities to study further. Flexible working hours.

    Cons

    The career path is not clear for engineers. The need for innovation requires projects to carry high technical risk which can be difficult to meet within deadlines.

    Advice to Management

    The CSIR should consider how best to retain and attract the best engineers in light of the South African job market.

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