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"Coffeehouse: the best student job on campus"

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Former Employee - Coffeehouse Barista/Food Maker Extraordinaire in Pasadena, CA
Former Employee - Coffeehouse Barista/Food Maker Extraordinaire in Pasadena, CA
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Approves of CEO

I worked at Caltech (California) part-time (Less than a year)

Pros

Free food and drinks (not that kind of drink) when you're on the job
If it's a slow night you can get homework done during your shift

Cons

Every once in a while, you get stuck doing the dishes at the end of the night
You have to deal with major ethical dilemmas when 18-year-old kids come in asking for six shots of espresso

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  1. "Nice while it lasted"

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    Former Employee - Research Scientist in Pasadena, CA
    Former Employee - Research Scientist in Pasadena, CA
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    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Caltech (California) full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Very nice campus, great benefits, quite a few interesting people around.

    Cons

    A bit too academical; after a while working at Caltech becomes a bit boring (this depends on a lab).

    Advice to Management

    Keep those donations flowing.


  2. "Physics Postdoc"

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Associate in Pasadena, CA
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Associate in Pasadena, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Caltech (California) full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Caltech is a great place to research. The people here are brilliant. World-class research is conducted across many departments.

    Cons

    There isn't much to say except that it is a stressful work environment. The students are brilliant. The staff is exceptional.


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