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"Interesting place to work, typical low pay for PT student work"

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Former Employee - Student Worker, Work-study in Lexington, KY
Former Employee - Student Worker, Work-study in Lexington, KY
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Pros

-very flexible with student's schedules; prioritize student's needs for study
-progressive place, with attempts to minimize energy usage, commuting, etc
-good communication from higher-ups (deans, president, etc.)

Cons

-low pay
-high expectations for a student worker being paid a low wage
-little to no parking

Advice to Management

improve communication; respect the need for departments to utilize public relations and marketing methods to improve.

Other Employee Reviews for University of Kentucky

  1. "Good experience"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Lexington, KY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Lexington, KY
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    benefits, work schedule, ability to take classes for free

    Cons

    pay rate, Parking is awful, HR can be difficult depending on your department


  2. "It's a great stepping stone toward a career as a pharmacist, nurse, or other healthcare related profession."

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    Current Employee - Pharmacy Tech Senior in Lexington, KY
    Current Employee - Pharmacy Tech Senior in Lexington, KY
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Benefit package is excellent,
    many opportunities for overtime pay,
    generous employee education program,
    discounts to athletic events and bookstore

    Cons

    Absurdly high tech turnover,
    lack of discipline,
    near-term raises are unlikely due to budget cuts,
    $372 employee parking pass (renewed annually),

    Advice to Management

    Develop a standardized training program specific to the department.

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