University of Kentucky - It's a great stepping stone toward a career as a pharmacist, nurse, or other healthcare related profession. | Glassdoor
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"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.

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. Helpful (1)

    "Politics and who you know can win over competence and excellence"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Lexington, KY
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Lexington, KY
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Excellent benefits and committed staff members.

    Cons

    The medical school and basketball program/sports rule the campus.

    Advice to Management

    Stop hiring people for the wrong reasons. Hire people who are competent and committed.

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