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"You take the good with the bad..."

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Detroit, MI
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Detroit, MI
Recommends
Neutral Outlook
Approves of CEO

I worked at Wayne State full-time (More than 8 years)

Pros

Great benefits. Reasonably good salary.

Cons

Understaffed due to economy in Michigan.

Advice to Management

Be willing to take on departmental problems. Good people leave out of burnout. Bad people stay as they know no one will hold them accountable.

Other Employee Reviews for Wayne State

  1. Helpful (1)

    "Average workplace. Low morale due to ongoing salary cuts in the university."

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    Current Contractor - Technician in Detroit, MI
    Current Contractor - Technician in Detroit, MI
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at Wayne State as a contractor (More than a year)

    Pros

    Flexibility in the work day environment. Good entry level job to gain experience in a non profit environment. Academic environment is stimulating. There is a wonderful cultural mix of students and employees from all over the world to interact with.

    Cons

    A few long term union employees with bad attitudes can make work processes difficult. Poor, offensive, and insulting , behavior is ignored by management. Unnecessary limits and controls implemented by some colleges delay work processes, and create an environment of distrust.

    Advice to Management

    HR needs to seriously evaluate the work environment including decision makers.


  2. "GTA"

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    Current Employee - GTA in Detroit, MI
    Current Employee - GTA in Detroit, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Wayne State part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Close to Canada for those who are residents in Canada (Windsor Ontario)

    Cons

    it is in midtown of Detroit. Lots of non occupied buildings

    Advice to Management

    a need to buy the old non occupied building surrounding the University

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