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Middlebury College Reviews

Updated April 26, 2018
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  • "Small town without much going on" (in 3 reviews)

  • "It can be difficult to work with admin" (in 2 reviews)

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  1. "Student"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Middlebury College full-time

    Pros

    I enjoy the learning environment greatly and the teachers are quite nice and helpful

    Cons

    There is sometimes a hyper competitive academic environment which can be toxic for teachers and students

    Advice to Management

    I don't really have any advice for the management I think that everythin will work itself out


  2. "great student employment opportunity"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Middlebury College part-time

    Pros

    flexible schedule and skill development

    Cons

    sometimes difficult to work around class schedule

  3. "Coordinator"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Middlebury College part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Pleasant work environment and great benefits.

    Cons

    Limited development and promotion opportunities for staff. No merit raises or bonuses so wages stagnate unless you switch positions.


  4. "College"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Middlebury College part-time

    Pros

    Great mentorship and working environment

    Cons

    None that I can think of


  5. "Barista"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Middlebury College part-time

    Pros

    Great benefits; shift meal + drink
    injury coverage as well

    Cons

    slow communication and more bureaucratic


  6. "Job Outlook"

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    Current Employee - Business & Financial Operations Analyst in Middlebury, VT
    Current Employee - Business & Financial Operations Analyst in Middlebury, VT
    Recommends
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    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Middlebury College full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    - Great work-life balance
    - Decent benefits
    - A paid week off between Christmas and New Years every year
    - Beautiful campus
    - Work hour flexibility (at least in my department)
    - College president is very down-to-earth, friendly, welcoming
    - Everyone is generally very loyal to the college and their jobs

    Cons

    - Extremely Liberal group, it is overpowering a lot of the times
    - Not adequate work space
    - Pay grade is mediocre and there are no raises
    - The growth opportunities are fairly minimal


  7. "Film Department Office Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Flim Department Office Assistant
    Current Employee - Flim Department Office Assistant
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Middlebury College part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Working with film department is an awesome experience and you learn a lot during your work,

    Cons

    The college is located in a small town in Vermont. The location may cause some limitations in terms of your social life, etc.

  8. "love colin!"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
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    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Middlebury College part-time

    Pros

    AMAZING COLIN BOYD, would 10/10 keep working if i wasn't graduating

    Cons

    Not that many people come use the shop so it can be lonely


  9. "Tenure Track Professor"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Middlebury College full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    They care about their employees and offer a lot of perks. Conference travel, research funds, moving expenses, spousal hiring. They work to retain talent.

    Cons

    The remote location makes it difficult for people to commit to living there, especially for young people looking to meet a partner, or people with partners who want to be employed.


  10. "Ski Instructor"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Middlebury College part-time

    Pros

    Fun environment, great staff, great management, flexible hours.

    Cons

    Bit of a commute, sometimes not enough work to go around.


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