Orange Coast College Reviews

Updated Apr 23, 2020

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Orange Coast College President Dennis Harkins
Dennis Harkins
6 Ratings
Pros
  • "The manager is always willing to help you(in 3 reviews)

  • "Flexible Hours and they work around you schedule, Nice Co workers and environment,(in 3 reviews)

Cons
  • "No cons for my position as a cashier(in 4 reviews)

  • "Limit to 19 hrs a week for part time(in 4 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Best place to work"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Student Assistant in Costa Mesa, CA

    I worked at Orange Coast College part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    The college is focused to work hard to increase student experience

    Cons

    I cannot think of any cons.

  2. "Good School"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Student in Costa Mesa, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Orange Coast College full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good School, well ran, great environment to learn.

    Cons

    The fact that glassdoor makes me make a review to view other reviews, ridiculous. Otherwise no cons.

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  3. "Recycling Assistant"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Student Worker in Orange, CA

    I worked at Orange Coast College part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    It was very good for the community and for Earth.

    Cons

    The job can be a bit messy.

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  4. "Just coasting..."

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Professor in Costa Mesa, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Orange Coast College part-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Nice colleagues and excellent students with varying backgrounds and diverse tastes that add to the stimulating mix

    Cons

    Nearly impossible to move from part-time to full-time. The glass door remains closed.

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  5. "Friendly environment"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cafeteria Worker in Costa Mesa, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Orange Coast College part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Everyone is super nice and willing to help when you have any issues/questions.

    Cons

    No cons for my position as a cashier.

  6. "Limit to 19 hours"

    1.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Part Time 

    I have been working at Orange Coast College part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Everyone is nice and willing to help

    Cons

    Limit to 19 hrs a week for part time Cannot stay long term Little growth or development

  7. "Ehh"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Answer Center Clerk in Costa Mesa, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Orange Coast College part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Pays better than most Plenty of time to complete outside tasks

    Cons

    Management No growth Support staff is unappreciated

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  8. "Good place"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Part Time 

    I have been working at Orange Coast College part-time

    Pros

    Casual culture, people are friendly

    Cons

    No upward movement must apply for a change of job

  9. "Part timer"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Adjunct Instructor in Costa Mesa, CA

    I worked at Orange Coast College part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    good opportunity to practice teaching skills

    Cons

    difficult to count on a regular schedule from semester to semester

  10. "Food Service"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Orange Coast College part-time

    Pros

    Flexibility. Friendly environment. The manager is always willing to help you.

    Cons

    There is not cons working at OCC

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