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Smithsonian Institute Internship Hi all, I applied to three roles at Smithsonian Science Education Center last March 30th, and I haven’t heard anything back. The portal status also hasn’t been able updated yet. Should I approach them?
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- "And you will meet so many great people (tourist) from all over the world." (in 59 reviews)
- "Federal government benefits are excellent for the federal positions and trust positions have good benefits as well." (in 30 reviews)
- "Everyone in the organization is helpful and they help out whenever there is a problem." (in 17 reviews)
- "Great coworkers and behind the scenes access to museum collections" (in 14 reviews)
- "Great work environment." (in 12 reviews)
- "Pay is low but definitely no lower than industry standards." (in 25 reviews)
- "Poor management" (in 15 reviews)
- "Unpaid internship where I was doing some of the same work that paid employees were doing." (in 11 reviews)
- "Low salary for DC metropolitan area" (in 10 reviews)
- "Depends on the institution but bad leadership can really tank the experience" (in 8 reviews)
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- 4.0Mar 28, 2018Anonymous EmployeeCurrent Employee
Autonomy in my working environment, great resources and reputation
Not many benefits, no W-2 forms so taxes are a mess, a lot of bureaucracy and red tape