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Texas Tech Reviews

Updated Jun 13, 2019

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Found 863 reviews

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Texas Tech CEO Dr. John Opperman
Dr. John Opperman
134 Ratings
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  • "Lubbock can be quite limited if you are arriving from the big city(in 56 reviews)

  • "low pay but expected for students(in 36 reviews)

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  1. "Great place to work!"

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    Current Employee - Administrator 

    I have been working at Texas Tech full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great Benefits! Most people are easy to work with. Have been lucky enough to have a wonderful boss that cares about others.

    Cons

    You have to write something here. No complaints!

    Texas Tech2019-06-13
  2. "Working dining services at the Student Union Building at TTU"

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    Former Employee - Chick Fil A in Lubbock, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Texas Tech part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Very quick interview process, decent pay for a part time job for students, welcoming work environment, friendly staff, and free food to take home after closing.

    Cons

    Be careful with hot oil or equipment! You may burn yourself and you may smell like fast food for the rest of the night.

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing what you're doing!

    Texas Tech2019-06-11
  3. "Good place to work when in College"

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    Former Employee - IT Student Assistant in Lubbock, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Texas Tech part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Scheduling is easy and able to change quickly Job pays well per houring for being a student job

    Cons

    Hours are too low sometimes Management is a little too harsh on students sometimes

    Advice to Management

    Let us raise our hours to at least 30

    Texas Tech2019-06-13
  4. "Good Experience"

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    Former Employee - Assistant in Lubbock, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Texas Tech part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Nice atmosphere with lots of opportunity

    Cons

    Pay is minimal Depends who you work under for research Clinical research is lacking

    Texas Tech2019-06-13
  5. "IT Help Central Student Supervisor"

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    Current Employee - Student Supervisor in Lubbock, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Texas Tech part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Flexible hours. Great pay for a student position.

    Cons

    Management sometimes expects too much from us. Can only work up to 20 hours a week at maximum.

    Texas Tech2019-05-28
  6. "Research Assistant"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Lubbock, TX

      I have been working at Texas Tech part-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Great work environment and supportive staff

      Cons

      Not many cons that I would suggest

      Texas Tech2019-05-28
    • "Great benefits"

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        Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant 

        I worked at Texas Tech part-time for less than a year

        Pros

        Each professor has different requirements and projects, but usually it is 20 hours per week, and you receive a tuition waiver and stipend,

        Cons

        Confusing process to get hired with administration

        Texas Tech2019-06-11
      • "Great experience!"

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        Former Employee - Student Assistant 

        I worked at Texas Tech part-time for less than a year

        Pros

        Worked around student schedule, got good work experience

        Cons

        Can only work 20 hours as a student

        Texas Tech2019-05-27
      • "Great place for student workers"

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        Former Employee - IT Help Desk 
        Recommends
        Neutral Outlook
        No opinion of CEO

        I worked at Texas Tech part-time for more than a year

        Pros

        Very flexible hours. They will work around your class schedule.

        Cons

        Call center can get extremely busy

        Texas Tech2019-06-04
      • "Excellent work/classes balance"

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        Former Employee - Student Assistant in Lubbock, TX
        Recommends
        Positive Outlook
        Approves of CEO

        I worked at Texas Tech part-time for less than a year

        Pros

        Amazing supervisor and coworkers. Very understanding and caring.

        Cons

        None that I can think of.

        Texas Tech2019-05-17
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