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UC Riverside Reviews

Updated September 23, 2017
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  • Not much room for growth in my particular field (in 6 reviews)

  • upper management, work life balance, higher education is not valued (in 6 reviews)

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  1. "Graduate Teaching Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at UC Riverside part-time

    Pros

    Good Environment and excellent guidance from professors

    Cons

    I did not find any cons

    Advice to Management

    Introduce more Excel, Analytics subjects


  2. "Tech"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at UC Riverside part-time

    Pros

    Works around your class schedule.

    Cons

    I don't have any cons.

  3. "UCR Dining"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Friendly coworkers
    easy and straightforward work
    flexible schedule (work schedule depends on your school schedule)

    Cons

    Short breaks
    On your feet for the whole shift


  4. "Teaching Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Teaching Assistant in Riverside, CA
    Current Employee - Teaching Assistant in Riverside, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at UC Riverside part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    You get to practice your leadership skills. You get the opportunity to be a role model. You get to network with the department's staff and Professors.

    Cons

    Sometimes there's a lot of grading. Students will bug you all the time!

    Advice to Management

    Give TA's a plan on what to teach rather than just letting each TA on there own


  5. "Great place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at UC Riverside part-time

    Pros

    Always accommodating in terms of working while being a student

    Cons

    Sometimes hard to get specific jobs due to favoritism


  6. "Excellent Place to Work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at UC Riverside part-time

    Pros

    Great people to work with.
    On campus made it close to school

    Cons

    Unpredictable scheduling changes made it stressful


  7. "Graduate Student Teaching Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at UC Riverside full-time

    Pros

    Opportunities to work with a diverse group of students.

    Cons

    Some courses are unorganized, and the pay doesn't compensate for the amount of work put in.

  8. "Profesional"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    They always treat you in a familiar way

    Cons

    they dont have so much reputation


  9. "Resident Services Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at UC Riverside part-time

    Pros

    Fun, great environment. Had awesome coworkers that made work enjoyable. It's a decent job if you want some spending money.

    Cons

    Sometimes there'll be rushes at the office and sometimes residents are not super polite.

    Advice to Management

    Don't get rid of the 10% Housing discount and raise our wages. And stop micromanaging us. We are students and not numbers, we deserve more credit than the RAs and PCs.


  10. "University Still Coming Into It's Own"

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

    I have been working at UC Riverside full-time

    Pros

    dynamic, diverse student body
    uc system

    Cons

    campus was too small for too long and is trying to catch up on resources, infrastructure, quality, etc.


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