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Updated Aug 14, 2022

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Top Review Highlights by Sentiment

  • "Our boss has always been great and the people you work with are all very engaging.(in 227 reviews)
  • "Great benefits and services.(in 189 reviews)
  • "Flexible hours and only have to commit as much or as little as you'd like(in 156 reviews)
  • "The campus is beautiful and the students are laid back and a pleasant environment to working.(in 83 reviews)
  • "Very talented colleagues and great science happening there.(in 71 reviews)
  • "The low pay means that you have to put in alot of work hours to get a decent salary.(in 191 reviews)
  • "sometimes busy and low salary(in 125 reviews)
  • "Over worked and poor management(in 58 reviews)
  • "If the department has poor leadership, there will be higher turnover in that department.(in 19 reviews)
  • "Certain managers go out of their way to 'cheat' workers out of such opportunities.(in 18 reviews)
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  1. 3.0
    Current Contractor, more than 10 years

    Mission driven but sometimes poorly managed

    May 11, 2017 - Anonymous Contractor 
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    The staff are terrific and driven by the mission to work here. Working on a student academic cycle is invigorating.


    Budget cuts make work here painful and uncertain. Central campus leadership doesn't always pay attention to the needs of other staff and students. Management is not valued, and managers don't get trained. Working for faculty can be difficult.

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  2. 5.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    Great people to work with

    Aug 28, 2013 - Undergraduate Assistant in Berkeley, CA
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    Meet a lot of people with different backgrounds. I had a very flexible work schedule so I was able to accommodate all of my school activities.


    The pay isn't that great and it was a part time gig so I didn't expect a whole lot.

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