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Updated November 14, 2017
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  • Benefits for graduate students are TERRIBLE (in 26 reviews)

  • I have no cons for this position (in 25 reviews)

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  1. "Work-Study job at Education Library"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Student Assistant in University Of, FL
    Current Employee - Student Assistant in University Of, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Florida part-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Work with other current students.

    Cons

    Only allowed to work ~10 hours a week.


  2. "Building Manager"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at University of Florida part-time

    Pros

    Good people. Fun working environment if you're social.

    Cons

    Not as exciting during off hours. Can become extremely routine if you're looking for dynamic work.

    Advice to Management

    Frequent training as the building policies tended to change often.

  3. "Great environment"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Gainesville, FL
    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant in Gainesville, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Florida full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    I am working in a lab including a great labmates and awesome and caring advisor

    Cons

    no cons about it I can think of.


  4. "Communications Manager"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Florida full-time

    Pros

    Great vacation and sick time. Solid network of communicators.

    Cons

    Political structure. Lengthy approval processes.

    Advice to Management

    None


  5. "This is a great place to work!"

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    Current Employee - Stephen C O'Connell Center Crew Member in Gainesville, FL
    Current Employee - Stephen C O'Connell Center Crew Member in Gainesville, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Florida part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    - Self-schedule hours
    - Motivating supervisors

    Cons

    - Sometimes it is difficult to get any hours


  6. "Good graduate programs in hard sciences"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Great labs, interesting town, great bike paths

    Cons

    High work and low pay, poor dental insurance.


  7. "A good place to spend grad school"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Florida full-time

    Pros

    One of the top research universities in the country. Many smart professors doing research.

    Cons

    Some of the bureaucratic and administrative things are not well explained. E.g., how many times you need to TA.

  8. "Hours not as accessible"

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    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at University of Florida part-time

    Pros

    Friendly Staff, Easy, Opportunity to advance

    Cons

    Boring, min. wage, hours are not as flexible


  9. "Student Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I have been working at University of Florida part-time

    Pros

    Great for students with full time schedules

    Cons

    The job won't necessarily challenge you


  10. "Application Developer Analyst 2"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at University of Florida full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Job stability, Work life balance

    Cons

    Not much job growth or promotions


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