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Updated December 8, 2018
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Pros
  • "Work-life balance is respected compared to most other jobs" (in 21 reviews)

  • "Great work environment that promotes collaboration among its employees and provides flexible scheduling" (in 29 reviews)

Cons
  • "low pay wages for inconvenient hours" (in 18 reviews)

  • "As a student worker, you can't get very many hours per week" (in 11 reviews)

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  1. "Coffee stand employee"

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    Former Employee - Coffee Specialist
    Former Employee - Coffee Specialist
    Recommends

    I worked at University of Oregon (More than a year)

    Pros

    Free coffee whenever
    Can chat with friends and customers
    Schedule is very flexible

    Cons

    No tips really but not a big deal

    Advice to Management

    As the employees to practice what they say to customers bc sometimes they’re rude


  2. "Resident Assistant"

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    Former Employee - Resident Assistant in Eugene, OR
    Former Employee - Resident Assistant in Eugene, OR
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at University of Oregon part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Personal growth, variety of skills strengthened, customer service and emergency response experience

    Cons

    Compensation, higher-up support and assistance, freshman boys

  3. "Good"

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

    I worked at University of Oregon part-time

    Pros

    - Flexible hours
    - Great pay

    Cons

    - Clientele can feel entitled
    - Extremely politically correct workplace


  4. "Health Center Employee"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at University of Oregon part-time

    Pros

    good benefits, campus is great to access

    Cons

    prior to director change, the health center leadership and culture was extremely detrimental and harmful


  5. "Senior Graphic Designer"

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

    I worked at University of Oregon part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great learning environment, flexible with school schedule.

    Cons

    Low pay for high creative effort


  6. "Great place to work."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at University of Oregon part-time

    Pros

    Work-life balance, opportunities, people, flexibility

    Cons

    Pay, hours, training, location, people


  7. "Oversee whatever needs overseeing each day"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at University of Oregon full-time

    Pros

    Location location location location location

    Cons

    Highly political environment, but that's all of higher ed.

  8. "Thumbs up"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at University of Oregon full-time

    Pros

    eugene is awesome, my department takes care of its employees well

    Cons

    my position is only for 2 years, wish it was longer


  9. "Good Place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at University of Oregon part-time

    Pros

    Good community and great athletic program

    Cons

    Nothing to do in Eugene


  10. "Card office assistant"

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    Former Employee - Office Assistant in Eugene, OR
    Former Employee - Office Assistant in Eugene, OR
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at University of Oregon part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great place to work, flexible hours, fun environment, lots of room for leadership and growth

    Cons

    More training could be useful