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York Technical College Reviews

Updated February 23, 2017
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  1. "Great working environment."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    Small but dedicated team
    Good work/life balance
    Good vendors that help the facility succeed

    Cons

    Small staff- takes care of everything


  2. "Great Environment"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    Pros

    -Great people to work with.
    -Faculty are genuine and interested in the duties you perform.
    -Great atmosphere in general

    Cons

    -Pay days alternate depending on employment status. either 1st or 15th

  3. "Work Study"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    Pros

    Works with class schedual well.

    Cons

    none that I can think of


  4. "Great place to work and study."

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    Former Employee - Student Employee in Rock Hill, SC
    Former Employee - Student Employee in Rock Hill, SC
    Recommends

    Pros

    The work experience in the field of filing, accounting, spreadsheets and other computer experience.

    Cons

    Commucation with other departments sometime.

    Advice to Management

    Express to the employee the importance of working together as a college.


  5. "IT was Hard work but fun."

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    Former Employee - Student in Rock Hill, SC
    Former Employee - Student in Rock Hill, SC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at York Technical College full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    I received a great education and learned so much that I had no idea of how much it takes to earn a associates degree.

    Cons

    They go too fast to keep up with and it was really stressful because I had a lot of classes to keep up with per semester.

    Advice to Management

    Some classes need to be slower.


  6. Helpful (1)

    "Great introduction to higher education challenges"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    Overall great staff and faculty with few exceptions. Focus on student success is outstanding. Faculty is dedicated to students. Facilities are above average in appearance and maintenance.

    Cons

    Slow to change, low salary structure, key leadership issues. Low salary makes recruiting top talent more difficult. Trust between departments may be low in some areas.

    Advice to Management

    Listen to employees, don't shoot the messenger.


  7. "Great Place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at York Technical College part-time

    Pros

    Easy access and parking. Not too stressful. Leadership expects you to show up and teach but you can be creative.

    Cons

    The salary is low for adjuncts.

    Advice to Management

    Remember adjuncts when giving out bonuses to full time staff.

  8. "York Technical College overall is a great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    Pros

    Work-Life Balance; Professional development opportunities

    Cons

    In-house communication could be improved

    Advice to Management

    Utilize the talents of all faculty and staff, not just administrators


  9. "Good place to work overall"

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    Current Employee - Counselor
    Current Employee - Counselor
    Recommends

    Pros

    Respects work/family balance; Promotes professional development; Very student focused; Proactive incorporating technology into internal processes as well as course delivery options

    Cons

    Poor internal communication from the top down and especially between divisions

    Advice to Management

    There are committees for just about everything - create one for improved internal communications!!


  10. "It could be a very nice place to work if there were stronger leadership..."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Rock Hill, SC
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Rock Hill, SC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at York Technical College full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Wonderful place if you value learning and working. Good professional development opportunities.

    Cons

    Leadership tends to be lacking in many ways. In addition, there are many unqualified people who get promoted over far better qualified people.


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