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Relaxed and easy going

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  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at University of Houston part-time (more than 5 years)

Pros

- Mostly relaxed atmosphere, easygoing attitude toward work
- Decent pay for student worker
- Flexible hours for student worker
- Competent and friendly coworkers

Cons

- Limited and old technology will not promote employee's development
- Slow at getting job done

Advice to ManagementAdvice

It would be very nice if the university employs more modern or widely used technologies so that the employee has a chance to grow and learn something that will benefit them later in life.

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    Good place to work

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Assistant Business Administrator in Houston, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Assistant Business Administrator in Houston, TX (US)

    I have been working at University of Houston full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    University of Houston promotes continuous learning. Full-time employees can obtain scholarships to take one course a semester practically free of charge. The university
    offers a variety of work-life benefits including: standard 40-hour work week, little overtime, friendly atmosphere at work and a casual dress code (in some departments)

    Cons

    Salary and health/dental benefits are not as competitive, but the University offers quite a few paid holidays. It is nice to have a week and a half off (paid) during winter holidays.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    President Khator is a wonderful person and a great leader.

    Recommends
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    Lifeguarding at the Campus Recreation Center

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Lifeguard in Houston, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Lifeguard in Houston, TX (US)

    I have been working at University of Houston part-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    The University of Houston campus Recreation center is a flexible fun environment for active students to work.

    Cons

    Due to the low level of skill involved in the nature of the job, the Campus Recreation Center's management largely treats student employees as replaceable and disposable.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Treating student workers with genuine respect and appreciation while motivating their productivity is the key to both staff morale and customer satisfaction. A warm, but firm hand is needed to manage these student employees.

    Positive Outlook
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