University of Waterloo Employee Reviews about "flexible hours"

Updated Nov 25, 2020

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  • "Low Salary - in some labs lack of equipment(in 29 reviews)

  • "Pay is quite low for the amount of work that graduate students put in(in 19 reviews)

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  1. "Great job for students"

    5.0
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    Former Contractor - Library Ambassador in Waterloo, ON
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    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at University of Waterloo for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexible hours, great boss and coworkers

    Cons

    Work can be tedious, but they try to do their best to spruce it up

  2. "Librarian working conditions"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - Librarian V in Waterloo, ON

    I have been working at University of Waterloo full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Flexible hours, defined benefit pension, great people

    Cons

    Pay scale needs to be reassessed.


  3. "Reasonably good part-time job"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Teacher's Assistant in Waterloo, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at University of Waterloo part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Flexible hours by marking through Crowdmark Nice professor

    Cons

    Variable amounts of work, sometimes unreasonable expectations about how fast one can grade in 3 hrs

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    "Work where you study"

    5.0
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    Current Contractor - Data Analyst in Waterloo, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Waterloo

    Pros

    - Location - Professional development sessions - Flexible hours

    Cons

    - Not many opportunities to grow professionally after being student staff

  5. "Good First Job"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Research Scientist in Kitchener, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at University of Waterloo full-time

    Pros

    Interesting work. Flexible hours. Good career experience.

    Cons

    Low salary. Limited funding and access to resources.

  6. "Great package"

    5.0
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    Former Contractor - Postdoctoral Fellow 
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at University of Waterloo

    Pros

    Great management; flexible hours; office space

    Cons

    No con to report to glassdoor

  7. "Good place with great flexibility"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Food Service Worker in Waterloo, ON

    I worked at University of Waterloo part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    very flexible hours and people are good for the most part

    Cons

    sometimes it can be quite boring during non-peak times

  8. "Perfect work environment"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Executive Assistant in Brampton, ON
    Recommends

    I have been working at University of Waterloo part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    - flexible hours - great boss - innovative environment

    Cons

    - there are none, great place to be

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  9. "UW Food Services Review"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Cashier in Waterloo, ON
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Waterloo part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Very flexible hours, understanding managers, cooperative staff

    Cons

    Busy work, quite hectic during lunch times

  10. "Good environment, super flexible"

    5.0
    Former Intern - Communications and Social Media Coordinator 

    I worked at University of Waterloo for less than a year

    Pros

    - flexible hours - lots of freedom - great, warm, friendly environment - coworkers and supervisor helped me build on my skills and resume

    Cons

    - not a lot of challenging work to do

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