California State University, Northridge Employee Reviews

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Great opportunity for students
ISA Assistant to Department of Geography, Chair (Former Employee) –  Northridge, CAApril 21, 2016
This job was supplementary to others in my time as a graduate student but was certainly an amazing learning experience as I improved my personal skills while helping others cultivate and improve their own.
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Great experience
Computer Lab Technician (Former Employee) –  Northridge, CAJuly 6, 2015
they are extremey understanding of your work/student life balance, and will work with you. Patient and generous, management wants you to grow and succeed. Provide you with great tools for the real world.
Pros
work/life balance, good pay
Cons
can get petty
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Great balance and flexibility
Microbiology Laboratory Instructor (Current Employee) –  Northridge, CAApril 14, 2015
Being able to work at CSU, Northridge provided a healthy work environment and a stable schedule. The most enjoyable part of the job is being able to educate students.
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Fun place to work
Director of TV Operations, CTVA (Former Employee) –  Northridge, CAOctober 27, 2014
Loved working with students and helping them learn about a fun and exciting business.
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A University to get your degree.
Graduate Research Assistant (Former Employee) –  Northridge, CADecember 6, 2013
This university is around the normal level of the nation but it depends on different disciplines.
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Managed by Leadership with no expertise
Citrix Administrator Lead (Current Employee) –  NorthridgeSeptember 23, 2013
Mostly admin work, with break/fix.
Learned Netscaler, XenDesktop, Storefront.
Coworkers are helpful.
Hardest part of the job is to prove you are good at what you are doing, as leadership is technically non-experienced.
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Enjoyable
Student Learning-High School (9th-12th Grade) (Former Employee) –  Northridge, CAJune 21, 2013
Learned a lot doing my student teaching. The people i worked with were very helpful and a joy to be around.
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An interactive, learning, fun place
Academic Coach (Former Employee) –  Northridge, CaliforniaJune 10, 2013
The job was an on campus, part time, mentoring and counseling job for students with disabilities. A typical day at work was with 5 - 6 appointments a day each for an hour. The remaining time was spent working on presentations for the team meeting. Although the work was not that easy but was fun. Interacting and understanding the students and coming up with ideas spontaneously for better results out of the student was the best thing about this job. The team as a whole was supportive with an understanding transition specialists.
Pros
A good learning experience.
Cons
Unpredictable students mood.
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Stable work environment
DARS Credential Coordinator (Former Employee) –  Northridge, CANovember 14, 2012
A unique environment and range of experiences. The student population is highly diverse.
Pros
good benefits
Cons
government beaurocracy
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Great student job.
Research Assistant (Former Employee) –  Northridge, CAJuly 24, 2012
Worked as a research assistant with a wonderful social work professor.
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An amazing agency that demonstrates the true value and purpose of social work practice.
Research Assistant (Former Employee) –  Northridge, CAJuly 24, 2012
This is where I learned the finer points and importance of rapport building.
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4.1
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