Administrative Assistant (Current Employee), Troy, MI – June 5, 2014
Pros: free tickets to events, great catered food, wonderful instructors and professors
Cons: meetings in far away locations, difficult students
A typical day would consist of students wanting assistance registering for class, answering financial aid questions, making sure monitors have correct information for that night class. If hosting an event make sure everything is going to go smoothly. The most enjoyable part of the job is no matter what center you are at around the country we are all one great team and we like each other.
Instructor (Former Employee), Mount Pleasant, MI – May 28, 2015
I loved the opportunity that CMU was able to give me while I was continuing my education. There was a balance between my duties as an instructor and my duties as a student. Unlike other graduate teaching assistantships, I was completely responsible for my classes each semester.
Graduate Assistant (Current Employee), Michigan – May 16, 2015
1. Design detail (Tech pack) receives from buyer. 2. Consumption calculation of fabrics, trims and accessories. 3. Fabric, Trims and Accessories booking as per consumption. 4. Follow up all sampling – more... stage from Development to Shipment as per buyer requirement. 5. Order sheet and trim card preparation based on approved trims and accessories. 6. Calculate full costing of a garment. 7. Production follow up and problem resolution in cutting, sewing, embroidery, printing and in finishing to maintain the quality as well as to deliver the product within the lead time. – less
Graduate Assistant (Former Employee), Mount Pleasant, MI – April 13, 2015
The most enjoyable part of this job is the people I have been able to work with. The graduate assistants all work together in a single office, which provides an interesting and fun workplace environment. – more... On a daily basis we are able to have legitimately thought provoking discussions, all while completing the various tasks that we have been either assigned or decided to undertake ourselves. This makes for an atmosphere of competitiveness, which results in a rather enjoyable experience. – less
Student Worker (Former Employee), Mount Pleasant, MI – January 25, 2015
Was a great place to work. I met a lot of people there as well as got to eat after every shift. Learned how to cook certain things that I hadn't before. Wish I would of got a job there when I was a freshman, Would recommend this job to any student looking for work.
A very good starting job with excellent hours and great management and co-workers.
Building Maintenance Worker (Former Employee), Mt. Pleasant, MI – January 14, 2015
A typical day at work would involve painting, prepping rooms for paint, cleaning up after construction work, and other various construction and painting jobs. I learned proper and efficient prepping and – more... painting techniques, how to weld pipes, and other construction methods. The management was always friendly, fair, and helpful, and co-workers were personable, educated in the jobs in which they performed, and were always willing to teach a new skill if it was not previously known. The hardest part of the job was doing tedious work work for hours at a time, but those such tasks did not require much skill. The most enjoyable part of a job was finishing the painting of a room or hall and revealing the finished product. The co-workers also made the job enjoyable. – less
Tutor for Organic Synthesis Lab (Former Employee), Mount Pleasant, MI – December 19, 2014
A typical day consisted of meeting with 5-10 students who had questions based on the organic synthesis lab. Questions based on laboratory reports and problem solving were the main points. The hardest part was the hours were inconsistent. However, it was rewarding when students would thank me for what I had taught them other than the professor.
SAP UA Intern, SAP University Alliance (Current Employee), Mount Pleasant, MI – October 31, 2014
The job offers me a platform to showcase my creative abilities. Redesigning of CMU's SAP UA website, enhancing the digital presence of the Program, developing promotional materials are part of the job. – more...
Other tasks include: SAP TERP10 students’ performance analytics, website improvement, Web analytics, Assist students in learning SAP enterprise software. Researching latest improvements in SAP
Management and my co-workers encouraged me in coming up with new ideas and supported me to successfully implement those ideas.
I really enjoy this Job because I am not only helping students but also gaining confidence in multitasking and learning more on SAP and related technologies. – less
Graduate Assistant (Former Employee), Mount Pleasant, MI – October 28, 2014
I learned a lot doing this work, it was rewarding and fun. I enjoyed all of the parents that I serviced and that was able to participate in the program. My mentor was excellent and a great person to work for.