Rutgers University Employee Reviews

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adjunct faculty
Adjunct Faculty (Current Employee) –  RemoteApril 24, 2017
Fair support but the online system is aweful
the management is fairly supportive, Culture is fair. Better training on online options would be helpful. Email has been down all semester
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Adjusted to a student's life but the management isn't the best
Peer Leadership Mentor (Former Employee) –  Piscataway, NJApril 24, 2017
The management could be better. I really didn't like the work environment. It wasn't as professional. I wish the shifts were managed in a better manner.
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perks of all the different students
maintenance cust./temp (Former Employee) –  New JerseyApril 23, 2017
start by cleaning food court. How to use heavy machinery. Management was so so alot of misleading of things. the most enjoyable was getting off early and different people ive met
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Work study position
Campus Information Service Rep - Team Leader (Former Employee) –  Newark, NJApril 18, 2017
The pay was horrible and the hours were not very good. But the people I worked with and for were dedicated to excellence and did their best to provide exemplary service to the community.
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Good Working Experience
Library Assistant (Current Employee) –  New JerseyApril 15, 2017
I think working at the library helped me to gain an abundance of skills. However some of the supervisors could be a little understanding with some of the new workers who come in with no experience.
Pros
New skills that are acquired
Cons
belligerent supervisors
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Study Abroad
Research Assistant to Dr. Nydia Flores-Ferrán (Former Employee) –  New Brunswick, NJApril 14, 2017
Working for Rutgers in Argentina was a great experience. I learned a lot and I made many new friends and acquaintances. Study abroad is a special thing.
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Productive and great place to Work Study
Work Study Student (Current Employee) –  New Brunswick, NJApril 13, 2017
It was a great job to have while in school. My father was in the military for 26 years and that's how I was able to get the position as a dependent. Balancing work and school became so much easier.
Pros
Place to study and very inviting
Cons
Far away from my apartment
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okay
Consultant, Office of Information Technology (Former Employee) –  Newark, NJApril 11, 2017
Great job as a college student. There are flexible hours and downtime to be a student. With new advancements in technology one is always ahead of the game learning new operating systems and how to fix them.
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nice place to work
Billing Specialist (Former Employee) –  Piscataway, NJApril 6, 2017
This was only a temporary job which ended suddenly because of budget cuts. Being a temporary employeee, I can not really comment on the overall company, but the work environment was good.
Pros
close to home, good company and staff
Cons
no permanent job opportunitey. Job ended with no notice.
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A place where students can find their learning environment
Help Desk Support Associate (Part-Time) (Former Employee) –  Newark, NJApril 5, 2017
Helping students and faculty is always effective because you will have a learning and networking environment. On top of it, if it is in own school, that is amazing. Rutgers is the place where you definitely find fun and learn at the same time!
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Fun place to work
Global Ambassador - Center for Global Education (Current Employee) –  New Brunswick, NJApril 3, 2017
Well I recruit students for the study abroad programmes, and later on help them get monetary funding for their programme choice. I also conduct seminars and workshops for students who need help through the application.
Pros
you own hours
Cons
not paid.
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Good
Researcher (Current Employee) –  New Brunswick, NJMarch 30, 2017
Worked hard in lab but had a lot of opportunities. Opportunities can be hard to find. You may have to teach yourself a lot of the information youre expected to know
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Fun and comfortable place to work
Referee (Current Employee) –  Newark, NJMarch 27, 2017
Working at Rutgers is fun. You can work with fellow students, make good money, and still find a good balance between work and studying. The games are fun to officiate and there has never been any problems.
Pros
Comfortable work environment
Cons
Only once a week
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fun cool place to work
Food Service Worker (Former Employee) –  New Brunswick, NJMarch 23, 2017
I enjoyed working here for dining services i worked in the take out part 3rd shift and it was lovely ... all you have to do is serve food to students,taechers visitors ... anyone and do it with a smile .. RU is a great place to work
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Excellent
Learning Assistant (Current Employee) –  New Brunswick, NJMarch 14, 2017
Rutgers Learning center is a good place to be in. They provide employment in form of part time jobs to many students. The pay rate is excellent. The work experience is also great.
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Diversity
Summer Instructor of Economic Empowerment (Former Employee) –  New JerseyMarch 14, 2017
Wonderful campus with such a diverse population for meeting people, charing ideas and collaborating on work. A wonderful melting pot of culture, race and ideas.
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Political fiefdoms
Anonymous (Current Employee) –  Piscataway, NJMarch 11, 2017
Certain offices at Rutgers University are but political fiefdoms, acting purely based on self-advancement with no interest in advancing Rutgers. Petty vindictiveness is a drive behin many actions.
Pros
Benefits, higher education
Cons
Many ethical violations, too much power in the hands of inept and vindictive people
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Productive and straight forward workplace
University Human Resources Preparer (Former Employee) –  Piscataway, NJMarch 10, 2017
 Review documentation for compliance with federal & state regulations and bargaining unit contracts
 Review employee transactions requested by HR Generalist & Coordinators to be submitted for Human Capital Management for processing
 Complete processing through PeopleSoft software daily for faculty and staff from hire to termination
 Coordinate with Human Capital Management Specialists regarding pending employee transactions & payroll adjustments
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Fun work
Research Team Leader and Interviewer (Former Employee) –  New Brunswick, NJMarch 8, 2017
I liked working in this place because it was very independent. You chose your shcedule and the times you wanted to work. Also the provided us with all the necessary equipment to perform our job better.
Pros
Rewards, and incentives
Cons
none
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Great Learning Experience
Graduate Teaching Assistant (Former Employee) –  Newark, NJFebruary 27, 2017
The most enjoyable part of the job was of passing your knowledge of the subject to around 60 undergraduate students. The management was very supportive.
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