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Work hard get paid
Visiting Assistant Professor (Off-Campus) (Current Employee), Chicago, ILNovember 5, 2012
Pros: free lunch
Cons: lots
Work hard get paid I am just filling this out because they are making me
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Your Average Institution
Janitor (Former Employee), Carbondale, ILNovember 2, 2012
There's nothing amazing about Southern, it's like your average college.
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Engaging with the student and staff at the college
Office Assistant (Former Employee), Virginia Beach, VAOctober 18, 2012
This University puts the students first and works diligently with them. The office staff is amazing and is always willing to jump in and assist with any issues that may arise.
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SIU was a very opportunity for all employes and students.
Secretary III Lesar School of Law (Former Employee), Carbondale, ILOctober 12, 2012
Pros: employes were always encouraged to take classes toward degrees.
Cons: we could take classes on lunch hours and could always make up time.
Southern Illinois University was a pleasant place to work and offered many different opportunities. Each department I worked at always prepared me for the next one I transfered to another one. I enjoyed all of the departments I worked in. I got along very well with Professors, secretaries and all coworkers. I was very happy at SIU until I returned to – more... Chicago after my father died to become a care giver to my mother. I lived in Carbondale for 14 years and worked for the University for 12 years. I also took classes for Administrative Secretary. – less
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Easy job.
Secretary (Former Employee), Carbondale, ILSeptember 7, 2012
Great place to work as a student the job allows you to get a lot of school work done.
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productive
Graduate Assistant (Former Employee), Carbondale, ILSeptember 4, 2012
I worked as Graduate Assistant in Physiology department.
I could learn more about Microsoft suit
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Flexible
ID Office (Former Employee), Carbondale, ILAugust 27, 2012
Were willing to work within your class schedule! They would work around finals, and other events you have
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Friendly workplace
Research Assistant (Current Employee), Carbondale, ILAugust 16, 2012
Good mornings, shareable lunches and productive afternoons.
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Fun workplace
Graduate Assistant in Marketing (Former Employee), Edwardsville, ILAugust 2, 2012
great work environment with lots of learning opportunities
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Loved this job!
Resident Assistant (Former Employee), Carbondale ILJuly 24, 2012
Pros: lots of face-to-face interactions
Cons: only during my college years
I enjoyed working w new students to the University and assisting them w housing needs; management persons were very knowledgeable and extremely helpful; I was able to balance being a Resident Assistant w being a full time college student w no problems; my fellow RAs were wonderful to work with
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Wonderful supervisor
Office Assistant (Former Employee), Carbondale, ILJuly 24, 2012
• Assembled approximately 100 prospective graduate student applications. Organized, typed and uploaded important documentation into the graduate student access database. Developed a new method for filing documentation. Assisted students with scheduling their thesis defense and dissertations. Assisted in administrative tasks including: answering calls, – more... faxing, photocopying and document scanning. – less
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Early department
Secretary to the Chair (Former Employee), Carbondale, ILJuly 20, 2012
Provided secretarial support to the Chairman of the Economics Department and supervised other secretarial staff.
Provided secretarial support to the Associate Dean, College of Liberal Arts.
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Great for students
Student Worker/Receptionist (Former Employee), Carbondale, ILJuly 16, 2012
Pros: hours, compensation
Cons: limited to academic semesters
They are always great about working around your class schedule and trying to get you the hours you need. Everyone in the College of Applied Sciences and Arts building is so fun to work with!
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Great environment!
Receptionist (Former Employee), Carbondale, ILJuly 14, 2012
It was a student worker position. I enjoyed the stories from the faculty and staff. They gave me hope and dreams that I am doing right now.
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Loved it
Administrative Assistant (Former Employee), Carbondale, ILJuly 3, 2012
my first work study job and I loved. It was very diverse and I was able to interact with a lot of different people
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Excellent place to work.
Graduate Research Assistant (Former Employee), Carbondale, ILJune 13, 2012
Pros: wonderful professors and staff.
SIU is an excellent place to work. I also enjoyed my educational experience.
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Rewarding work due to teaching young minds
Graduate Teaching Assistant (Former Employee), Carbondale, ILMay 24, 2012
The typical day of work consisted of me managing grades, class procedures, lecture and office hours. I learned how to manage time because of my double role as a teacher and student. The supervisor let us control our classes and had an open door policy in case we did run into issues. The hardest part of the job was making sure that I got the students – more... to understand the important points of each lecture. The most enjoyable part of my job was when a student would inform me how much they enjoyed the class I was teaching. – less
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Production and Recreational
Game Staff (Former Employee), Carbondale, ILMay 22, 2012
Pros: adjusts to schiool schedule
Cons: hours vary pe week
Great place to get a education and work. Allows a employee to make great connections with alumni and current students.
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Fun and easy but repetitive work
Detailer (Former Employee), Carbondale, ILMay 17, 2012
the people were nice and the job was easy to do the only thing I didn't like was that it was repetitive.
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good co-workers
Building Service Worker (Former Employee), Carbondale, ILApril 18, 2012
nice supervisors, work with you, manual labor , supervisors will explain expectations of you instead of demanding and being over bearing

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