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Good Job, learned to be an Administrative Assistant,UK is good to work for.
Administrator (Former Employee), Lexington, KYSeptember 25, 2013
I enjoyed working as an administrator. The Administrator helped me whenever I had a problem.
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Educational
Clerkships (Former Employee), KYSeptember 6, 2013
Clerkships were the most rewarding part of the PA education.
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like woring there.
Pharmacy Technician (Former Employee), Lexington, KYSeptember 2, 2013
Pros: benefits
Cons: the good old boy club.
like working at U.K great Benefits. But i had a chance to become my on manager/ owner.
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Nice Campus
Graduate Research Assistant (Former Employee), Lexington, KYAugust 28, 2013
Pros: nice campus
Cons: not high ranking university
People are nice , and campus are very beautiful. I love the professor there.
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The University of Kentucky is a fine place to work.
Payroll and Accounting Clerk (Former Employee), Lexington, KYJuly 27, 2013
Pros: benefits
Cons: extremely strict
The University of Kentucky Medical Center was a slight challenge because their bookkeeping system is not the norm. It is their own system that has many channels to process before completion. The staff are very loyal and dedicated and stay until retirement. The benefits are very good.
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Good
Student Life Cycle (Former Employee), Richardson,TxJuly 25, 2013
Good benefit and have 20 days vacation, relax working environment and nice co work
Like most company, it really depend on who your manager are, some are good and some are not so good
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Very busy yet productive work enviornment.
Third Shift Staff Radiologic Technologist (Current Employee), Lexington, KYJuly 11, 2013
Pros: community discounts
Cons: little time for breaks
typical day consist of routine, trauma,ER,OR,and Fluoro exams. Very good place for exoerience as you see everything there is to see in the field of radiology. Place is managed well. The hardest part of the job are the hours and high volumes. The benefits are great and plenty of vacation time.
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Great place to work
Research Assistant (Former Employee), Lexington, KYJune 15, 2013
Professor was wonderful to work with. This job contributed a lot to my overall experience at the university.
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Not terrible
Medical Records Clerk, Senior (Former Employee), Lexington, KYMay 30, 2013
Management leaves a lot to be desired, but the benefits are good.
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Working for the flagship school of Kentucky is an honor.
Employee Relations Specialist, Human Resources (Former Employee), Lexington, KYMay 30, 2013
A typical day consisted of working with managers in various departments in assisting them with understanding human resources policies and procedures.
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Flexible and fun work environment
Laboratory Instructor (Current Employee), Lexington, KYMay 28, 2013
I enjoy teaching for the biology department here as well as learning new techniques in biology while studying here.
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It's a good place to work.
Research Administrator - Contract Administrator (Current Employee), Lexington, KYMay 20, 2013
Pros: good workers
Cons: little advancement opportunity
Great people. Work is challenging and interesting.

Job often requires balancing competing internal interests. Often requires finding creative ways to resolve difficult issues. Must be firm but diplomatic in dealing with issues.
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Great for research work with lots of resources
Graduate Research Assistant (Current Employee), LexingtonMay 14, 2013
My experience is just related to a particular department. In general though, the university is very professional and has lots of resources for its students and faculty.
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Public Health Clinical Instructor (Former Employee), Lexington, KYApril 30, 2013
Coordinated, oversaw, and evaluated placement of nursing students in public health sites
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Fun work environment
Spanish Tutor (Former Employee), Lexington, KYApril 6, 2013
Tutored university students in a subject I love (Spanish) and enhanced my interpersonal skills
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Fun place to work
Cook/Baker II (Current Employee), Lexington, KYFebruary 25, 2013
Pros: excellent opportunities for advancement
Cons: limited parking spaces
I ejoyed every minute working for the University of Kentucky. I would not leave it but I am looking for a career in the field of study (Electronics Engineering). I have learned so much from some of the best cooks, chefs, and the mangagement; in how to deal with pressure and stress.
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Good place to work
Research Assistant (Former Employee), LexingtonFebruary 18, 2013
Pros: direct customer interaction
Learned how manufacturing company function.
Exposed to different manufacturing concepts such as cell manufacturing, lean manufacturing
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Was a great place to work for.
Medical Assistant (Former Employee), Lexington, KYFebruary 11, 2013
Pros: great benefits.
Cons: parking.
I enjoyed working at UK. They care about their patients and employees as well.
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A good school: quality-oriented.
Graduate Research Associate (Former Employee), Lexington, KYFebruary 11, 2013
Pros: low cost of living, beautiful scenery, great city, good program.
Cons: i can think of few.
The courses here are very current, properly challenging, etc. The only drawback is the age and state of the current chem/phys building.
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UK is an awesome place to work for, everybody is friendly, knowledgeable and very respectful
Temporary Employment Part time Office Assistant (Current Employee), Lexington, KYFebruary 7, 2013
UK is an awesome place to work for, everybody is friendly, knowledgeable and very respectful

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