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In general, it is like a large family. It is fast-paced and requires a lot of teamwork. Everyone tries to get along and there are goals to aim for.

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8 hours minimum, but 10-12 hours consistently were pressured last minute on employees more often then not. Management will give less than 24 hours notice and reprimand you if you are unable to participate in over hours at all times.

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Good--relaxed for management----tow the line for hourly

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Proud: it's a great organization, and I wish I could stay longer.

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I would try to shorten the interview process a little.

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I don't have any advice to tell them other than don't even apply

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I had 3 interviews before I was hired in the mouse rooms.

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As long as we use mice for research and human models of disease, the Jackson Lab will continue to grow and improve.

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