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5 out of 55.0
5 months ago

Research Technician

Mar 2020

Research Technician

Gatton QLD, Australia
1 to 2 years in the role, former employee

Wonderful learning experience, a great place to earn and learn.

The good things

Good work culture, work ethics and people to work with.
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The challenges

Long term employment
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3 out of 53.0
5 months ago

Governance

Mar 2020

Governance

Canberra ACT, Australia
former employee

Inhibited by management and red tape in attempts to implement better governance policies and procedures.

The good things

A truly interesting organisation.
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The challenges

As an organisation centred on science and research, corporate and governance functions are seldom given the attention required.
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2 out of 52.0
5 months ago

Payroll Officer

Mar 2020

Payroll Officer

Canberra ACT, Australia
Less than 1 year in the role, former employee

Challenging

The good things

The people that I work with
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The challenges

Trying to get management to see that some of us have a lot to offer and experience
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5 out of 55.0
5 months ago

Communications Adviser

Mar 2020

Communications Adviser

Brisbane QLD, Australia
1 to 2 years in the role, current employee

Truly the best place I’ve ever worked.

The good things

CSIRO is a truly inclusive and diverse place to work, flexible working options are supported, and the management team is genuine and transparent.
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The challenges

Sometimes teams can be quite siloed, but that is something the organisation is trying to break down. Collaboration can be difficult at times.
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4 out of 54.0
5 months ago

Scientist

Mar 2020

Scientist

Australia

Flexible and supportive workplace

The good things

Flexible work arrangements and lots of support to develop your skills.
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The challenges

Can be filled with red tape, forms and procedures, as any large government entity can be.
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5 out of 55.0
8 months ago

Research Technician

Nov 2019

Research Technician

Perth WA, Australia

Invigorating

The good things

The people and general enthusiasm at meeting challenges
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The challenges

None worth mentioning
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5 out of 55.0
8 months ago

HR

Nov 2019

HR

Australia
11 to 12 years in the role,

Great people, fascinating research and an opportunity to make a difference.

The good things

Dedicated staff, who want to make a difference to the lives of Australians and internationally.
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The challenges

Under resourced so that staff give a lot of discretionary time.
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2 out of 52.0
9 months ago

Administration Officer

Nov 2019

Administration Officer

Canberra ACT, Australia
11 to 12 years in the role, former employee

One expensive clunky organisation that delivers world class scientific outcomes.

The good things

Flexible work hours and sponsored Business Diploma
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The challenges

COrrupt management teams
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4 out of 54.0
9 months ago

Sales and Operations Manager

Nov 2019

Sales and Operations Manager

Hawthorn VIC, Australia

For professionals it provides an okay environment

The good things

Campus is a nice environment to work in, staff are friendly
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The challenges

Workspaces are poor, technology is way below average and getting anything changed is near on impossible
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3 out of 53.0
9 months ago

Research Technician

Nov 2019

Research Technician

Dutton Park QLD, Australia
3 to 4 years in the role,

I wish I could have been better.

The good things

The work can be interesting.
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The challenges

Problems with workplace supervisors and managers and a lack of opportunities to gain permanent employment with limited advancement possibilities without opening yourself up to redundancy.
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