The University of Western Australia

The University of Western Australia

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5 out of 55.0
9 months ago

Administration Officer

Feb 2021

Administration Officer

Western Australia, Australia
9 to 10 years in the role,

Most enjoyable place I have worked.

The good things

Such a diverse and interesting array of people to meet on a daily basis. It was great interacting with professional staff, researchers and students. I loved the positive atmosphere of the university. There is always opportunity for career development, and they were a great support when it came to work life balance. Only left due to practical reasons.
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The challenges

Differing priorities of researchers and budget constraints can be challenging, but nothing different to any other work place.
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4 out of 54.0
last year

Administration Role

Oct 2020

Administration Role

Western Australia, Australia
1 to 2 years in the role,

More pros than cons

The good things

Good group of people, pay is above average, and the leave allocation was pretty good.
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The challenges

Typical bureaucracy, left hand doesn't know what the right hand is doing
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4 out of 54.0
last year

Research Assistant

Jul 2020

Research Assistant

Western Australia, Australia
3 to 4 years in the role, current employee

Overall a pretty good place to work

The good things

Location of work and the facilities
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The challenges

Can be quite bureaucratic with lots of paperwork and stopping points
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5 out of 55.0
2 years ago

Internship Student

May 2020

Internship Student

Western Australia, Australia
Less than 1 year in the role, former employee

highly satisfied

The good things

the teamwork of the university is too good
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The challenges

working with a huge number of samples
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4 out of 54.0
2 years ago

Data Analyst

Mar 2020

Data Analyst

Perth WA, Australia

Great learning experience

The good things

Flexible working hours
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The challenges

Technology not up to date
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5 out of 55.0
2 years ago

Science

Mar 2020

Science

Crawley WA, Australia
5 to 6 years in the role, current employee

Great management

The good things

Management are appreciative of good work
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The challenges

No permanent contracts
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1 out of 51.0
2 years ago

Research Associate

Mar 2020

Research Associate

Perth WA, Australia

It was the worst workplace I have ever worked for.

The good things

Nothing really nothing
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The challenges

Supervisors are not responsive and are not caring at all
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1 out of 51.0
2 years ago

PhD Student

Mar 2020

PhD Student

Crawley WA, Australia
3 to 4 years in the role, former employee

Terrible

The good things

Can't think of anything
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The challenges

Students are not up to speed with basics of engineering
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1 out of 51.0
2 years ago

Research Assistant

Mar 2020

Research Assistant

Perth WA, Australia

Luck of engagement.

The good things

The experience to get to know new people.
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The challenges

Human resourses is a joke.
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2 out of 52.0
2 years ago

research

Mar 2020

research

Perth WA, Australia
1 to 2 years in the role,

it was good short term career wise

The good things

somewhat good workplace environment
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The challenges

HR cant do payroll. very limited growth potential and opportunities.
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