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Reviews for University of Wisconsin

Review factors

Feel-Good Factor

Company Culture
2,75
Support from management
3
Teamwork
3,25
Freedom to work independently
3,75
Internal Communication
2,75
Office / Work Environment
3,67
Environmental Friendliness
3,5
Work-Life Balance
2,5
Challenging Work
3
Inclusive / Diverse
3,25

Career factor

Gender Equality
2,75
Attitude towards older colleagues
2,75
Career Development
2,5
Overall compensation for your work
1,75
Company Image
3,5
Job Security
2,75
Handicapped Accessibility
3,25
Workplace Safety
3,25
Benefits

The following benefits are offered

Flex. working hours in 1 of 4 reviews Parking in 1 of 4 reviews Easy access to public transportation in 2 of 4 reviews No stock or equity options 401(k) in 1 of 4 reviews Onsite daycare facility in 2 of 4 reviews Reimbursed daycare in 1 of 4 reviews Ability to work remotely in 1 of 4 reviews No desirable office location No tuition assistance No Paid Parental Leave No defined contribution company match/employer 401(k) match Flexible spending account in 2 of 4 reviews Paid time off in 1 of 4 reviews Healthcare (including vision and dental) in 2 of 4 reviews No relocation allowance Life insurance in 2 of 4 reviews

The following perks are offered

On site cafeteria in 1 of 4 reviews No meal or transportation allowance Health and wellness programs in 2 of 4 reviews Employee discounts in 1 of 4 reviews No vehicle allowance Employee events in 1 of 4 reviews No dogs allowed Fitness center on site in 1 of 4 reviews Free Snacks/Drinks in 1 of 4 reviews
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  • 28.Jan. 2018
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • You have to pay people better

What I like about the company

Work with great people and students

What I dislike about the company

Pay is still lagging and small raises if any

Company Culture
3
Support from management
4
Teamwork
5
Freedom to work independently
4
Internal Communication
3
Gender Equality
4
Attitude towards older colleagues
3
Career Development
3
Overall compensation for your work
2
Office / Work Environment
3
Environmental Friendliness
4
Work-Life Balance
4
Company Image
5
Job Security
4
Handicapped Accessibility
4
Workplace Safety
3
Challenging Work
3
Inclusive / Diverse
4

The following benefits were offered to me

Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    University of Wisconsin
  • City
    Milwaukee
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Free Snacks/Drinks is offered
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  • 23.Nov. 2017
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • Bring back our raises, create opportunities for growth and promotions

What I like about the company

So many people are dedicated to the students and their optimal experience on campus

What I dislike about the company

There’s barely any growth opportunities and the pay could be better.

Company Culture
4
Support from management
4
Teamwork
4
Freedom to work independently
4
Internal Communication
4
Gender Equality
3
Attitude towards older colleagues
3
Career Development
3
Overall compensation for your work
3
Office / Work Environment
5
Environmental Friendliness
4
Work-Life Balance
4
Company Image
4
Job Security
3
Handicapped Accessibility
3
Workplace Safety
4
Challenging Work
3
Inclusive / Diverse
4

The following benefits were offered to me

401(k) is offered Onsite daycare facility is offered Reimbursed daycare is offered Flexible spending account is offered Paid time off is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered Life insurance is offered
  • Company
    University of Wisconsin
  • City
    Milwaukee
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee

The following perks were offered to me

Health and wellness programs is offered Employee discounts is offered
  • 16.Dez. 2016
  • Employee

Suggestions for improvement

  • we'd need much more money from our state and a better governor. caree more about people and show it

What I like about the company

self motivated and without much micromanaging

Company Culture
3
Support from management
3
Teamwork
3
Freedom to work independently
5
Internal Communication
2
Gender Equality
3
Attitude towards older colleagues
4
Career Development
3
Overall compensation for your work
1
Office / Work Environment
3
Environmental Friendliness
5
Work-Life Balance
1
Company Image
4
Job Security
3
Handicapped Accessibility
5
Workplace Safety
5
Challenging Work
5
Inclusive / Diverse
4

The following benefits were offered to me

Flex. working hours is offered Easy access to public transportation is offered Onsite daycare facility is offered Ability to work remotely is offered Flexible spending account is offered Healthcare (including vision and dental) is offered
  • Company
    University of Wisconsin
  • City
    Milwaukee
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Not specified

The following perks were offered to me

Health and wellness programs is offered Employee events is offered Fitness center on site is offered
  • 08.Jan. 2016
  • Employee

Support from management

When I worked there in the mail room it was terrible,the training was bad,was very unorganized,manager was not good management material.Seemed like he didn't care what was going on in the department. Its not a good mailroom to work in plus it was always dirty never clean especially the breakroom with food allover the floor,etc.

Teamwork

Not good place to work.very unorganized

Suggestions for improvement

  • Better training,clean break room,respect for each in the department,find a manager who cares what is going on,etc.

What I like about the company

Nice campus

What I dislike about the company

Working in the mail room was terrible,training was bad,it was very unorganized,it was never clean,manager was.not management material, and he didn't care what was going on in the department,co workers were rude,break room was filthy,etc

Company Culture
1
Support from management
1
Teamwork
1
Freedom to work independently
2
Internal Communication
2
Gender Equality
1
Attitude towards older colleagues
1
Career Development
1
Overall compensation for your work
1
Environmental Friendliness
1
Work-Life Balance
1
Company Image
1
Job Security
1
Handicapped Accessibility
1
Workplace Safety
1
Challenging Work
1
Inclusive / Diverse
1

The following benefits were offered to me

Parking is offered Easy access to public transportation is offered
  • Company
    University of Wisconsin
  • City
    Milwaukee
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Former job since 2012
  • Position
    Others
  • Department
    Others

The following perks were offered to me

On site cafeteria is offered