Athabasca University Employee Reviews in Canada

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Love working here
Research Assistant (Current Employee) –  Faculty of Graduate StudiesFebruary 17, 2016
Working for AU has been the most enlightening and amazing experience. I love working for AU. Benefits, competitive wages and salary.. room for advancement and opportunities.
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Great place to work
Senior Web Systems Administrator (Former Employee) –  Athabasca, ABFebruary 7, 2016
Athabasca University is a great place to work, however as of recent continuous change of management resulted in lack of direction, and leadership. Due to recent cuts atmosphere is pretty grim (unlike several years back when it was awesome).
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Nice and easy going place to work
Intermediate Web Systems Administrator (Current Employee) –  Athabasca, ABMarch 11, 2015
Friendly staff and colleagues
Good work life balance
Great benefits
Lots to learn and work on
Good Job security
Reasonably good management
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Amazing school, great support
Full-time Student (Former Employee) –  AlbertaSeptember 18, 2015
I would highly recommend this institution to anyone who is looking for an alternative to traditional, face-to-face learning.
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I was the first line of contact between students and the University. We assisted students, tutors, professors, and tried to
Information Centre Attendant (Former Employee) –  Athabasca, ABSeptember 3, 2014
I was an information center attendant. First point of contact between students, tutors, professors, and any department of the University. We tried to assist and accomplish any problems or questions at our level.
Very fast paced environment, always changing.
The most enjoyable part of the job was being thanked by the students for assisting them in a prompt, professional, friendly manner and hopefully finding a suitable solution.
Pros
wonderful experience
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Productve, Learn new things
Web Application Developer (Current Employee) –  EdmontonJanuary 28, 2014
1. Learn new technology
2. Excellent staff
3. Excellent salary
4. Flexible hours
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Excellent Place to work.
Purchasing Assistant (Former Employee) –  AthabascaNovember 21, 2011
Athabasca is a great place to work. Excellent oppertunities for anyone wishing for advancement. Leadership for the most part is a very good experience.
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Excellent employer
Administrative Professional Officer (Former Employee) –  Athabasca, ABAugust 13, 2013
Excellent employer.

Worked for over ten years at AU.

8 years in Athabasca, Alberta and 2 years in the Edmonton office of Athabasca University.
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awesome workplace
official - Apr 11, 2014 (Former Employee) –  Athabasca, ABSeptember 18, 2013
Awesome

Everything an employee would want.
wonderful or perhaps best location.. and especially from my rural home.
Pros
too many to list
Cons
not many
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very productive
Systems Analyst (Current Employee) –  Edmonton, ABMay 30, 2013
Systems Analyst/Team lead/ Business Analyst/ ITM Control Framework and IT Audit/ ICT policies/procedures/standards/guidelines
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4.6
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