McGill University Employee Reviews

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Clinical Instructor Ingram School of Nursing (Current Employee) –  Montréal, QC14 December 2016
Supports student learning by assessing the student’s learning style and providing the appropriate teaching strategy.  

A sense of inquiry and ability to critically reflect on nursing practice

Most enjoyable part of my job is being apart of a world renowned university that strives for excellency in their curriculums. Also working alongside exceptionally talented and inspirational individuals in leading fields of research and teaching.
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Enjoyable and fun workplace with great atmosphere
Camp Monitor (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC4 January 2017
The camp taught me a lot about initiative and stepping to of the comfort zone. The co-workers bonded very well and gave the feeling of having a "camp family". I was given the ability to build confidence and strength because of the need to communicate with the customer. I learned a good amount about myself and where I really belong.
Pros
Great atmosphere
Cons
No time for yourself
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very good team to work with
Diagnostic imaging Technologist(stage) (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC14 October 2016
a very clean and spacious hospital with talented technologists that your work will be fun and the service excellent. that is hospitals centers that covers Montreal general hospital , Montreal children hospital, Royal Victoria hospital . all the hospitals work together to serve better Montreal people
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Good work/Life balnce
Project Manager (Current Employee) –  Montréal, QC8 December 2016
.Great for work/life balance however growth opportunity is quasi non-existent.

Pay will not increase (aside from inflation adjustment) unless you actually move to another department altogether.

Promotion will only occur if your supervisor moves around or is promoted; which is very unlikely.
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Great work place
Event Coordinator (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC29 November 2016
Employed on a contract at McGill University as an Event Coordinator I worked towards the
2016 homecoming for alumni relations. I worked mainly on excel software creating event
pages, and alumni charts. During events I would hand out nametags to Alumni and answer
general questions.
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Great work condition and friendly personnel
Building Director - Manager (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC4 November 2016
The university is on the avant-garde on medical research, it was an exceptional experience working with researchers. Friendly administration personnel made the daily workload easier to accomplish.
Pros
Great working hours
Cons
Over powering Senior Direction.
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Was fun and full of new experiences
Support Analyst (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC15 August 2016
Had a great team, I learned plenty during my stage/internship. Working in the hospital was fun. You would start off your day by looking through the support tickets and call users if you cannot solve the problem by calling you show up and fix it. There was a lot of upgrading of computer systems and creating and restoring data backups. Network problems arise which is bad, but is solved within resonable times.
Pros
good team, great people working at the hospital, most of them are very understanding.
Cons
don't really have any cons to talk about.
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Good working environment. Management was very competent.
Health Unit Coordinator (Administrative Agent Cl (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC6 January 2017
Loved working for the MUHC. Not only did they treat all their employees fairly and well, but the employees that worked there were some of the most caring and fun people I've ever met. Would go back anytime.
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Political etiquette prevents progression of culture to adapt to new people and societal changes
Housekeeping & Laundry Services Manager (Current Employee) –  Montréal, QC6 November 2016
Top down management system that dictates what needs to get done without consulting staff on the floor for valuable input.
Pros
Diverse culture
Cons
Sticks to status quo
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Great Research Institute
Postdoc (Current Employee) –  Montréal, QC21 September 2016
The RI-MUHC is a great research institute. You will find there experts from several different health/biology-related fields. The work environment is great and the facilities are amazing.
Pros
Cutting edge facilities; Experts
Cons
As a postdoc you will not get the same benefits other employees get
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Great Learning Experience
Chemical Engineering Researcher (Current Employee) –  Montréal, QC30 December 2016
Working at McGill University as a researcher comprised of running experiments and analyzing the results most days. The work environment was enjoyable and the research work was interesting.
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a very good place to work . Team work is required and the care for the patients are required
diagnostic imaging technologist (stage) (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC25 August 2016
It is like every other radiology department. you call the patients in the room and do the examination and after that with great care you send them back home or to there rooms in the hospital.
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Effective Management and Flexible Hours
Cashier/Customer Service (Current Employee) –  Montréal, QC5 July 2016
I enjoy working at the McGill University bookstore because it is a well-managed environment, with flexible hours and a dedicated staff. All employees are helpful and considerate, and the management staff successfully delegates tasks to each worker during shifts. The job has given the ability to multitask when needed and work with customers.
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productive and fun
Post-doctoral, Mcgill University (Current Employee) –  Montréal, QC7 August 2016
Actually, the day is full of a lot to do. Although all are busy but once you need any advice you can find more than one around you. Team work is the most amazing thing which I like to. Co-works are providing always the new in the group meeting. I enjoyed to work here indeed.
Pros
fun events
Cons
busy
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Interesting, but just a number
Administrative Assistant (Current Employee) –  Montréal, QC3 October 2016
Clinics always keep you on your toes and is a very interesting job but management and government make the job difficult. People are nice, hours uncertainan and unsteady if you do not have a permanant position.
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Seismic research group
Seismic Interpretation Researcher (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC11 October 2016
The research group is a great place to start out as Geophysicist or Geologist. I loved the interactions with my fellow researches. Overall, it was a great place to learn, discover, and work.
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Good research opportunity
Undergraduate Research Assistant (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC14 January 2017
Worked as undergraduate researcher. Professors are resourceful, colleagues are insightful.

The library has a lot of collections, always a good place to go.
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Productive, Innovative, Research Orientated
Research Associate (Current Employee) –  Montréal, QC31 August 2016
As a Research Associate and a PhD candidate at McGill University I have had many rewarding experiences that enhanced my expertise in the field of water treatment and water resource management.
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Good experience
Research Intern (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC15 December 2016
If you want to get a feel of how research is, SURE (Summer Undergraduate Research Program) is a great way to get started. You get to work directly with professors and learn a lot.
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Excellent environment to work and learn
Summer Research Intern (Former Employee) –  Montréal, QC15 November 2016
Good experience. Kind staff. Excellent learning experience. Would recommend to anyone looking to work and learn in equal measure.
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4.3
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