Mount Royal University

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Over worked
Payroll Administrator (Former Employee) –  Calgary, ABMay 3, 2016
Under staffed and over worked department with poor training practices. Bad politics and with over worked employees with a policy of time off for overtime with little chance of taking that time.
Pros
Salary
Cons
Long hours
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Used to be a top employer with many benefits.
ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT (Former Employee) –  Calgary, ABAugust 24, 2015
I enjoyed the co-workers, students, faculty. The hardest part of my job was not having enough work to do. The most enjoyable part of my day was being able to contribute to the institution's success.
Pros
Beautiful campus
Cons
Current politics with leadership
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Fun place to work where the employees make a difference in Student life
Lead Medical Office Assistant (Current Employee) –  Calgary, AlbertaAugust 19, 2015
Health services is a great place to work it provides care for many students and staff across the University.
The work environment is very fast paced and busy with the growing numbers on campus. The work team is small but gets along very well working together to produce a collaborative approach to the care they give.
Pros
Great Health benefits, 11 month terms, Christmas off
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Great workplace, great team. Challenging but rewarding work.
Instructor (Current Employee) –  Calgary, ABJuly 20, 2015
Awesome Organization to work for. The teaching faculty and coordinator both really enhance the experience. Challenging but very rewarding work.
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Excellent Work Environment
Teachers Assistant (Current Employee) –  Calgary ABApril 16, 2015
Teachers assisting is fun and rewarding. You get to learn new skills as well as perfect old. The work environment is friendly and professional. I highly recommend the experience!
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Excellent music faculty
Teacher (Former Employee) –  Calgary, ABApril 14, 2015
Great environment to work in. Well organized and leader of the music community in Calgary. The pianos and facilities were great and the events open to the students offered higher learning and opportunities for advancement.
Pros
High quality teaching
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Strong interpersonal skills, organized, ablle to multitask, problem solver, and self motivator
Research Assistant (RA) (Former Employee) –  Calgary ABJanuary 15, 2015
• Typically organize groups of students and get them to sign consent forms for research

• Conduct interview with students

• Analyze journal

• Hardest part of the job was to schedule interview times with professor and the students

• Most enjoyable part of the job was to interact with professor and students and listen to their perspective
Pros
flexible schedules
Cons
no fixed hours per week
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Felt like Home
Security Officer (Former Employee) –  Calgary, ABNovember 26, 2014
In the security department the people I worked with were amazing. They were more like family then coworkers. We worked hard but also shared a lot of laughs.The University feels like a small town of its own and I loved this job.
Pros
staff working there
Cons
the management has had issues and now changes for the better
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Great community and cohesive workplace
Resident Advisor (Former Employee) –  Calgary AlbertaJuly 21, 2014
Working with MRU was a valuable experience, as Resident advisors our role was to manage and build a cohesive community of students living in residence. The team of Resident advisors was outstanding a role in which I gained many valuable life long friends
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Informative
Mortgage agent Certification (Former Employee) –  Calgary, ABMay 30, 2014
This was a college course for a martgage agent license. It was a three month day course with Alberta certification.
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Balance Study & Work Life
Student Peer Tutor (Current Employee) –  Calgary, ABMarch 15, 2014
Excellent Company to work with ! Great Professional Team to work with.
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Busy and pleasant place to work
LICENSED PRACTICAL NURSE IN WELLNESS CLINIC (Current Employee) –  Calgary, AbDecember 18, 2013
Assisting doctors and MOA's as well as any other member of the team to meet the needs of the patients in the most efficient way.
Pros
work environment is pleasant
Cons
paid parking
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easy going job
Peer Statistics Tutor (Current Employee) –  Calgary, ABNovember 16, 2013
helping students with their stats problems and boosting up their confidence is the best part of this job.
Pros
good experience
Cons
gets frustrating sometimes
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Used to be better.
Customer Service (Former Employee) –  Calgary, ABJune 11, 2013
Post Secondary is a mess which has a unavoidable trickle down effect. There is a lot of dead weight hanging on - holding spaces in jobs that should be occupied by more qualified people. Lot's of toxic dinosaurs who don't have the interest of MRU or the students in mind. If you can get past all that, it pays well, and there are a ton of perks. A doctor, massage therapists, physical therapists, a free gym membership - at least until they take that away from us :)
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productive teaching and learning in the world of design
Calgary, Interior Design Student (Current Employee) –  Calgary, ABApril 23, 2013
learning different aspect of interior design in a fun atmosphere with a great management. It's a challenging program and field while you are enjoying of these challenge....
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