Summer Research Assistant (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 26 June 2017
This was a work-study position. It's great for students who want meaningful work on campus but does not provide nearly enough hours. You can work maximum 12 hours per week but there's a cap on how many hours you can work in total (under 100). Pay is minimum wage + 4% in lieu of vacation.
PhD Candidate, Researcher (Current Employee) – Toronto, ON – 26 June 2017
I have worked at the University of Toronto for almost 10 years, granted opportunities to work as a Teaching Assistant, Research Assistant and Sessional Lecturer. I have always had a pleasant experience with this employer
Lead Engineer (Former Employee) – Toronto – 14 June 2017
I have found out a lot of companies claim great work/life balance, UofT delivers. That said, there are a lot of other issues. A lot of people are stale and incompetent. Getting changes approved and implemented could take months due to poor management or lack of drive.
Marketing and Communications Intern (Former Employee) – Scarborough, ON – 8 June 2017
My time as an intern at UTSC's Department of Communications and Public Affairs was both enjoyable and informative. The team that I worked with were so kind and supportive. I was able to work on different types of assignments - from writing articles to conceptualizing and editing videos for the University's social media pages. It was a creative environment where pitches and suggestions were always welcome.
Orientation Coordinator (Current Employee) – Toronto, ON – 6 June 2017
Good working environment - great people Learned to lead a team and enhanced time management, organizational and interpersonal skills Hard to get through bureaucratic system within the larger university, sometimes takes long to get things done
Content Coordinator (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 30 May 2017
Although supervisor was originally seeking to fill a particular job requirement, job culture was keen on maximizing individual assets. Multiple opportunities to explore new and further develop skill sets.
Administrative Assistant (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 16 May 2017
I enjoyed working here. It was an environment where I learned a lot of new skills. The staff were very helpful and friendly. I was permitted a flexible work schedule and was impressed by how supportive the staff were.
Teaching Assistant (Current Employee) – Scarborough, ON – 12 May 2017
Main tasks include tutorial teaching, invigilating exams, marking exams and holding office hours. It is a good exposure to communication skills and analytical skills, as you will need to coach students in a classrooms, answer their questions, and standing in front of many students.
Visiting Medical Student (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 4 May 2017
provides clinical training in emergency medicine at the University of Toronto, Mount Sinai Hospital, Sick Kids Hospital and McMaster University. It also provides cultural and interfaith activities in Toronto, Canada.
Library Student Assistant (Former Employee) – 3359 Mississauga Rd, Mississauga, ON L5L 1C6 – 4 May 2017
The typical shift had three parts where you get to switch between Information and Halp desk, Technology centre and Shelving/Maintenance. Best part of the job for me was, I got to talk dozens of students every single shift and made huge network of friends during my 8 months employment
Invigilator (Current Employee) – Toronto, ON – 3 May 2017
Its fun working in my current job, I monitor the exam hall and look out for students who who commits Academic Integrity. The colleges are always helpful and they equally distribute the workload to reduce stress.