Typical days are generally scheduled around that 8am-5pm time range, and depending on the position those hours could be filled quite tightly with tasks, or things could be slow. This all depends on the job that you possess as well as the motivation you (as the employee) have to find things to fill time as well.
I learned a lot about university protocols, procedures. and basic administrative skills.
Management can be something that also differs depending on your job title and department. I have had some bosses that are very involved in their employees steps every part of the way and then I have had other bosses that are more delegation based.
The workplace culture within the university is very good. Many of the people I worked with were really great people; generally quite a positive place to work.
The most challenging part of the work would have been the duration of contracts.
The most enjoyable thing is the workplace culture.
Great Hours (Long, and Regular)
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