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QUT Reviews

Updated 6 Aug 2019

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QUT CEO Peter Coaldrake
Peter Coaldrake
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  • "Full-time casual means no sick leave or holiday pay(in 4 reviews)

  • "government deregulation impacting sense of job security(in 4 reviews)

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  1. "Good workplace, good team"

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    Former Employee - Technical Support Officer in Brisbane
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at QUT part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good place to work for a first time part time job especially if a student with great benefits and good reimbursement.

    Cons

    University changes take time and can come with uncertainty at times.

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    QUT2019-08-06
  2. "Great work environment"

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    Current Employee - Campus Life Leader in Brisbane
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at QUT part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Healthy work environment. Plenty of opportunities. Diversity in work. Great salaries.

    Cons

    Niche work. Working for universities is very different to working in government or commercial industry.

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    QUT2019-07-23
  3. "Good Education, Bad Professionalism"

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    Former Employee - PhD Graduate Student in Brisbane
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at QUT full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great location, Great scholarship opportunities

    Cons

    I never worked for a place before where I was sexually harassed and bullied until I worked at QUT.

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    QUT2019-07-28
  4. "Avoid if you want to be challenged"

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    Former Employee - Administration Staff In Faculty 

    I worked at QUT full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Good pay and good hours, work life balance

    Cons

    No challenges and a lot of people hide in the organisation justifying positions that shouldn't exist

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    QUT2019-07-25
  5. "Nice place to work"

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    Current Employee - Research Student 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at QUT full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Advanced infrastructure Great culture Freedom Scientifically sound people

    Cons

    Small uni and no play grounds

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    QUT2019-07-09
  6. "great for student to get experience"

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    Current Employee - Seasonal Academic in Brisbane
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    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at QUT part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    supportive teaching team and very good work environment

    Cons

    could be more organised with processes

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    QUT2019-07-10
  7. "Good place to work and live"

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    Former Employee - Research Associate 

    I worked at QUT part-time

    Pros

    Nice people around, good life and work balance

    Cons

    sometimes too relaxed, the admin at Uni is not very efficient

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    QUT2019-07-15
  8. "Highly centralized bureaucracy, but some strong people"

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    Former Employee - Senior Lecturer in Brisbane
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at QUT full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Nice campus, lots of oppurtunity to collaborate

    Cons

    Highly centralized bureaucracy (leading to major lose of productivity)

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    QUT2019-06-26
  9. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at QUT part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Student guild close knit team

    Cons

    Sometimes not much work for quiet months.

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    QUT2019-06-17
  10. "Uni job"

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    Former Employee - Process Engineer in Brisbane
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    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at QUT full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good location Nice campus work-life balance

    Cons

    Might not good for someone who has big ambitions

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    QUT2019-06-07
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