Based on 1,385 responses, the job of Office Assistant has received a job satisfaction rating of 3.72 out of 5. On average, Office Assistants are highly satisfied with their job.
Q: What is it like working as an Office Assistant?
It's a very stressful job and if you're in school. Your best interest is to finish as soon as possible.
"Great workplace atmosphere, not best use of degree."
Pros: Great workplace atmosphere, great communication between coworkers and accessibility to technology to fulfill job, flexibility of schedule.
Cons: Not the best use of my degree, some cleaning duties, pay rate.
"Very busy sometimes stressful."
Pros: The people.
Cons: Being blamed for something I didn't do.
Pros: I like what I do just not who it's for.
Cons: Who I work for.
Pros: Lighter mental workload. More non-monetary benefits.
Cons: Heavier physical workload. Longer working hours. Lower salary. Not all benefits are applicable yet. Job is for a fresh college graduate.
"Works hard - Eager to Learn."
Pros: Patient interaction and helping older patients. Working with the computer and creating forms in Word & Excel.
Cons: Not being recognized for my computer skills. Inadequate training. Limited access to formal training.
"It can become challenging at times."
Pros: I love being depend on and getting the job done in a timely manner. I love challenges and being flexible.
Cons: My salary for the amount of work I do the pay is differently not enough. I barely take lunch and there is no over time.