Alaska Communications
3.1 of 5 21 reviews
www.alaskacommunications.com Anchorage, AK 500 to 999 Employees

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Making a successful career easy

Network Technician (Current Employee)
Anchorage, AK

ProsGreat benefits, unionized, and good opportunity for growth.

ConsTop heavy, not enough communication, need to invest more in their employees. Every year they say they are going to spend more time and money (training) on the employees and they never do.

Advice to Senior ManagementDo what you say you're going to do!!!!

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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    Company lacks future vision

    Systems Engineer (Current Employee)
    Anchorage, AK

    I have been working at Alaska Communications full-time for less than a year


    Pros: - Salary is fair. They seem to be a bit behind some of the other communications companies, especially for being in Alaska where the… Cons: - Union Shop for almost every job. Some jobs just aren't designed for Union's. - Lack of future vision - The Higher ups seem to… Advice to Senior Management: Spend money where it counts - Expansion and getting better service to DSL Customers, should be a top priority. We are already slower than… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Alaska Communications is potentially the worst run/least ethical companies I've ever been a part of in 15+years.

    Manager (Current Employee)
    Anchorage, AK

    I have been working at Alaska Communications


    Pros: If you're part of the 70+% in the union, it pays relatively well and work/life balance is positive. Great union benefits. Good "starter"… Cons: Lack of honesty, integrity, and accountability for not speaking the truth are management mantras. Cutthroat management beginning with President and senior leaders at the… Advice to Senior Management: Ask yourself the question: "if employees are our most valuable asset, then why do we treat them so poorly?" Watch "The Wizard of Oz"… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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