ExpressJet Airlines

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ExpressJet Airlines Reviews

Updated September 28, 2014
Updated September 28, 2014
111 Reviews
2.9
111 Reviews
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ExpressJet Airlines President & COO Brad Holt
Brad Holt
48 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • decent flight benefits, not the best by far but not the worst either (in 19 reviews)

  • Travel Benefits, Unlimited Overtime; Paid Training if you are a Crew Scheduler (in 11 reviews)


Cons
  • Not a 'typical' flight attendant position, when you think of what a (in 5 reviews)

  • The pay is low compared to other airlines (in 3 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    ExpressJet Airlines

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at ExpressJet Airlines

    Pros

    I love working here at Express Jet

    Cons

    I cant think of any Cons to say about ExpressJet Airlines

  2.  

    Potential...

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at ExpressJet Airlines

    Pros

    Great management with great ideas.

    Cons

    Only about 10% of the Technician at my Base actually do good work. The other 90% try to get away with doing little or no work.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Don't give up.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Fast Paced

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at ExpressJet Airlines

    Pros

    Rapid pace development process, many different projects

    Cons

    Rapid pace leads to good enough development

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    Company Culture

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at ExpressJet Airlines

    Pros

    It's relatively easy to get promoted.

    Cons

    The culture is "this is the way we've always done it, so this is the way we'll continue to do it"

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be more open to employee feedback.

  6.  

    Not a bad place

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    Current Employee - Flight Attendant  in  Newark, NJ
    Current Employee - Flight Attendant in Newark, NJ

    I have been working at ExpressJet Airlines full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The crew you get can determine the amount of fun you will have

    Cons

    People feel they are above everyone else

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Pay is not enough to live off of

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  7.  

    bad management

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    Current Employee - Lead Mechanic  in  Columbia, SC
    Current Employee - Lead Mechanic in Columbia, SC

    I have been working at ExpressJet Airlines full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    pay ok, good co-workers, good place to get experience then get out

    Cons

    management sucks, union, training dept. is horrible

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    listen to emplyees

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  8.  

    Was lied to in the the interview process about pay during training and reserve.

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    Current Employee - Airline Pilot  in  Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Airline Pilot in Atlanta, GA

    I have been working at ExpressJet Airlines full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    No contract training and free ATP & Type Rating.

    Cons

    No flight time and dishonesty in recruiting.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Better training and consistency in keeping the same instructor during sim training.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  9.  

    Great way to get introduced to being a flight attendant

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Flight Attendant  in  Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Flight Attendant in Atlanta, GA

    I have been working at ExpressJet Airlines full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great way to see how it feels to be a flight attendant.

    Cons

    Not a set schedule, always on reserve and the pay is not that great.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Pay more and give everyone a line.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Very good company to work for.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - A&P Mechanic  in  Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - A&P Mechanic in Atlanta, GA

    I have been working at ExpressJet Airlines full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Excellent opportunity to grow and learn skills

    Cons

    Some issues with management, but it same everywhere.

    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Can be great, mostly isn't

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Atlanta, GA

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

    Pros

    Fun environment
    Some good leaders
    Great programs in place to help and highlight employees

    Cons

    Petty employees
    Poorly managed
    Doesn't seem to be making the changes it needs to be successful

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Get your act together...

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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