357 employees reported this benefit
Paid time off for vacation and holidays is avaiable to eligible employees.
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Starting with 2 weeks, after 5 years you gain 1 week. It's either 10-15 year service you get another week bringing the total to 4 weeks vacation.
2-4 weeks of vacation, 3-4 days of personal time, 1 volunteer day, and 7-8 additional holidays/year including Christmas Eve through New Years day.
2weeks paid vacation a year
Excellent life insurance, health insurance, vacation and holiday package.
Vacation days cannot be accrued.
some managers will encourage work from home
Great vacation package, volunteer opportunities and work from home
days to start and jump as years accrue
Average time off, capped at 20 days use it or lose it, less than optimal
once you are full-time and have been there a year you begin to bank time and money for vacation time, Y-time (personal hrs you can take off)