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4.1
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93%
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Aaron C. Hilkemann
48 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great atmosphere, everyone is very nice, get to work around cool aircraft(in 8 reviews)

  • "Great place to work very friendly people(in 7 reviews)

Cons
  • "Pay is below the industry standard(in 5 reviews)

  • "And there is lesser value placed on the efforts of other departments that don't work directly on aircraft because of course(in 4 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    "Best employer I've worked for to date"

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    Current Employee - Avionics Technician in Sacramento, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Duncan Aviation full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    A business that cares about its employees. Great job security

    Cons

    You have to work in some ksid facility or small satellite sites only

    Advice to Management

    Keep it up. Don't forgot the people who make the company.

    Duncan Aviation2018-11-15

    Duncan Aviation Response

    November 28, 2018Human Resources Manager

    Thank you for the review! We are glad that you are here! Duncan Aviation truly is a family focused company; even as we are growing and expanding, our family values remain at our core. The Duncan family treats every employee as a pivotal member of the family; and that mindset can be ...

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  2. "Great Place to work"

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    Current Employee - Avionics Technician 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Duncan Aviation full-time

    Pros

    Lots of room for growth and upward mobility

    Cons

    Can sometimes take longer than youd like to move up

    Duncan Aviation2019-03-12

    Duncan Aviation Response

    March 14, 2019Human Resources Manager

    Thank you for the positive review! We love seeing our team members grow within the company and work hard to provide effective training programs to assist with development. Promotion pathways can take on many different forms. Some can take longer than others, but they are totally worth ...

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  3. "Pays a bit low"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Provo, UT
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Duncan Aviation full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Seems like a great company. Great people to work with. Fun working environment. Lots of cool aircrafts to work on. Lots of experience to gain.

    Cons

    The pay is alot less than I was expecting. Took a pay cut to come work at Duncan. Hopefully it will get better.

    Advice to Management

    The company is great hopefully they start investing more into there employees. Stressing out about financial issues is a real thing.

    Duncan Aviation2019-04-16

    Duncan Aviation Response

    April 25, 2019Human Resources Manager

    Thank you for taking the time to leave a review! Our Provo facility definitely has a great atmosphere and some pretty awesome team members! As an organization, we continually review our total compensation packages to ensure we remain an employer of choice for top talent and make adjustments ...

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  4. "Great Company"

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      Former Employee - Administrative Coordinator in Battle Creek, MI

      I worked at Duncan Aviation full-time for more than 6 years

      Pros

      Excellent work environment and nice culture.

      Cons

      High deductible insurance is all they offer now.

      Advice to Management

      Offer more choices for health insurance

      Duncan Aviation2019-03-06

      Duncan Aviation Response

      March 11, 2019Human Resources Manager

      Thank you for the review and your length of service with Duncan Aviation! We are extremely proud of the culture the organization has created (and sustained) over the last 60+ years! Since we remain a family owned business, we are also self-insured and are super aware of the costs ...

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    • "Great Perks"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Doesn't Recommend
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Duncan Aviation full-time

      Pros

      Many great perks of working there, enjoyed working with most people.

      Cons

      Salary was a little low for industry.

      Duncan Aviation2018-12-12

      Duncan Aviation Response

      December 14, 2018Human Resources Manager

      Thank you for taking the time to share a review! As an organization, we are dedicated to continually reviewing and updating our total compensation offerings to ensure we remain competitive and an employer of choice. These reviews certainly include salary comparisons, but also extend ...

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    • "Airframe intern"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I have been working at Duncan Aviation full-time

      Pros

      Good pay for intern position

      Cons

      None for the intern position

      Advice to Management

      Keep up the great work

      Duncan Aviation2018-10-22

      Duncan Aviation Response

      October 23, 2018Human Resources Manager

      Hey, thanks for the review! We understand the impact of a good internship experience and are continuously reviewing our program. I am glad your time with us as an intern was positive! Hope to see you back soon!

    • "Airframe Intern"

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      Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      No opinion of CEO

      I worked at Duncan Aviation part-time

      Pros

      The people at the company are awesome.

      Cons

      You don’t get to work with other interns.

      Duncan Aviation2018-10-30

      Duncan Aviation Response

      October 31, 2018Human Resources Manager

      Thanks so much for the review! I think the people are are pretty awesome too! I'm glad you enjoyed your time with us as an intern and I appreciate the feedback. We are constantly reviewing and updating our intern program and your feedback will definitely be considered as we prepare ...

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    • "Human Resources Assistant"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Duncan Aviation full-time

      Pros

      The culture of the company is amazing! Everyone is friendly and willing to help you. Great people at all levels of the company!

      Cons

      There are no cons. Duncan Aviation is an AMAZING company!

      Duncan Aviation2018-09-27

      Duncan Aviation Response

      October 12, 2018Human Resources Manager

      Thanks for the awesome review!! We work hard to maintain a culture that values team work and integrity. I love working for Duncan Aviation and I am so happy to hear your experience has been positive! Here's to many more years!

    • Helpful (1)

      "Great Family owned/oriented Company"

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      Current Employee - Purchasing Expediter in Lincoln, NE
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Duncan Aviation full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Full benefits from day 1, 3 day orientation so you are fully informed and invested in the company before you take a step onto the floor/office

      Cons

      Salaried employees in the office can be expected to put in a lot of hours

      Duncan Aviation2018-06-11

      Duncan Aviation Response

      June 18, 2018Human Resources Manager

      Thank you for taking the time to leave a review! Our onboarding program is strategically designed to be welcoming and informative to all of our new team members. I'm happy to hear you had a positive experience and that our orientation is getting the results we are looking for! ...

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    • "Aircraft mechanic"

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      Current Employee - Aircraft Mechanic in Lincoln, NE
      Recommends
      Positive Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Duncan Aviation full-time for more than 6 years

      Pros

      Great place to work very friendly people

      Cons

      Pay is not the best in the industry but is fair.

      Advice to Management

      None

      Duncan Aviation2018-04-24

      Duncan Aviation Response

      April 27, 2018Human Resources Manager

      Thank you for the review! "Nebraska Nice" is definitely a feeling you get when you step inside the doors of Duncan Aviation. Our team members are some of the best in the industry and go the extra mile to make sure our workplace is welcoming to customers, visitors, and co-workers. ...

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