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"Long hours, boring work, great people"

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Former Employee - Disaster Specialist in San Diego, CA
Former Employee - Disaster Specialist in San Diego, CA
Doesn't Recommend
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

I worked at American Red Cross full-time (Less than a year)

Pros

The nature of the work is rewarding

Cons

The concept of "days off" does not apply here. Pay is low compared to working in the corporate world.

Advice to Management

If you want to retain talent increase the pay. We know how much the Directors get paid and there is too much disparity in salary.

American Red Cross Response

Feb 7, 2014 – Talent Acquisition Program Associate

Thank you for your review. We are always thrilled to hear that our employees find their work to be rewarding. As with most non-profits, we strive to be good stewards of our donors’ funds while also... More

Other Employee Reviews for American Red Cross

  1. "love what I do"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Oakland, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in Oakland, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at American Red Cross full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    the mission, the people, the donors

    Cons

    ever changing policies, restructuring, training timelines


  2. "I had an enlightened work experience during my tenure there. i gained unparallelled experience in my position."

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Van Driver/Escort in East Orange, NJ
    Former Employee - Van Driver/Escort in East Orange, NJ
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at American Red Cross (Less than a year)

    Pros

    The staff made you feel very comfortable and welcomed their new workers in. The co-workers were always helpful whenever I needed assistance when I first started.

    Cons

    The work hours were long, as were the days but the pay was very good.

    Advice to Management

    I have no suggestions nor advice.

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