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ExpressJet Airlines Reviews

Updated May 18, 2018
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  • Low pay, training was not thorough, company was not good with follow through training (in 35 reviews)

  • Seemingly no accountability of flight attendants for airplane conditions after working a flight (messy planes, disorganized) (in 24 reviews)

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  1. "Great Airline"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Check Pilot in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Check Pilot in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ExpressJet Airlines full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    The best training in the industry

    Cons

    The planes are getting old and the company is getting shafted by the competition

    Advice to Management

    Need newer bigger planes


  2. "Out with the Good"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at ExpressJet Airlines full-time

    Pros

    Good work environment, good chain of command and competent mechanics.

    Cons

    Merged a good company into a less than good and smaller company and marched them right into the dirt.

    Advice to Management

    Get rid of ASA and Skywest.

  3. "Flight Attendant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at ExpressJet Airlines full-time

    Pros

    Travel benefits, a lot of days off

    Cons

    Low pay, 24 hour on call periods, no say over schedule


  4. "Employee"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at ExpressJet Airlines full-time

    Pros

    Schedule flexible with personable coworkers

    Cons

    A lot of uncertainty for the future


  5. "Don't do it"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at ExpressJet Airlines full-time

    Pros

    Flight benefits. Possibly make new friends.

    Cons

    Low pay. MIcro management. Company is slowly going down hill. Unless you want flight benefits or need a job for about a year apply but some of my coworkers don't see this company lasting the next 5 years.

    Advice to Management

    Be nicer. Compliment good work.


  6. "Job"

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    Former Employee - Flight Attendant in Atlanta, GA
    Former Employee - Flight Attendant in Atlanta, GA
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at ExpressJet Airlines full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    you get to travel

    Cons

    there are one too many to describe.
    Just don't do it


  7. "Flight Attendant"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Flight Attendant in Atlanta, GA
    Current Employee - Flight Attendant in Atlanta, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at ExpressJet Airlines full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    It feels like a family workplace.

    Cons

    poor pay, lack of respect, lack of communication, failure to follow contract, lack of planning and lack of follow up.

    Advice to Management

    Show employees respect. Acknowledge problems within the company
    . Be honest with employees about future of company. Abide by different work groups contracts.

  8. "Easy Interview"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Flight Attendant in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Flight Attendant in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at ExpressJet Airlines full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Easy interview and training, working with some really great people

    Cons

    Low pay, training was not thorough, company was not good with follow through training

    Advice to Management

    Beef up the moral and continued on the job training... a lot falls through the cracks


  9. "A&P"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - A&P in Newark, NJ
    Former Employee - A&P in Newark, NJ
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at ExpressJet Airlines full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Flight Benefits, 3 days off

    Cons

    No room for growth, Low Pay

    Advice to Management

    Care about your Mechanics to where they are the most important assets to the company without them there would not be expressjet


  10. "Flight Attendant"

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at ExpressJet Airlines full-time

    Pros

    Flying Benefits are the same as United. So you basically can fly for free on anyone.

    Cons

    Everything Else about the company sucks unfortunately.

    Advice to Management

    Get new management


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