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Found 530 reviews

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38%
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48%
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Terry Vais
130 Ratings
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  • "Low pay, training was not thorough, company was not good with follow through training(in 40 reviews)

  • "Lengthy reserve period for flight attendants(in 28 reviews)

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  1. "Amazing"

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    Current Employee - Dispatcher in Atlanta, GA

    I have been working at ExpressJet Airlines full-time

    Pros

    amazing people to work with

    Cons

    nothing that needs to be improved

  2. "Slowly dying airline"

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    Former Employee - Flight Attendant in Houston, TX

    I worked at ExpressJet Airlines full-time for more than 6 years

    Pros

    I uses my flight benefits as much as possible so i was happy for the some freedom.

    Cons

    Reserve for many many years. Like more than 8. Although higher than most, money sucked bc u barely work.

    Advice to Management

    Make reserve shorter!!!!

  3. "Valued Bottom line over employees"

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    Former Employee - Crew Scheduler 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at ExpressJet Airlines full-time for more than 6 years

    Pros

    Travel benefits, opportunities to work extra shifts

    Cons

    Low pay, misguided management

  4. "Low pay"

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    Former Employee - Flight Attendant in Newark, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at ExpressJet Airlines full-time for more than 6 years

    Pros

    The training was great. There’s a lot of really nice people. Loved my supervisors and manager. Enjoyed being the only FA on the plane. Great insurance benefits.

    Cons

    Really gross hotels sometimes. Stocking in ORD could be a nightmare. Pay was insufficient to make a living for me.

    Advice to Management

    Better hotels. Better pay.

  5. "Air Training Supervisor"

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    Former Employee - Flight Attendant in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at ExpressJet Airlines full-time for more than 9 years

    Pros

    Pay scale is slightly higher than other regionals Because of small crews most overnights defer to pilots rest schedule (the union is working on this, trust them Independence on plane

    Cons

    Constant management changes Terrible overnights Long days, short pay Difficult for larger flight attendants on planes

    Advice to Management

    Figure it out

  6. "flight attendant"

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    Former Employee - Flight Attendant in Dallas, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at ExpressJet Airlines full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    great company for a new person trying to learn the ins and outs of a flight attendant

    Cons

    the company seems unorganized , and has a lot of confusion

    Advice to Management

    make the company more family oriented

  7. Helpful (1)

    "Flight Attendant"

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    Current Employee - Flight Attendant in Chicago, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at ExpressJet Airlines full-time for more than 20 years

    Pros

    Great employees and passenger relations

    Cons

    Recent sale and prior owner turmoil

  8. "Not The Place To Be!"

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    Current Employee - Flight Attendant in Atlanta, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at ExpressJet Airlines full-time for more than 20 years

    Pros

    Travel, time off, meeting people.

    Cons

    They care absolutely nothing about their employees. Ĺoyalty is not a consideration.

    Advice to Management

    This is a business, but we are humans.

  9. "Starting pay"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at ExpressJet Airlines

    Pros

    Good airline to grow in.

    Cons

    Base closures will happen at a regional

  10. "Pilot"

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    Current Employee - CRJ F/O in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at ExpressJet Airlines full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    I love flying with you guys

    Cons

    I like my job on crj

    Advice to Management

    Keep it up

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