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Pros
  • good work environment and a learning experience (in 6 reviews)

  • very good company with a prestigious reputation in the aviation industry (in 3 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (2)

    "Worst managed company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Kingfisher Airlines (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Get to learn great customer relation skills. Free/discounted tickets for Domestic and intl travel.

    Cons

    Heavy load of work. Irregular work hours due diversions. Faulty management practices.


  2. "Was OK till it sht shop"

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

    I worked at Kingfisher Airlines full-time

    Pros

    Style and compensation provided, was like a premier airline for India

    Cons

    Too much spending on freebies and advertising

    Advice to Management

    NA

  3. "not good"

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    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor

    I worked at Kingfisher Airlines as a contractor

    Pros

    great place to learn, company cares about its employees,Had a great experience.

    Cons

    Politics in India office. Some people are the holy cow. Top management misled by these guys.


  4. "Work wise i was never satisfied in Kingfisher Airlines"

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    Former Employee - Guest Services Assistant in Kolkata (India)
    Former Employee - Guest Services Assistant in Kolkata (India)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at Kingfisher Airlines full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Working in a glamourous field with face full of make up and lot of exposure to further oppertunities.

    Cons

    Pathetic salary and politics where ur work knowledge is not the preference for promotion. Any tom dick harry can be put as ur supervisor who knows zero percent of the work.

    Advice to Management

    Kolkata station is closed now so no advice. People who were part of the


  5. "Good company in hand of bad management."

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    Current Contractor - Aircraft Maintenance Technician in Kathmandu (Nepal)
    Current Contractor - Aircraft Maintenance Technician in Kathmandu (Nepal)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Kingfisher Airlines as a contractor (More than a year)

    Pros

    Best manpower to work with.

    Cons

    More than necessary department in company

    Advice to Management

    No comment


  6. "pathetic, absolute nonsense and a rigid company"

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    Former Employee - Guest Services Supervisor in New Delhi (India)
    Former Employee - Guest Services Supervisor in New Delhi (India)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Kingfisher Airlines full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    big size only but no foresight

    Cons

    poorly managed in fact mismanaged

    Advice to Management

    stick to your liquor business


  7. "it was great untill a few months back but is getting worse by the day"

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

    Pros

    open forum work enviornment seen

    Cons

    no salaries or delayed salaries

    Advice to Management

    please check your planning department, they need to buck up for the airline to do better. Mismanagement. the higher level management need to wake up soon before its too late

  8. "its good place to work but do not expect much out of the job"

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    Current Employee - Executive in Mumbai (India)
    Current Employee - Executive in Mumbai (India)
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Free tickets to travel. 05 Days week working with 02 offs. informative culture. Good knowledge sharing.

    Cons

    Salary Packages, Prmotion policies not clear, No bonus offered.

    Advice to Management

    Management should draft a good policy for compensation & promotion methods for old employees in order to proove their statement of "equal opportunities employer".


  9. "kingfisher airlines sucks blood"

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    Current Employee - Guest Service Agent in Bengaluru (India)
    Current Employee - Guest Service Agent in Bengaluru (India)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    u can travel for free with our new fleets.

    Cons

    lack of man power
    low salary for ground staff
    politics
    being a five star airline ,standards treatment to groun staff is pathetic.

    Advice to Management

    please give preference for internal cabin crew reqruitment for male candidates. there so many smart good staff working with less salary with company.


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