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Superior Ambulance Reviews

Updated January 19, 2019
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Pros
  • "Plenty of overtime, autonomy, adequate equipment, some down time" (in 4 reviews)

  • "Nice company, very professional, decent pay, will raise the pay to 15 by 2019" (in 5 reviews)

Cons
  • "Upper management is embarrassingly BAD" (in 12 reviews)

  • "Low pay, nitpicky management, bad hours" (in 3 reviews)

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  1. "Dispatcher"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Superior Ambulance full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great management , great staff

    Cons

    No room to advance


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Standard private ambulance gig."

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    Former Employee - Paramedic in North Chicago, IL
    Former Employee - Paramedic in North Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Superior Ambulance full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Plenty of overtime, autonomy, adequate equipment, some down time.

    Cons

    Less than ideal pay, mainly BLS transports, rare (if any) 911 experience.

    Advice to Management

    Invest more resources back into the company. Invest in dedicated employees and you'll retain more of the good ones.

  3. "It's not the worst"

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    Current Employee - EMT-B in Warren, MI
    Current Employee - EMT-B in Warren, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Superior Ambulance part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    -Flexible
    -Nice managers
    -Easy scheduling
    -Lots of shifts but getting hard to get slowly

    Cons

    -Becoming hard to get shifts u want
    -Too many people are joining


  4. Helpful (2)

    "Trash"

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    Current Employee - EMT-B in Chicago, IL
    Current Employee - EMT-B in Chicago, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Superior Ambulance full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Easy to get over time.

    Cons

    pay is trash. management is trash and treat people like their less than them, not a very flexible company.

    Advice to Management

    You're clueless like the rest of us.


  5. Helpful (1)

    "Good Experience"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Superior Ambulance part-time

    Pros

    Provided opportunities to develop skills.

    Cons

    Depending on what area, getting sent on a call 10 minutes before your off time can spoil a shift.


  6. Helpful (2)

    "Worst Ambulance Service"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Elmhurst, IL
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Elmhurst, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Superior Ambulance full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Some employees are decent and helpful

    Cons

    Management, management, management. I experienced and non-consistent

    Advice to Management

    Replace yourselves


  7. Helpful (1)

    "transporter"

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

    I worked at Superior Ambulance full-time

    Pros

    They allow family members to become managers instead of qualified persons

    Cons

    over worked not enough pay!!!

    Advice to Management

    Change managements all around

  8. Helpful (5)

    "Horrible place to work"

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

    I have been working at Superior Ambulance full-time

    Pros

    Flex time and great location

    Cons

    Everything else! Nothing is good for the employees here!

    Advice to Management

    Replace all management! They are terrible! They do not care about the employees at all!


  9. Helpful (5)

    "Bad hours"

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

    I have been working at Superior Ambulance full-time

    Pros

    Easy job if you're an experienced EMT.

    Cons

    Low pay, nitpicky management, bad hours. They have a high turnover rate, so they are constantly cycling through employees.

    Advice to Management

    Provide a much more flexible schedule and better shift times.


  10. Helpful (5)

    "Messy at its best"

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

    I worked at Superior Ambulance full-time

    Pros

    Helping the patients get to and from on time to the appointments.

    Cons

    When dispatch is all over the place, and not very professional. More is upper management when reporting anything, and this been going on for a min now, its revolving doors superior.

    Advice to Management

    It's two sides to every issue listen before terminating someone.