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Ron Beatty, belcan engineering Anderson. I sit near a couple of his new hires. Seems like people in this building dont get the leadership they need. Some do, most dont. Seems like most dont want to help those new guys get started. I overhear their conversations and they seem very frustrated. Is this how belcan always was?

Asked on September 25, 2018 by an anonymous user

No answers available

Answer as an employer

What's the pay like here?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Pay is good but raise needed after years of stagnant pay

Answer as an employer

How is the company perceived by outsiders?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Dysfunctional

Answer as an employer

Do you have a cafeteria?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

For students only

Answer as an employer

What is work life balance like?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

No work-life balance. Spend countless hours grading papers, lesson planning, and preparing for conferences or observations.

Answer as an employer

What do you like most about working for this company?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

The students.

Answer as an employer

How long did it take in the application process before you got the job?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 24, 2018 by a current employee

About 30 days

Answer #2 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

2 days

Answer as an employer

How would you rate the pay in the company?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

the pay sucks

Answer as an employer

How do you like it here compared to previous jobs?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

its ok i llike the work environment

Answer as an employer

Do they do background checks at this company and if so, what are disqualifiers?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

yes... felons are disqualified

Answer as an employer

On a scale of 1-10, how stressful is it to work here?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

5

Answer as an employer

How are employees treated?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Respected and heard

Answer as an employer

What's the best way to get reliable info on open positions?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Hospital website.

Answer as an employer

What's the average age of your colleagues? Is there any age discrimination against older employees?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

29 no discrimination.

Answer as an employer

What is the onboarding process like?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Not sure what this question means.

Answer as an employer

What does the company do to keep employees engaged?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

We are nurses. Everything’s engaged.

Answer as an employer

How does the application process work, which questions are usually asked?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Previous experience, degrees and of course what are our goals for the future.

Answer as an employer

Do employees feel like they're being paid fairly?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Absolutely, we all feel at times we think we deserve more. Competitive with the area.

Answer as an employer

Does the company host employee events and if so, how often and what kind?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

2 per year that are organized by the teachers; holiday party and end of year party

Answer as an employer

Does the company offer salaried or hourly positions?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Both, depending on your position.

Answer as an employer

How does the application process work, which questions are usually asked?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

apply online; if app is approved, receive a call from HR to do a phone interview; if the phone interview is successful, move to interviews at individual schools if selected by principals; interview in person requires answering questions about self and teaching beliefs, as well as teaching a lesson; principal can recommend hire and has to be approved through HR

Answer as an employer

Is it expected to work overtime and if so, how much?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

unspokenly expected... we are salary so no overtime pay

Answer as an employer

What is the ratio of women in the company or the individual departments?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

I’m not sure

Answer as an employer

What is the working environment like in recent times?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

It’s okay.

Answer as an employer

What's work like for parents here?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

It can be complicated as a single parent as shifts are assigned and not elected. The stress of the job can change behaviors in the home. Otherwise this career is well secured and provides decent benefits while working and after retirement

Answer as an employer

What's the pay like here?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

The pay is good compared to most correctional facilities in and out of New Jersey.

Answer as an employer

What is the company's image like, especially compared to other companies in the same industry?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

The company’s image is well maintained as it one of the largest county facilities in the country that consistently surpasss the conditions and technology compared to other facilities

Answer as an employer

How much work experience do I need to start here?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

A certificate

Answer as an employer

How high is employee turnover in the company?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Not very high we usually keep our employees

Answer as an employer

How do you like it here compared to previous jobs?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

It is a very friendly environment with great pay and benefits

Answer as an employer