As a GST with Virgin America, it can become a stressful environment if you let it. The ticket counter, making sure your printing out the correct boarding pass, tagging the right bag, and ensuring the guest has everything they need to board the plane. As far as working the gate, you have to ensure your working within the alloted hour you are given to make sure your seat assignments and corrected, also complete any last upgrades requested by guest. Diligently working to get the fight out on time, closing the boarding for at 15 minutes and not reopening it.
Free flights, Free lunch occasionally
Only 30 minute lunches, mandated overtime for more than 2 hours