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CINDY in Long Beach, California

128 months ago

I JUST GOT OFFERED A JOB WITH KAISER BUT ON-CALL, IF ANY ONE WHO HAS WORKED ON CALL HOW DOES IT WORK AND HOW LONG DO YOU HAVE 2 BE ON-CALL TO BECOME FULL-TIME, HOW ABOUT BENEFITS?

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Ann in Fresno, California

128 months ago

Check with your union rep-the Kaiser I worked for considered 20 hours a week to be a benefitted position. Stay around long enough then bid into positions as they come up. Good luck!

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queenie in Sacramento, California

127 months ago

CINDY in Long Beach, California said: I JUST GOT OFFERED A JOB WITH KAISER BUT ON-CALL, IF ANY ONE WHO HAS WORKED ON CALL HOW DOES IT WORK AND HOW LONG DO YOU HAVE 2 BE ON-CALL TO BECOME FULL-TIME, HOW ABOUT BENEFITS?

Unless you really want to be at the beckon call of Kaiser, I wouldn't bother. I've been trying to get a permanant position for a year now & no such luck. In November of this year I'll have wasted 2 years of my life on-call with them. Still no job, no benefits.

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lourdesgarcia in Palmdale, California

123 months ago

CINDY in Long Beach, California said: I JUST GOT OFFERED A JOB WITH KAISER BUT ON-CALL, IF ANY ONE WHO HAS WORKED ON CALL HOW DOES IT WORK AND HOW LONG DO YOU HAVE 2 BE ON-CALL TO BECOME FULL-TIME, HOW ABOUT BENEFITS?

You do not have UNION REP since you are on call. The best you can do is apply to all those internal positions posted inside the board bulletin or online. It is up to you to become a permanent employee. No benefits at all while you are on call. you have to make it happen. Kaiser will be happy to keep you on call forever!

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Hello_Everyone

21 months ago

Does anyone know a good medical- staffingtemp agency (preferably Kaiser) in Oakland, CA?

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NJH in Santa Rosa, California

11 months ago

That is not true. You are Union when you are On Call and do have a Union Rep. I am an On Call and talk to my Union Rep often. When you are On Call, Union says your schedule is based on YOUR availability, not the demands of the employer. Your employer cannot make you work when you are not available. You are not a slave to Kaiser. I work when I want. Because On Call does not guarantee you hours, it is visa versa. You are only required to work one day a month, although no one could live on that.I love being On Call because I control my schedule. It is like being self employed. When I need time off, I do not have to ask or worry about seniority, I just take the time off. You get 1$an hour more in lieu of benefits but I get my benefits at a reasonable rate through CC.Talk to your Union Rep about how On Call works. If you are not getting enough hours, you can talk to your Department manager about applying for more hours in other departments. You can be On Call for other departments as well. I do that sometimes. I love Kaiser. I get plenty of hours so I have no need to look for a full time position.

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NJH in Santa Rosa, California

11 months ago

CINDY in Long Beach, California said: I JUST GOT OFFERED A JOB WITH KAISER BUT ON-CALL, IF ANY ONE WHO HAS WORKED ON CALL HOW DOES IT WORK AND HOW LONG DO YOU HAVE 2 BE ON-CALL TO BECOME FULL-TIME, HOW ABOUT BENEFITS?

It's not a matter of how long you are On Call that gets you a full time. I mean, ok yes, you need to be working for 6 months before you can apply to another department. It is luck that you get a full time job. You just keep applying for Internal Candidate jobs and one day you will get one. Yes, it goes by seniority but that doesn't mean you could not get a full time position. I love on call! I get to choose my hours and days and I do not work weekends or holidays.

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lolacakes in Colton, California

10 months ago

lourdesgarcia in Palmdale, California said: You do not have UNION REP since you are on call. The best you can do is apply to all those internal positions posted inside the board bulletin or online. It is up to you to become a permanent employee. No benefits at all while you are on call. you have to make it happen. Kaiser will be happy to keep you on call forever!

I am on call...and have a union rep.

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Venus1020 in Elk Grove, California

10 months ago

lourdesgarcia in Palmdale, California said: You do not have UNION REP since you are on call. The best you can do is apply to all those internal positions posted inside the board bulletin or online. It is up to you to become a permanent employee. No benefits at all while you are on call. you have to make it happen. Kaiser will be happy to keep you on call forever!

I was previously on call and I had union rep.

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85elena in Long Beach, California

6 months ago

CINDY in Long Beach, California said: I JUST GOT OFFERED A JOB WITH KAISER BUT ON-CALL, IF ANY ONE WHO HAS WORKED ON CALL HOW DOES IT WORK AND HOW LONG DO YOU HAVE 2 BE ON-CALL TO BECOME FULL-TIME, HOW ABOUT BENEFITS?

Hello are you still working at Kaiser?

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Meelos in Cypress, California

6 months ago

I had my interview in January. I was called and told I was chosen by management for a future opening. It's now been more than 3 months and have not heard back from them. Should I lose hope for an on call position?

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MsRandall in Fairfield, California

6 months ago

Meelos in Cypress, California said: I had my interview in January. I was called and told I was chosen by management for a future opening. It's now been more than 3 months and have not heard back from them. Should I lose hope for an on call position?

No keep following up with the contact

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Rosie21 in American Canyon, California

3 months ago

I just went in for an interview. I thought it went good. At the end of the interview they say they will call me when the go over my resume. Does anyone know how long Kaiser calls you to tell you that you got the job

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85elena in Long Beach, California

3 months ago

It can take up to 1 month for them to call at least that's what I've heard. They called me that same day 3hrs after my interview to offer me the spot. But you can always call the person who interviewed you to check on the status.

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dora in Bell, California

25 days ago

I had interview at kaiser last week and On monday I got a job offer It’s a perdiem position..

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Rae in Bellflower, California

19 days ago

dora in Bell, California said: I had interview at kaiser last week and On monday I got a job offer It’s a perdiem position..

Did you have any experience prior?

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dora in Bell, California

19 days ago

Yes..As a CNA

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Rae in California

12 days ago

dora in Bell, California said: Yes..As a CNA

Where did you get offered the position?

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