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I applied via Indeed.com and was called in to interview the next day. I was uncomfortable during the interview because the company had just taken over from a previous owner and there were many unhappy property owners. The crux of the interview was on how to handle disgruntled owners. How to take notes on each unhappy caller, etc. I never got a "sorry you didnt get the job" letter (which is proper etiquette following an interview) but it's ok. Had I been offered the job, I would have declined. Cleaning up someone else's mess didnt sound like a whole lot of fun, for the minimal hourly pay they offered,

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Nothing good insurance is not worth having

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Normal working hours, opportunities for overtime.

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Depending on the company, once a year

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Vacation pay, holiday pay, PTO, a medical plan, life ins, 401K, AFLAC, long term and short term disability, etc....

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Bi weekly makes it very difficult to keep up with the cost of living

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The background takes 30 mins or less.

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It takes about 7-15 days to know for sure. I was offered my position, but didn't get a call back for about 3 weeks

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You get the results the same day

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Standard, I'm not too sure as I don't remember much about my interview.

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