They do not care about you.
The only thing the company cares about is selling seats. Their Maintenance standards were very bad until the FAA was looking over their shoulder and then WATCH OUT, it could be you and your employment that becomes the fix for the problem. They do not play any games when it comes to giving you hours, they need you to be there, even if its slow. I always - more... had 40 hrs minimum. If they flew you out to fix a busted plane, you did not clock out until you came back. I was once on the clock for a couple days. I do not want to say much more, but This is defiantly a cut throat, competitive environment for ... - less