Emirates Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated 18 Jul 2020

To filter reviews, or .
3.9
80%
Recommend to a Friend
84%
Approve of CEO
Emirates Chairman and CEO Ahmed bin Saeed Al-Maktoum
Ahmed bin Saeed Al-Maktoum
704 Ratings
Pros
Cons
More Pros and Cons

Reviews about "long hours"

Return to all Reviews
  1. "Great Work Environment"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Airport Services Supervisor in Dubai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Emirates full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    High Technology in every work aspects Huge Type of operations state of art facilities

    Cons

    Long Working hours shuffle work pattern normal medical care

  2. "Cabin Crew"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cabin Crew 

    I worked at Emirates full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flight discount, free accommodation, multicultural work environment

    Cons

    Long working hours, fatigue, poor management, difficult to move up in the company


  3. "Best place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Market Specialist in Dubai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Emirates full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Discounted tickets and multiple salaries

    Cons

    Rotating shifts and long working hours

  4. "Travel the world and get paid"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - Cabin Crew in Dubai
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Emirates for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Travel to more than 150 destinations, discounted travel tickets, the company provides accommodation, transportation to/from work provided, no previous experience necessary, competitive salary (base+flying hours). Great job opportunity to travel the world and get paid to do it.

    Cons

    Standby travel tickets (depends on flight loads and cargo restrictions), long hours of work (some up to 19-hour workdays), inconsistent work hours (at random times on day), the job can be mentally and physically demanding. This job is not for everyone.

  5. "Cabin crew (Dubai)"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cabin Crew in Dubai
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Emirates full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    - best immersive training - company provided accommodation - no bills - transport to/from work provided - extensive list of destinations to fly to - high quality accommodation on layovers + cash money to spend - established company with procedures in placed

    Cons

    - difficult in terms of career progression - physically demanding job, long hours - you can be treated like a number - rules are rules, no expections - decisions can be illogical but you are expected to respect seniority and hierarchy

  6. "Customer service"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Emirates full-time

    Pros

    great company great management team good compensation and benefits

    Cons

    long working hours difficult shifts

  7. "Amazing"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cabin Crew in Dubai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Emirates full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good opportunity to see the world

    Cons

    Long working hours, complaining people all the time

  8. "Excellent place to work"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Senior Customer Service Agent in Dubai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Emirates full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Full of challenges learning new things each day working with 100 and plus nationalities

    Cons

    Long hours of working and tiring

    Continue reading
  9. "Very well compensated for demanding cabin crew position"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cabin Crew in Dubai
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Emirates full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great benefits of accommodation, staff travel and discounts in Dubai. Tax-free salary.

    Cons

    Long hours, physically challenging, chaotic roster, hostile company culture. No long term career opportunities.

    Continue reading
  10. "recommended for a period of time."

    3.0
    Former Employee - Cabin Crew in Dubai
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Emirates full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    good salary. lots of traveling. international clients and colleagues to work with.

    Cons

    long hours. no support . physical exhaustion with possibilities of medical problems.

Found 69 reviews