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Charlotte, North Carolina-based pet-friendly hotel operator Extended Stay America offers suites with fully equipped kitchens, free Wi-Fi, pools, fitness centers, on-site laundry facilities, and free grab-and-go breakfast services. The company is passionate about making traveling as easy for its guests as possible. Putting people first, Extended Stay America cares for the community and strives to create opportunity for growth. If you are interested in starting the road to your new career, you will find Hotel Operations, Hotel Management, and Corporate open positions at Extended Stay America. Whether you land a part-time or full-time job with them, they will reward your hard work with benefit packages including health coverage, Employee Assistance Program, and 401(k).

Company - Public
Multiple locations
Traveler Accommodation Companies
1995
What departments Extended Stay America employees work at?
DepartmentsRatio
other occupation28.5%
General and Operations Managers24%
Administrative - Other21.5%
Management - Other13.5%
Sales Managers & Supervisors9.7%
Secretaries2.7%
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Professional experience

How many years of experience do Extended Stay America employees have before joining?
Years of experience at Extended Stay America: Newcomers: 33%, Experiencers: 16%, Experts: 18%, Veterans: 33%. Extended Stay America employees have less than 3 years experience on average before joining.
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Where did Extended Stay America employees work before joining?
Where they've worked before Extended Stay America: Candlewood Suites® Hotels, Delhaize America, Hilton. Typical Extended Stay America employees have worked at Candlewood Suites® Hotels.
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Delhaize America
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What industries did Extended Stay America employees work in previously?
Industry Background: The most typical industries of Extended Stay America: Traveler Accommodation Companies, Niche Food Service Companies, Niche Retailers, Limited-Service Restaurants, RV Parks / Recreational Camps / Dormitories. Extended Stay America employees most likely come from a Traveler Accommodation Companies industry background.
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Where did Extended Stay America employees work before joining?
Past employers' size at Extended Stay America: Small: 31%, Medium: 12%, Large: 57%. Most Extended Stay America employees have previously worked at large companies.
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Educational background

What did employees at Extended Stay America study?
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Where did employees at Extended Stay America study?
Central Piedmont Community College
Johnson & Wales University-Providence
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Employee data

How long do people stay in a role at Extended Stay America?
Time employed at Extended Stay America: <1: 9%, 1-3: 26%, 4-8: 43%, 9-13: 13%, 14-20: 8%, 20+: 1%. Most Extended Stay America employees stay with the company for 4-8 years which is the same as the industry average.
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How does Extended Stay America rank for age & gender diversity?
Gender ratio at Extended Stay America: 50.6% Male and 49.4% Female. Age ratio at Extended Stay America: 16-20: 1%, 21-30: 47%, 31-40: 26%, 41-50: 16%, 51-60: 8%, 60+: 2%. Extended Stay America rates - 3.4% more female than the industry average. Most Extended Stay America employees are 21-30, which is below the industry median age range.
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Career advancement

How does Extended Stay America rank for career advancement?
Career advancement at Extended Stay America: medium. Extended Stay America ranks medium for career advancement which is above the industry average.
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What companies do Extended Stay America employees go on to work at?
Future employers of Extended Stay America: Best Western® Hotels & Resorts, Hilton, Holiday Inn Express, InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®), Marriott. People who work at Extended Stay America most typically go on to work for the Best Western® Hotels & Resorts.
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Holiday Inn Express
InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®)
Marriott

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Apartment Maintenance Technician
Pleasant Hill, CA - November 5, 2022
It was alright.
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Professional growth
3
Salary & Benefits
3
Work-Life balance
3
Recognition & Support
3
Culture and Values
I don't have anything to say. Some of the people were nice to work with but then others wouldn't listen to what you had to say.

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Not much to say
New supervisor that came in was a real piece of work.
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District Manager
Sacramento, CA - May 2, 2022
Think Twice!
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3
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1
Work-Life balance
2
Recognition & Support
3
Culture and Values
Bottom line-A numbers only company. Doesn't matter what the reason is, bad locations, a struggling economy, homeless issues, or COVID, if the target/goals aren't met, then you are gone regardless of hours worked and sacrifices made.

Pros and Cons
People that you meet, Bonds that are formed
Long Hours, Understaffed, No appreciation, No Home/Work Balance, Dangerous, Pay
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General Manager/ district manager
Rochester, MN - December 13, 2021
I loved be a general manager/ was not impressed with district manager
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Salary & Benefits
2
Work-Life balance
4
Recognition & Support
4
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I worked 13 years as a general manager and one year as a district manager. The staffing issues were the biggest problem. After becoming a district manager I worked 6 days a week. I would get Home at 8:00 pm on a Friday night and would be getting phone calls on Saturday morning at 7:00am saying that someone no showed.

Pros and Cons
I loved the guest at Rochester MNE south
No support for staffing issues.
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Where can I find Extended Stay America’s stock symbol?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
look no further: STAY is its stock symbol.
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gender breakdown at Extended Stay America?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
gender ratio is 49.4% female, 50.6% male.
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What year was Extended Stay America founded?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
1995.
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What industry is Extended Stay America in?
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Sophie Hayes3 years ago
Hospitality/Travel.
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what are the chances of career advancement at Extended Stay America?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
medium.
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What’s the average length of tenure at Extended Stay America?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
Typically 4-8 year(s).
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what kind of companies did Extended Stay America employees work for?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
Large companies before Extended Stay America.
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who are employees usually hired by after leaving Extended Stay America?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
Best Western® Hotels & Resorts, Hilton, Holiday Inn Express, InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®), Marriott, OTO Development, WoodSpring Hotels, Wyndham Hotels & Resorts.
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Who are the top previous employers of Extended Stay America employees?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
Candlewood Suites® Hotels, Delhaize America, Hilton, Hilton Garden Inn, InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG®), Marriott, Snyder's-Lance, Walmart.
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How old are Extended Stay America’s employees in general?
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Benjamin Gardner3 years ago
around 21-30.
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Where did most of Extended Stay America employees go to school?
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Liam Brown3 years ago
Central Piedmont Community College, Johnson & Wales University-Providence, Strayer University-District of Columbia, University of North Carolina at Charlotte, University of Phoenix-Utah.
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Extended stay of America is a great place to work at great people flexible hours good benefits clean environment and happy customers great management I really love it
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11 months ago
do we get medical coverage and health insurance paid by the company????
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11 months ago
what benefits do you all get?
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Is there any work from home opportunity?
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11 months ago
There are different shifts and you’ve to be present physically and do your job
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11 months ago
None!!
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Wonderful, great culture, team focused, employee morale great, benefits, work life balance. Phenomenal experience. Positive attitude, great leaders, focused
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A year ago
For my point of view the management was superb they were taking initiative for doing new jobs
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A year ago
Long working hours as compared to other organizations
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It's in good condition, it's fun to work with the people they are nice and they work with until you get better it's a easy job it's not hard they motivate you to do better
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11 months ago
Overall, i would rate my experience as 10 out of 10.
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11 months ago
I worked alone so I did not have any co-workers besides my boss became boring at times.
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I’m working in house keeping and the hotel is amazing, my co-workers are really nice and friendly
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A year ago
The company is good to work for but need to pay workers more to keep the company moving successful 😒
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A year ago
Our Gm is easy to communicate with. Workplace culture is very diverse 🙂
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I couldn't ask for better support from a district manager. He is amazing! I love my team and enjoy working with everyone. Everything at our hotel is a team effort. We all take pride in our hotel. We are a family.
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A year ago
We really enjoyed working from 9:00 am till 3:am in the morning.
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A year ago
Over the course of my three-year employment, I received high ratings from clients, and I helped increase customer satisfaction from 82% to 96%.
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Great place to work, flexible schedules, Easy training and Great health benefits.. The management is friendly and team oriented. Opportunities for promotions and growth.
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11 months ago
Earned precious experience. It teaches you alot in many walks of life.
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11 months ago
Great place to work, good administrators, good managers and supervisors. Lot's of hands-on.
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Very family friendly hotel, close to shopping, beaches, and many dining options. Great managers, flexible working hours. I enjoyed meeting the guests and making their stay at our hotel more enjoyable.
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A year ago
I must say that these surroundings are getting them a lot of business!!!
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A year ago
The owners did the right thing to open a hotel right near a beach and a shopping mall. who doesn't love that!!🔥
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Great customer service and clean rooms. A light breakfast is provided as well with fresh hot coffee. A place to wash your clothes is provided as well as vendors machines for snacks.
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11 months ago
I was there one night and after checking out I forgot my luggage but I immediately contacted them and they handed over to me safely.
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11 months ago
there are so many stories I have heard about their customer service which is why I can vouch that they are doing an amazing job💟
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I would love to come back and join the team if offered a job in Las Vegas. I only was able to work a couple months before I had a car accident which left me unable to work for a long period while I recovered from my injuries and surgery due to the horrific car accident
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11 months ago
That is a sign of a loyal employee ☺ Hi!!!
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11 months ago
How are you feeling now? So sorry to hear 🙉 that!
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Extended stay America that's about achievement instead of focus. All hands on deck they make sure the rooms are very clean smelling good take care of customers very well
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A year ago
Great people to work with. You make relationships with colleagues for a life time.
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A year ago
I as an internee felt myself encouraged and motivated to work
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Do they drug test?
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11 months ago
No, they don’t
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11 months ago
They never tested me 😉
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People would love to visit very nice staff harding working making sure the guest are comfortable with everything fast pace welcoming respectful caring
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A year ago
looks like the training which is given to them is getting implemented by the staff.
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A year ago
If the staff of of hotel is nice then the visitors would love to visit you again whenever they are in the city. 😍
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Staff is great management is great care about they staff understanding loving caring just a great place to work fun positive work is good always on work day
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10 months ago
It's like working with a family no?
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10 months ago
If the management cares about their employees then definitely those employees will do their best for the company
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I work for them and this place goes above and beyond for there employees. They are the best compnay by far to work for theu train you properly they help you if you need help
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11 months ago
Free lunches and evening snacks
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11 months ago
Good learning environment, Excellent canteen having great food menu, good security condition
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Management change sometime time to deal with meant some weeks it was longer days. Definitely not a 9to5 employment especially when have children that are home bfore the day is over at work.
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A year ago
It was a wonderfull experience of my life.
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A year ago
I found very supportive in all assignment, I found very good team work
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Ive worked at The Extended Stay of America befor and i will say, i love my job I had to leave. I would love to come back and grow wirh a strong company.
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11 months ago
My position was housekeeping and i also did laundry.
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11 months ago
I can really see that you loved your job so why did you leave it?
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The people that I work with are very nice.. It's a job that keeps you busy for your shift. Management is very easy to talk with. I like working here.
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11 months ago
they not only had a beautiful office setup for me as an assistant, but also offered lunch tea and evening snacks to all the students they had recruited as an internee.
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11 months ago
The job was as challenging as I hoped it was to be.
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Esa is a great company to work for benefits are great and my manager works around my schedule so I do have a balance of work and home. There is room for growth within company
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11 months ago
I understand the level of professionalism and communication required for long-term success in this field.
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11 months ago
The most enjoyable part of the job was the work hours, independent work and great benefits..
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What is the interview process like?
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A year ago
The whole experience is warm and they’ll do background check and might hire your asap after
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A year ago
You start by applying online, emailing and wait for their call, things ahead is pretty smooth 😉
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How’s work life balance at Extended?
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A year ago
Good work life balance and my immediate supervisor has great leadership qualities that makes our work aligned
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A year ago
Good balance between work and life, my experience working at Extended is rewarding and fulfilling 😊
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very apps company to work for. very flexible, good benefits and good working environment. l can also referent my collegeus to apply and work for this company.
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11 months ago
Do you get referral bonus?
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11 months ago
Apps company? 🤔
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My pay and benefits at Extended Stay Hotels are better then most places in the hospitality industry. My experience working at Extended Stay Hotels is very rewarding and fulfilling.
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11 months ago
I enjoyed working in corporate culture.
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11 months ago
Culture is very good and traditional, well mannered colleagues
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What is the promotion process like?
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10 months ago
Usually within 12 months or best performance
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10 months ago
Might comes with a location change
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For someone having tattoos, do they care?
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11 months ago
Not much of an issue because the shirt is long sleeves 😉
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11 months ago
It’s not recommended but keep it cover
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I appreciate working for this company!! They were willing to move me up quickly due to my hard work. I loved our guest experience, and we always got tons of great reviews.
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11 months ago
It is like this everywhere that if the employers see the right potential in you they will definitely promote you
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11 months ago
Yes they do see potential in people and if they find it they will not show away from promoting you!!
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They are the highest paying hotel in the area so far, but with type of clientele that you get, you definitely should be compensated well. But i greatly enjoy working here, and am thankful for the flexibility.
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11 months ago
No wonder why all the positions here gets immediately occupied 😳
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11 months ago
Do they really get that many custoemrs to afford salary and perks of you all?
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From my very first day at Extended Stay America I always felt like a valued employee . I learn new business and professional skills at least once a month . The management staff is Awesome and work hard to support their employees and provide an Excellent work environment
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11 months ago
because they do feel that a new team member is joining in which means their team work is going to get a stronger
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11 months ago
there is literally zero office politics in this place therefore they are growing so fast 🪴
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Working here was a lot of work that the pay did match. A lot of people get paid for the amount of work employees would put in. In the end I enjoyed the job very much.
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11 months ago
see this is what I really like about them is that they are never holding back your money.
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11 months ago
I don't mind working for this company as long as they are paying me salary on time!! 💬
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A nice place to learn and grow. Many employees grew and got promoted through experience and dedication. I have worked and seen some companies that never ever promote from within, but this company has a motto which says work here and grow.
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11 months ago
I enjoyed the fact I got to work with a different team everyday and had the opportunity to learn different techniques and ideas.
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11 months ago
great place to improve the skills by attending internal and external training programs.
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It was definitely a fun job I got to meet people from all over the world. Talking to them and getting to know each one of the guests was fun and educational.
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A year ago
people come from all over the world? wow man I'm just imagining the exposure you must be getting.
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A year ago
then it is definitely good for your personal and professional growth.
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I really enjoyed work for this company. The owners were extremely nice to me and my family. We would even hang out at the hotel on my off days to take a swim in the lovely pool.
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A year ago
no wonder why they are growing rapidly in the market 😊
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A year ago
They started really slow but once they got the right group of people to work for them this company kept on growing higher and higher
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Come to work with a Good Attitude. I believe when you are positive about the company. They will find additional work for you to perform. They will keep you busy. I would recommend asking for additional duties
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A year ago
I experiences an industrial work environment position in the field
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A year ago
Working environment is very good , you face and find challenges on daily basis
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The staff treats you like family. They really do care about their employees and does anything to make their job easier. The job duties are super easy and the guests are always nice.
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11 months ago
Excellent place. Nothing wrong.
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11 months ago
We learn project management problems and arrange problem solving meetings.
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It's a great place to work with a great environment and staff nothing is perfect but they try their best to put in effect and to give a 100 percent on everything they do for the guest and the staff!!!
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11 months ago
The management was excellent and I enjoyed working with all my co-workers and friends.
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11 months ago
Very organized working environment where the employees are encouraged to meet the challenge of their tasks on daily basis.
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I handle day to day operations and payroll. I handle the staffing and scheduling at the property. the most enjoyable part of the job is the interaction with the people
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11 months ago
How do you manage all this? 😳
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11 months ago
It means you handle all the cash 😉
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Love working with the ppl around extended stay the company is very respectful kind and they love to help there employees out with stripping rooms cleaning
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11 months ago
You'll never feel left when you're working in thiz company. The owners have untied all of us together
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11 months ago
They respect their staff just like they respect their clients. It's a proud feeling i must say
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great location, all the rooms have kitchenette. The manager is awesome, friendly, kind and understanding person. anyone will love working here. have great benefits.
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A year ago
I do work in hotel management industry but since I am into a contract with another hotel therefore I cannot quit that and apply here 😭
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A year ago
Great location I agree. They're msking alot of money 💵 just because of the location they're in!!
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What are the work hours?
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11 months ago
8 hours a day
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11 months ago
35 hours weekly
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very good place to start off experience in hospitality. it shows you alot in the busineds and what to expect. helps you communicate with guest. it was a good job
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10 months ago
If you really want to make a career into the hotel management industry then this is the perfect and the most amazing place to work for a first job
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10 months ago
The best part about them is that they hire you without having any experience and then train accodingly!
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They have great staff they are very friendly. If you intended on working over night you have to set yourself on a set schedule because it hard if you don’t get any sleep. I really enjoyed all the guests that stayed there there where very nice.
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A year ago
This was one of my best jobs ever.
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A year ago
And all of the mangers are very cool and understanding.
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I really loved my job as chief engineer there..The house keepers was amazing and the front desk personnel was also amazing and I looked forward everyday to be at work
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11 months ago
what was your salary bro 🤠
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11 months ago
Is it a well paying job?
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Love the environment especially the manager is great to workers great approach also was very patient with everybody. Excited to work in the environment
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11 months ago
I believe that the skills i have acquired as an assistant will help me throughout my life
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11 months ago
Good work place with supportive management, flexible working hours.
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What’s the dresscode/uniform?
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10 months ago
Yes! They’ll give shirt and you have to buy khakis
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10 months ago
Shirt and sweater is provided by them
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Thank you for everything. I have learned so much while working with the company. I have worked on my people skills and i feel I communicate a lot better now. I owe a lot of what I have learned to my job.
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11 months ago
I am happy that your experience here was worthwhile and also thank you for sharing your experience that I can know that this is the right place for me to work
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11 months ago
I really think you should at least write them and email and let them know that whatever you have learned is helping you in the future as well.
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The hardest part of the job is telling customers you must get back to work after they express their positive experiences. The most enjoyable part of the job is celebrating goal setting in target areas.
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A year ago
Over my job experience, I have developed the ability to value time, a sense of understanding people and a drive to take initiative by working in a professional environment.
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A year ago
Excellent career advancement, tons of opportunities and fair work/life balance.
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I enjoy and love working for Extended Stay America doing Housekeeping 🙏 and if I can today get my job back and they accept me back at Extended Stay America Hotel I'll be beyond Happy and thrilled blessed and love too do over time if possible I been trying for months and till today get back in working with extended stay America.
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11 months ago
Do you still work here?
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11 months ago
We learn at work place with pressure .We learn respect, ethics and deal employee problems.
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Great Company, good salary, great culture, must provide better opportunities to grow, trainings, conferences, great work ambience, easy system to work.
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10 months ago
Yes their culture is to die for
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10 months ago
They are already providing unlimited opportunities to grow within this hotel so that you don't have to switch your job😤
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dishes upon request, laundry facility, barbecue area, free wifi, grab and go . Guest are great and they are long term, most of them so you get to know them.
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11 months ago
always be nice with the visitors because you never know what opportunities they have for you.