Travel assignment at Oakland Kaiser...wanting to live in San Fran - page 2
Hey all! I have about a week or two left until I get my CA license and was offered a job in Oakland at the Kaiser facility starting August 15. I've heard mixed things, but I feel like that is with... Read More
Nov 1, '13 by NedRNNot much has changed, but in the last 6 weeks or so showed the dangers in commuting clearly. The Bay Bridge was shut for the new span to open and BART was jammed with a record number of passengers. Then a couple weeks ago BART went on strike jamming the roads. It is far better to live near where you work.
Nov 29, '13 by danisweetcheeksThanks for your response Ned.
I actually declined the position at Kaiser and accepted at Cal Pacific main campus, although the pay is ridiculously low.
Just a better option for me as you said "live where you work" and i always wanted to live in SF.
Do you have any experience with Cal Pacific? you are very well travelled!
Nov 29, '13 by danisweetcheeksAlso... how do you feel about these pay rates
I am talking to a few different companies about a couple jobs in the bay area..
oakland kaiser er $34 an hour, blended rate, EV shift
cal pacific $33 an hour blended rate, 12 hr D/N
cal pacific $23 an hour, blended, days
all 36 hour work week
Nov 30, '13 by NedRNI have done an assignment at CPMC and liked it. As to your pay packages, go to PanTravelers Calculator and plug in everything and compare for yourself. I'm not going to say you are right or wrong!