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Encouraging the people to develop their skills and also provide training in related area.They make sure the safety and healthy of all level staffs. Management take care subordinates as friendly.
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must handle the critical situation
always focus on customer safety

the most enjoyable part of the job is watching customer activity

what i learned is manually operate the machine
Pros
free public transport in whole singapore
Cons
healthcare
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After u become bus captain, your driving also make u profesional driver cause before this u driving bus, now u drive car very very easy and alert.. salary and bonus so good..
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Good work environment and able to learn more about rail operations and rail engineering, eg:( maintenance, repair, troubleshooting and installation) base on respective department.
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They care for the older workers more than youngsters. They tend to take care of themselves first instead defending their own team. Once you made a mistake, you are being targeted. People working there dont take initiative, only know how to act blur live longer. Those who leave are either they can work very well, or they cant work at all.
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After graduation from University, I had gotten a job which is filled with lower education colleagues that had been working for more than 5 years. Extremely bad culture with seniors bullying junior employees regardless of your ranks upon entry. Extremely bad culture where bosses do not recognised your contributions but always finding your faults. If it was not for the better salary, I would have left much earlier.
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Standing long hours, not fixed shift timings, difficulty to go for toilet break if you work in the train. Always go out from home very early for 1st shift and when you work for 2nd shift, you go back home very late by 1-2am.
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Stressful
A lot of training provided. Very Good.

Some management are good (depends on which interchange)

Split Shift is the hardest part of the job.

Overall are very Good
Pros
Full time
Cons
standard
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A good job for long term but slow progressing of promotion and also job scope done more than was stated on the contract which i think salary doesnt match
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- Safety is more importance.
- Send passenger with safe and comfortable journey.

- Learn how to care of passenger.

- Learn the driving skill.

- The most enjoyable part is send all the passenger with smile.
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Walking here and there without work to do. All jobs were given to Malaysia, said "We are here to steal there job". Have not learn anything, there is no hardest part of the job.
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The workplace is not for the faint-heartened - It is truly a challenging work environment to be in. Nonetheless, should one overcome this obstacle - the personal benefits one can gain from this exposure is plenty.

No pain, no gain - that's what I like to think of.
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This driver job is good income but no time to kids and wife olso not good for my self bc v as driver time to eating olso 10 to 15 minit all day in driving back pain and shift no good 1w morning 1w 2shift the time sleap olves chingging and nore.....
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Not a regular job as it's in public service sector. you have to accept the fact that you have to work 6 days a week including public holidays, rotate between morning and noon shifts once a week, wake up before 5 for morning shift and only go bed at 2 for noon shift, and high self discipline...
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- Morning shift for first 5.5 years and permanent night shift for the
next 5.5 years.

- Preventing and corrective maintenance at MRT station (A day at

work)

- I learnt more about hands on skills

- Finding fault in machines was the most challenging and toughest

part of the job and have to cope with night shift routine

- The after satisfaction of fixing the machine and facing challenges
Pros
welfare of workers and job security
Cons
permanent night shift
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To begin with, i record the data of bus timing, bus plate number, number of passengers entry/exiting the buses on the record sheet at various bus stops in Singapore.

I learnt to sharpen my estimation skills, hence providing a more accurate data. I also learnt that an eye for detail is very important, and hence, i acquired this skills.


The management is quite lenient and flexible.


Moving on to the workplace culture, it is teamwork based and accountability is very important. I have to report to my supervisors about my whereabouts and be responsible for my work done.


The hardest part of the work is that, it tends to get crowded during peak hours, and it tends to be challenging to keep track of the headcounts of the number of people entering/ exiting the bus. (required for data entry)


The most enjoyable part of the work is that this enables me to be a freelance worker, i can have worklife balance and work at my own will.
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Stressful, understaffed, demanding, long hours. Promotions came with additional work, but little to no extra income unless work on offdays and public holidays
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Learned how to take care of the passengers of their safety. Will provide help when needed. The benefits are good. The team leader is friendly and kind will always give encourage to us.
Pros
Free tickets to zoo
Cons
Work alone
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Served as assistant service manager for 3 yrs with downtown line mrt (chinatown, bugis and promenade station).
Sbs transit dtl pte ltd



Appointment: assistant station manager



Department: passenger services for downtown line mrt



Date joined: 28 march 2013 to 02 february 2016



Job objectives


1. To prepare for station operations according to organizational standards

2. To perform station operations according to organizational standards

3. To perform station equipment operations according to organizational procedures
Pros
Stable salary and job
Cons
Long days of straight 7 day work week then 2 off days
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Good working & learning environment
Understanding supervisors/senior management

Good co-workers.

Steep learning curve.

However salary could be better
Pros
Good learning work place
Cons
Salary could be better
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休息室时常不够空间被员工休息,差劲的区部经理和管理,申请假期非常困难 ! 配合度非常不好的团体和其他没时间观念和不能接受批评的员工
Cons
叫班太多申请假期非常难
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