- Former Employee, more than 10 years★★★★★
One of the best work experience in my life13 Aug 2017 - Floor Supervisor Site Supervisor Vocational Instructor in Redwood City, CARecommendCEO ApprovalBusiness Outlook
I started at kainos when I was very young I believe 20 in their vocational program as a floor supervisor this was my second job working with the developmentally disabled from first off all direct service staff in my program friendly and encouraging we all worked as a team with all our hard work and ideas we made the program work for the clients we serve I made some lifelong friends both staff and client during the ten years I worked at kainos I was production supervisor site supervisor at a few work sites in the community did deliveries operated the forklift and maintained the packaging equipment on the production floor at the work center and on weekends I would fill in at there residential programs The executive and Administration staff we're always supportive we are all working towards the same goal The administration encourage you to take any training you can lots of times they will have in services regarding how to deal with the segment of the population we're teaching My brother worked there part-time I believe in their landscape Department as an instructor and my sister still works there I believe it's her 20th year she works with residence in the community I have definitely recommended kainos to my friends and family as a great place to work
Like with a lot of other nonprofits the direct service staff does not make a lot of money kainos does try to compensate their staff fairly and I believe pays their Direct service staff slightly above other agencies working with the same population in the areaContinue reading
- Current Employee, more than 3 years★★★★★24 Nov 2022 - Assistant Manager in Redwood City, CARecommendCEO ApprovalBusiness Outlook
Incredible managers that you get to work for. They care about employees
This work can be mentally draining. You need to be the right person for the job
- Current Employee★★★★★12 Oct 2020 - Assessment Specialist in Redwood City, CARecommendCEO ApprovalBusiness Outlook
Kainos has an amazing CEO, Andy Frisch. The company shows that they truly care for their employees.
Regarding the employment services department, I feel like everyone is still trying to develop a system that works for them.