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Silverado Reviews

Updated 12 January 2019
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Silverado President, Chairman & CEO Loren B. Shook
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Pros
  • "can bring your pets or kids to work if they aren't a distraction" (in 6 reviews)

  • "The philosophy love is greater than fear is great" (in 5 reviews)

Cons
  • "Management does not respect work / life balance" (in 9 reviews)

  • "Upper management struggles, high turnover" (in 9 reviews)

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  1. "Nurse"

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Excellent team of workers. I love what they stand for.

    Cons

    I can’t say anything negative


  2. "Need new Administrator and HR"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Silverado full-time

    Pros

    They pay competitive rates especially now a lot of workers left.

    Cons

    Understaffed all the time, management doesn't care

    Advice to Management

    Would be nice to consider about reviewing about the performances of the Administrator and H.R.

  3. "Great job very rewarding"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    Pros

    Rewarding working with seniors. Very flexible hours with overtime opportunities

    Cons

    The job required lot of patience working with dementia


  4. "It’s an OK temporary job"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Caregiver, CNA in Skokie, IL (US)
    Current Employee - Caregiver, CNA in Skokie, IL (US)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Silverado part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Nice environment, better pay, reasonable scheduling

    Cons

    Far from home, some floors are heavier than others, bad communication

    Advice to Management

    Raise CNA pay as they are the backbone of the company. Better pay=better service


  5. "It’s a job"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Silverado full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Loved working with the residents! They try to make the residents comfortable and help them out. good benifits !

    Cons

    Too much politics , if you don’t mind working like a dog do so. Only got one pay raise within 3 years. Administrator is really dirty and unprofessional.

    Advice to Management

    Change management train them right . Hiring bodies won’t do the job.


  6. "Receptionist"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Silverado full-time

    Pros

    Great networking opportunities. Working with the residents and the family members is awesome. Great experience working with diverse populations.

    Cons

    Low pay; No room for advancement;


  7. "Worse company, so unprofessional and very racist"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Dallas, TX (US)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Silverado part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    they will use like dog

    Cons

    never will you be a full time employee

    Advice to Management

    change management because they don't know how to do their job

  8. "Family Ambassador"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Family Amabassador in Houston, TX (US)
    Current Employee - Family Amabassador in Houston, TX (US)
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Silverado full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Quality Care
    Great Sales Training
    Supportive environment
    Plenty of tools to do your job

    Cons

    Its truly a great place to work, there is some things that could change but I've worked a a few places and Silverado knows what their doing.

    Advice to Management

    Don't stop always trying to grow and never stop changing lives


  9. "LPN"

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    Former Employee - Licensed Practical Nurse in Chicago, IL (US)
    Former Employee - Licensed Practical Nurse in Chicago, IL (US)
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Silverado full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Caring for Memory Impaired patients

    Cons

    Nursing shortage truly putting residents at risk. Out of touch DON and Administrator; dismissive, rude with zero value of nurses.

    Advice to Management

    Embrace your frontline patient care staff.
    Accept suggestions with open heart.
    Better staffing for patient safety!


  10. "Good place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Silverado full-time

    Pros

    Love how everything falls into place here

    Cons

    Good people leave for the Wong reasons.