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Reviews for truck driving/transportation

Review factors

Feel-Good Factor

Company Culture
3.00
Support from management
2.00
Teamwork
2.00
Freedom to work independently
2.00
Internal Communication
3.00
Office / Work Environment
1.00
Environmental Friendliness
3.00
Work-Life Balance
1.00
Challenging Work
3.00
Inclusive / Diverse
3.00

Career factor

Gender Equality
3.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
2.00
Career Development
2.00
Overall compensation for your work
2.00
Company Image
1.00
Job Security
2.00
Handicapped Accessibility
2.00
Workplace Safety
3.00
Benefits

The following benefits are offered

No flex. working hours No parking Easy access to public transportation No stock or equity options No defined contribution plans/company 401(k) No onsite daycare facility No reimbursed daycare No ability to work remotely No desirable office location No tuition assistance No Paid Parental Leave No defined contribution company match/employer 401(k) match No flexible spending account No paid time off No healthcare (including vision and dental) No relocation allowance No life insurance

The following perks are offered

No on site cafeteria No meal or transportation allowance No health and wellness programs No employee discounts No vehicle allowance No employee events No dogs allowed No fitness center on site No company provided food and/or drink
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  • 07.Jun 2016
  • Employee

Company Culture

Yes & no,depending on the firm, their attitude is:you chose your occupation, like who cares

Support from management

97 % of all trucking outfits lie,lead you into employment by broken promises/false pretence

Teamwork

Only when beneficial to the firm & not the employee

Freedom to work independently

Sometimes, sometimes not

Internal Communication

Depending upon disclosure of information

Gender Equality

50, 50

Attitude towards older colleagues

No

Career Development

No

Overall compensation for your work

Far and few in between,i have been driving a tractor trailer semi for 39 years,companies get cheeper each year

Office / Work Environment

Glorified,spend half of your wages living in a semi,with no quality home time,all in the semi

Environmental Friendliness

N/a

Work-Life Balance

Always peer pressure, no balance, always at their beckon call

Company Image

No not fondly,,image does reflect reality,road dogs wanted

Job Security

No stability

Handicapped Accessibility

N/a

Workplace Safety

Yes and no,depending on the workplace

Challenging Work

Yes and no

Inclusive / Diverse

Depending on the workplace/firm

Suggestions for improvement

  • Pay accordingly if you want "road dogs"to live in your trucks,sans homelife

What I like about the company

My paycheck (whenever you find a job that pays you for the fruits of your labor, ACCORDINGLY)

What I dislike about the company

You spend your life dedicated to an unappreciative career with no quality of life or pay

Company Culture
3.00
Support from management
2.00
Teamwork
2.00
Freedom to work independently
2.00
Internal Communication
3.00
Gender Equality
3.00
Attitude towards older colleagues
2.00
Career Development
2.00
Overall compensation for your work
2.00
Office / Work Environment
1.00
Environmental Friendliness
3.00
Work-Life Balance
1.00
Company Image
1.00
Job Security
2.00
Handicapped Accessibility
2.00
Workplace Safety
3.00
Challenging Work
3.00
Inclusive / Diverse
3.00
  • Company
    truck driving/transportation
  • City
    anywhere usa
  • Are you a Current or Former Employee?
    Current employee
  • Position
    Employee
  • Department
    Logistics/materials management
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