Con-way Freight

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217 Reviews
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217 Reviews
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Con-way Freight President and Chief Executive Officer Douglas W. Stotlar
Douglas W. Stotlar
91 Ratings
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    Good driving job

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    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Driver Sales Representative  in  Dayton, OH
    Former Employee - Driver Sales Representative in Dayton, OH

    I worked at Con-way Freight full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Benefits are good. Not as good or cheap as when I started though. Able to switch from city to line haul operatioin once a year. very little trouble with the equipment.

    Cons

    Have to be flexible on hours. Start times always changing and you never know when quitting time will be

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

Con-way Freight Interviews

Updated Aug 25, 2014
Updated Aug 25, 2014

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    User Experience Research Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took a day - interviewed at Con-way Freight.

    Interview Details

    It was a very disappointing experience as I came perfectly prepared and the company was not. I got many sorts of conflicting information.

    First, I met with HR, who said the entire team got an email this morning so everything was ready. They made sure I would have a Mac adapter, which I requested, and I was actually going for a 2 hr interview (not 1 hr as previously stated). She said I was meeting with one person from UX, and then the entire team. I said that was fine, even though it was not as planned.

    When I met with actually 2 people from UX, they seemed surprised I had a presentation, which I was told to prepared. They also did not have an adapter, and seemed to have never heard of a request. Luckily, I came ready with a flash drive in case this happened. Then, they ended the interview at 1 hr, and i asked where I was going next, but they said it was only a 1 hr interview, and they'll ask me back after discussion. One person didn't seem to know what project they were hiring for.

    I'm not sure where the breakdown in communication was, but it was one of the most disorganized experiences I've been through.

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me about a situation where the job was very political and you were asked to change directions multiple times.   View Answer
    No Offer
    Negative Experience

Con-way Freight Awards & Accolades

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LTL Carrier of the Year, Technicolor Home Entertainment Services, 2013
LTL Carrier of the Year Award, Ryder Supply Chain Services, 2012
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Additional Info

Website www.con-way.com
Headquarters Ann Arbor, MI
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1929
Type Company - Public (CNW)
Industry Transportation & Logistics
Revenue $5 to $10 billion (USD) per year

Con-way Freight is the industry’s leading less-than-truckload (LTL) freight transportation company, providing guaranteed, day-definite regional and transcontinental service with exception-free delivery, on-time service performance and faster transit times through a single, unified network of over 300 service centers in the United States, Canada, Mexico and Puerto Rico. Con-way... More

Mission: Guided by our values of Safety, Collaboration, Integrity, Commitment and Excellence, we deliver quality services and innovative solutions for our partners everywhere. We... More

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