YRC Worldwide Reviews

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YRC Worldwide CEO & Director James L. Welch
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    Project Management Experience

    Current Employee - IT Project Manager in Overland Park, KS
    Current Employee - IT Project Manager in Overland Park, KS

    I have been working at YRC Worldwide as a contractor (more than an year)

    Pros

    Buidling back up the IT processes and enabling a PMP
    Introducing Agile development
    Flexible work environment

    Cons

    Not a cohesive effort to role out the Agile process
    Communication on IT direction sometimes not clear and communicated well through the ranks
    Not getting back to the basics before moving forward

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Gather more input on the changes being put in place from the experience that is being hired in.

YRC Worldwide Interviews

Updated Oct 13, 2014
Updated Oct 13, 2014

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    Procurement Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Overland Park, KS
    Anonymous Employee in Overland Park, KS
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at YRC Worldwide in September 2014.

    Interview Details

    Applied through indeed. Got a phone call from the hiring mgr. of the department asking for a quick 20 minute conversation over the phone about resume,etc. Suggested to come in for an person interview the following week. The interview was basic, interviewed with two people ( Procurement Director and Procurement Mgr ). Just basic questions about your experiences with software applications, project management, schooling, certifications, etc. Great experience overall. Waiting for a call back as they wrap up interviews.

    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

YRC Worldwide Awards & Accolades

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Barron's 500, Barron's, 2009
World’s Most Admired Companies, Fortune, 2008

Additional Info

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Website www.yrcw.com
Headquarters Overland Park, KS
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1924
Type Company - Public (YRCW)
Industry Transportation & Logistics
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year

As one of the largest providers of less-than-truckload (LTL) transportation in North America, holding company YRC Worldwide wants to stand for "Your Regional Carrier." (LTL carriers consolidate freight from multiple shippers into a single mode.) About two-thirds of the company's revenue is generated from its national transportation segment, YRC, which operates some 16,000 tractors and 52,000 trailers from a network of 440 service facilities. YRC Worldwide also has a collection of regional LTL carriers. Its YRC Truckload subsidiary oversees truckload carrier USF Glen Moore... More

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