Central Transport

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Central Transport Reviews

Updated December 11, 2014
Updated December 11, 2014
99 Reviews
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99 Reviews
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Central Transport CEO Manuel J. (Matty) Moroun
Manuel J. (Matty) Moroun
75 Ratings

Review Highlights

Pros
  • Good training, friendly atmosphere, and decent pay (in 6 reviews)

  • good pay and benefits weekends off (in 4 reviews)


Cons
  • This position brought very long hours for a salaried position (in 7 reviews)

  • The health insurance provided is owed by a sister company and is brutal and over priced (in 5 reviews)

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  1.  

    Its not nearly as terrible as people say

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Quality in Warren, MI
    Current Employee - Quality in Warren, MI

    I have been working at Central Transport full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    room for growth, great people, challenging work

    Cons

    lower salary, questionable management, high turnover

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. 3 people found this helpful  

    Horrible company

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - City Driver in Detroit, MI
    Current Employee - City Driver in Detroit, MI

    I have been working at Central Transport full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Don't work there as a driver

    Cons

    Everything about the company..... ....

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Spend a little money and upgrade terminals

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3. 1 person found this helpful  

    P&d driver

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - P&D Drucer in Aurora, IL
    Current Employee - P&D Drucer in Aurora, IL

    I have been working at Central Transport full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    They got some work to do but. They pay over time after 55 hours and top pay is 22 hour suck

    Cons

    No goog benefits the equipment is no good no uniform go have to work the dock wen is cold out side -50 in Chicago

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    go there if you got no experience wen you got your experience move on

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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  5. 1 person found this helpful  

    horrible

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Central Transport

    Pros

    some people are cool, matty is a mogul and modern day baron

    Cons

    illegally long hours, old building, smelly bathrooms

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    new exec needed, ownership needs to make changes

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6. 2 people found this helpful  

    Not so bad since we finally got new trucks

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Line Haul Driver
    Current Employee - Line Haul Driver

    I have been working at Central Transport (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Pay is decent, new trucks

    Cons

    no one cares about the employees. horrible insurance and no direct deposit

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    quit calling and harrassing people who are 1 minute late. we will be there when we can. We get fired for talking on phone and driving but then you call us while we are driving

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  7.  

    Great place, mediocre benefits

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Technical in Sterling Heights, MI
    Current Employee - Technical in Sterling Heights, MI

    I have been working at Central Transport full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Excellent pay package and friendly environment

    Cons

    Benefits are not bad. Just not ideal, no 401k match

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Fix the roof in Sterling Heights

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Room to Grow

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Central Transport full-time

    Pros

    There are lots of opportunity for growth in the company as long as you are willing to put in the hard work and effort. Family friendly and great people to work with

    Cons

    Wish hours could be a little more flexible and maybe have the ability to work from home.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    My position at Central Transport is exciting, challenging, and rewarding - every day!

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Detroit, MI
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Detroit, MI

    I have been working at Central Transport full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    I like the environment and Company Leadership. We provide a great service to Customers and to the US.

    Cons

    Our turnover at the Driver level is higher than I would prefer. We need to find a way to better retain our most important assets - our drivers.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Continue with the positive changes we are implementing here at the Corporate Office, and in the field.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Challenging positions, yet a great place to learn the industry and build a long term career.

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Labor Relations in Cleveland, OH
    Current Employee - Labor Relations in Cleveland, OH

    I have been working at Central Transport full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    -Opportunity for growth based on employee performance
    -Loyal and trustworthy superiors
    -Very competitive salary
    -Very friendly atmosphere of people

    Cons

    -Be prepared to work the required hours to get the job done, this may include weekends from time to time
    -Insurance company interaction with employees could be improved

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11. 2 people found this helpful  

    going down hill

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    Former Employee - Truck Driver in Dallas, TX
    Former Employee - Truck Driver in Dallas, TX

    I worked at Central Transport full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    good co workers can work more to make more money (on the dock)

    Cons

    truck and trailers are old . and the pay it's the lowest of all the L T L trucking companys

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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