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Helpful (3)

AdvancePierre was a great place to work until the merger, then it became a quagmire of management problems.

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Production Coach in Enid, OK
Former Employee - Production Coach in Enid, OK
Recommends
Neutral Outlook

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

Pros

Great benefits and workplace atmosphere

Cons

Unreal production expectations and many, many managers making decisions.

Advice to Management

Need to come together and have one plan that everybody can stick with.

Other Employee Reviews for AdvancePierre Foods

  1. Diverse and challenging

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Security in Lorain, OH
    Current Employee - Security in Lorain, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AdvancePierre Foods full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    This is a very diverse company a melting pot from around the world from Americana, latin america to Africa. I myself am Muslim and we are free to pray and wear our hijab. There is also room for advancement its a fast growing company.

    Cons

    If you are not ready for long days while working 19 days straight. Don't make any plans soon.It is also a very cold enviroment. Your basical.ly working in a freezer 8 to 12 hours.your. Its very fast paced production ran.

    Advice to Management

    Better pay across the board competing against the other larger corporate companies. better vacation package. Understanding the workers and what they face on a daily basis everything is not just numbers. Reach the people become family oriented work enviroment and work out room. You will get your goals no problem.the exercise less stress and day care less worries less call offs offs. A place for muslims to pray. Your reach your people by them feeling you care you never have to worry about numbers call offs.you build a family within the company.


  2. Helpful (2)

    Horrible Place to work

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - R&D - Sandwich and Meats in Cincinnati, OH
    Current Employee - R&D - Sandwich and Meats in Cincinnati, OH
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    The Pay is above average for this part of the country

    Cons

    Pierre is a company without a vision. Even though Pierre emerged from bankruptcy over a year ago, it still acts like a company that is starving and desperate for business. The culture is one where people find joy throwing one another under the bus. It is a face pace place where the scope of projects is always changing. R&D is not respected or well regarded. There is a lack of focus and leadership from upper management. People at the VP level have great work live balance but everyone else is expected to work long hours and answer emails and phone calls around the clock and on weekends. The corporate headquarters is dirty and most gas station public bathrooms are cleaner. This is not a good place to work. The revolving door syndrome that has plagued the organization will continue unless management takes a look at the way business in run by middle management.

    Advice to Management

    Take time to ask employees about how to improve the work environment. Clearly communicate the corporate vision on a quarterly basis. Value work life balance and create a culture of trust where thinking outside of the box is valued and encouraged. Take a hard look at everyone at the VP and SVP levels and assess whether they are hurting the business with their approach.


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