Sysco

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Sysco Reviews

Updated December 17, 2014
Updated December 17, 2014
296 Reviews
3.3
296 Reviews
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Sysco President & CEO Bill DeLaney
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Corporate office in Houston has made strides in creating work-life balance for employees (in 12 reviews)

  • Can make great money in commissions and good benefits (in 13 reviews)


Cons
  • There is very little work life balance which is conducive to a healthy work environment (in 10 reviews)

  • There is no loyalty anymore, upper management does not get into the details (in 13 reviews)

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Employee Reviews

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  1.  

    Decent company

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

    I have been working at Sysco

    Pros

    Good starting pay. Room for advancement

    Cons

    Must get a 90 or better per order

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Intern

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

    I worked at Sysco as an intern

    Pros

    The people I worked with on a daily basis
    Job rotation kept everyday interesting and exciting
    Leadership truly cared and set great examples for employees

    Cons

    Sporadic hours but manageable
    Left with broad understanding of company

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    Good stuff

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

    I worked at Sysco part-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    It's a hard job, but they take care of you

    Cons

    In season, the hours are brutal

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be a little more understanding of the drivers. It's quite a difficult, underrated position

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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  5.  

    Great place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - District Sales Manager in Memphis, TN
    Current Employee - District Sales Manager in Memphis, TN

    I have been working at Sysco full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great products, services and people.

    Cons

    Can not think of any.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    My experience is as expected

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Marketing Associate (Sales Representative ) in Nashville, TN
    Current Employee - Marketing Associate (Sales Representative ) in Nashville, TN

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

    Pros

    Ability to work independently, create your own schedule

    Cons

    Customers have 24/7 access to you

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Upward mobility can be difficult

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Sales Career

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

    I worked at Sysco full-time

    Pros

    Good work, life schedule flexibility

    Cons

    High pressure, little employee loyalty.

    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  8.  

    co- workers and other workers are froendly

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

    I worked at Sysco full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    heath care, benifits are good

    Cons

    deaf not permitted to operate forklifts in wharehouse

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  9.  

    Sysco is great

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Customer Service Representative in Houston, TX

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

    Pros

    Great benefits, friendly people, lots of opportunity for growth

    Cons

    there are no cons ok

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  10.  

    Shady

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Delivery Driver in Westbrook, ME
    Current Employee - Delivery Driver in Westbrook, ME

    I have been working at Sysco full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    It was a pay check

    Cons

    Everything you can think of

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Nothing... they know everything.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
  11.  

    Good Company to work for.

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Sysco

    Pros

    A lot of products to reach many different types of customers

    Cons

    Not much help inside the building.

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