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Greeneville, TN
1001 to 5000 employees
1981
Company - Public (FWRD)
Trucking
$500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
Unknown
Forward Air Corporation is a leading provider of time-definite surface transportation and related logistics services to the North American air freight and expedited LTL market. We provide scheduled surface transportation of cargo as a cost effective, reliable alternative to air ... Read more

Forward Air Reviews

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    Current Employee - CARRIER DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR in Groveport, OH
    Current Employee - CARRIER DEVELOPMENT COORDINATOR in Groveport, OH
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    I have been working at Forward Air full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Advancement opportunities, rapidly growing company, great senior management, open to new ideas, appreciates hard work, rewards those who should be rewarded, overtime opportunities

    Cons

    technology is way behind the times

    Advice to Management

    Hard work gets recognized.

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Forward Air Interviews

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    Dock Worker Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Indianapolis, IN
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    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took a week. I interviewed at Forward Air (Indianapolis, IN).

    Interview

    1:1 interview process with Terminal Manager. Background screen and drug test are required for employment. This usually takes about a week or two. Interview isn't a long hard process. Just have a good attitude and be willing to come to work to work. Asked the usual questions of able to perform, experience and etc,. Nothing to hard.

    Interview Questions

    • Do you have experience operating a fork lift?   1 Answer
    • Can you lift more than 50 lbs.? Are you able to bend?   1 Answer
    • Can you work in cold weather conditions?   1 Answer
    • Can you work in hot weather?   1 Answer
    • Have you ever loaded/unloaded freight?   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    I didn't really negotiate for more money. I was happy to get a job.

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Forward Air Awards & Accolades

  • America's 200 Best Small Companies, Forbes, 2009
  • America's 200 Best Small Companies, Forbes, 2008

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