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Forward Air Overview

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Greeneville, TN
1001 to 5000 employees
1981
Company - Public (FWRD)
Transportation & Logistics
$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

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Forward Air full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Best People. Great Culture. Management mentor and motivates. You have to WANT to move up.

    Cons

    Pay needs to catch up with Peers

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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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