Hapag-Lloyd Reviews

Updated May 10, 2020

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3.3
58%
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Hapag-Lloyd Chairman, Executive Board Michael Behrendt
Michael Behrendt
85 Ratings
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  • "No room for growth, must be in current position for a year before moving to another dept(in 8 reviews)

  • "Little room for growth or challenges(in 7 reviews)

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  1. "Excellent place to work"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Financial Analyst in Piscataway, NJ
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Hapag-Lloyd full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great employee benefits. Open atmosphere

    Cons

    Long hours and intense work load

    Hapag-Lloyd2020-05-03
  2. "Large shipping company competitive with the largest players"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Business Intelligence in Piscataway, NJ
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Hapag-Lloyd full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Strong leadership growing business through mergers & organic growth

    Cons

    Old fashioned, very German approach to business.

    Hapag-Lloyd2020-05-10
  3. "Old Technology - Old School"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Hapag-Lloyd full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Nice people, and generous lunch time

    Cons

    Technology out of date, No HR systems, Benefits expensive & bad coverage

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    Hapag-Lloyd2020-04-29
  4. "Operations coordinator - former employer"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Operations Coordinator in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Hapag-Lloyd full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    A good place to learn about streamline companies

    Cons

    no opportunity for growth. minimum salary

    Hapag-Lloyd2020-03-19
  5. "Ok job / difficult atmosphere"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Lisle, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Hapag-Lloyd full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Benefits and Pay Co-workers Good entry-level if self motivated to learn

    Cons

    Over worked Poor training Lots of tension between departments

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    Hapag-Lloyd2020-03-23
  6. "Managers"

    2.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Operations in Houston, TX

    I worked at Hapag-Lloyd full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Some co workers were knowledgeable and helpful

    Cons

    They are not family oriented. They don’t lead by example and no advancement. Bonuses are straight across the board. Not based on merit like they say. No incentive to give 110%

    Hapag-Lloyd2020-02-26
  7. "export documentation"

    1.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Documentation Coordinator in Peachtree Corners, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Hapag-Lloyd full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    pay they TRY to make work fun

    Cons

    horrible management 2 15 minute breaks that are strictly timed pay is low for the amount of work call center environment feels like slavery

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    Hapag-Lloyd2020-03-15
  8. "Excellent Training Program and preparation for the position."

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Export Booking Coordinator 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Hapag-Lloyd full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Training Program was excellent Pay and benefits excellent Position responsibilities were challenging and manageable

    Cons

    Parking at the facility was a challenge.

    Hapag-Lloyd2020-01-22
  9. "Transitioning of departments to Atlanta will have growing pains"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Ops Manager in Lisle, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Hapag-Lloyd full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Respected, stable, prominent global company. Better than average time-off per year. Pension, in addition to 401K match.

    Cons

    Chicago office losing most of its Operations & Finance staff; company consolidating into one main service center in, Atlanta. Losing so much experience, replaced with brand new green staff.

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    Hapag-Lloyd2020-01-14
  10. Helpful (2)

    "Horrible management that abuse employees"

    1.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Peachtree Corners, GA
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Hapag-Lloyd full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The only pro is the work life because other employees are great .

    Cons

    Very little room for advancement, little pay for amount of work, management is crap. More like a school that wants to discipline their employees

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    Hapag-Lloyd2020-02-04
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