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Hillshire Brands Reviews

Updated Oct 2, 2019

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2.7
41%
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72%
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Pros
  • "good pay, good benefits, work from home for Administrative staff(in 8 reviews)

  • "Fun culture, great brands, good people(in 6 reviews)

Cons
  • "Upper management is disorganized and completely Ignorant to the things around them most of them have no idea what is happening on a day to day basis(in 8 reviews)

  • "Again, no regard for work/life balance(in 7 reviews)

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  1. "Excellent place to work"

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    Former Employee - Ecommerce Analyst in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Hillshire Brands full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Hillshire was a fantastic place to work- great culture and excellent benefits

    Cons

    I have no cons for Hillshire

    Hillshire Brands2019-05-24
  2. "Production"

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    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Hillshire Brands

    Pros

    It will be better job

    Cons

    This company good pay rate

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    Hillshire Brands2019-10-02
  3. "Chaos Reigns"

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    Former Employee - Supervisor 

    I worked at Hillshire Brands full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Facility makes very good products.

    Cons

    Micromanagement, constant turnover, long hours, poor pay.

    Hillshire Brands2019-06-06
  4. "Loved working here, Great advancement opportunities!"

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    Former Employee - Production in Alexandria, KY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Hillshire Brands full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great people and a great environment to work in.

    Cons

    The only con here is that you are working in a colder environment.

    Hillshire Brands2018-10-23
  5. "Great company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Hillshire Brands full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits and great pay would recommend

    Cons

    None it was all good

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    Hillshire Brands2018-08-03
  6. "Great Management. Terrible job"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends

    I have been working at Hillshire Brands full-time

    Pros

    Management was great. Easy work.

    Cons

    Having blood poured on you for 10 hours a day isn't fun.

    Hillshire Brands2018-03-14
  7. Helpful (1)

    "Senior Manager"

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    Former Employee - Finance in Chicago, IL
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Hillshire Brands full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Plant Management and staff are progressive, friendly and supportive. Fun environment to grow professionally and gain an education in food manufacturing, if working directly with most Plant personnel.

    Cons

    Corporate Management lackluster at best. Poor communicators, back stabbing, lack of access and continually changing guidelines and procedures.

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    Hillshire Brands2017-09-15
  8. "Management"

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    Former Employee - Remove Ribs and Lift Loin Back in Newbern, TN
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Hillshire Brands full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Assist you and answer any and all question related to the work environment.

    Cons

    Stand over your shoulder make you uncomfortable in the work place and are non-sympathatic on a one on one counceling

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    Hillshire Brands2017-08-06
  9. "operator 3"

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    Former Employee - Operator III in Zeeland, MI
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Hillshire Brands full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    the job was easy to learn, pay rate was good, benefits were good, paid holidays & vacation time, caring health staff.

    Cons

    attendance was based on a point system, supervisor played favorites, certain employee's behavior was overlooked based on race, line attentdants would single out certain employees

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    Hillshire Brands2017-03-16
  10. Helpful (2)

    "Was a Great Company before Tyson Aquisition"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at Hillshire Brands full-time

    Pros

    Innovative Company, great benefits, decent pay

    Cons

    Tyson removed the ability to be a free thinking company

    Hillshire Brands2017-02-20
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