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Knight Transportation Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated Oct 29, 2020

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3.5
69%
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Knight Transportation Chief Executive Officer and President David A. Jackson
David A. Jackson
182 Ratings
Pros
  • "Home time are always as promised(in 20 reviews)

  • "Nice trucks good terminals not bad pay(in 17 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Long Hours, Busy during holiday seasons(in 38 reviews)

  • "Dispatch needs to remember that we're not mind readers out here on the road-communication is key(in 24 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Long hours and very rewarding

      Aug 13, 2020 - Senior National Account Manager in Phoenix, AZ
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      CEO and C Suite are approachable, caring, and great people

      Cons

      Long Hours definitely a 24/7 mentality

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      Really Great Environemt

      Oct 29, 2020 - Manager in Phoenix, AZ
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Really helpful team and they do not micromanage.

      Cons

      Some long hours and lots of phone calls

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    3. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      It's A Grind

      Sep 10, 2020 - Transportation Analyst in Phoenix, AZ
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Fast Paced Environment, Lots to Learn, Great Coworkers

      Cons

      Long Hours, Busy during holiday seasons

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great Place to work and Grow

      Oct 23, 2019 - Planner in Kansas City, KS
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Awesome culture with great people to work with

      Cons

      Long hours, includes after hours and some weekends

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Good company

      Sep 21, 2019 - Driver Manager in Indianapolis, IN
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      opportunities. good training program. good people in the office.

      Cons

      long hours, drivers have driver manager cell phone numbers

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    6. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Market manager

      Mar 17, 2019 - Market Manager in Phoenix, AZ
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good management, you learn everything about the operations side of the transportation industry, raise every year, lots of growth opportunities

      Cons

      After hours phone calls from night crew, drivers and customers. You are never really off. Weekend rotations every 5-6 weeks. Very high stress level, extremely long hours almost every day.

      2 people found this review helpful
    7. 1.0
      Former Employee, more than 1 year

      No training - sink or swim

      Feb 18, 2019 - CDL Driver Recruiter (Hiring Manager) in Phoenix, AZ
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Crazy backround music that repeats every 2 hours every day

      Cons

      Little training, long hours and expected to work nights and weekends if quotas are not met. The smallest cubicles, with no provision for noise control, along with the highest density of workers per square foot ever experienced

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    8. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 5 years

      Account Manager

      Nov 15, 2018 - Anonymous Employee in Phoenix, AZ
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Direct access to Executives and VP's

      Cons

      Long hours, weekends, and holidays 24/7 mentality

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Delivery Driver

      Jun 12, 2018 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good management team that helps drivers out.

      Cons

      Long hours and broke down trucks.

      1 person found this review helpful
    10. 3.0
      Former Employee

      About average

      May 24, 2018 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Casual work environment, employee stock options

      Cons

      Over worked employees long hours low pay, high expectations, low ceiling

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