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S.P. Richards Reviews

Updated October 14, 2018
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Pros
  • "A lot of good people work there" (in 6 reviews)

  • "Good place to work with good work/life balance" (in 3 reviews)

Cons
  • "You all have been working long hours, and we are trying to get people, but the quota for everyone has gone down" (in 5 reviews)

  • "Upper management at this particular branch and communication skills" (in 5 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (1)

    "warehose"

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    Current Employee - Warehouse Manager in Tukwila, WA
    Current Employee - Warehouse Manager in Tukwila, WA

    I have been working at S.P. Richards full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good company to work and grow

    Cons

    I have noting to say


  2. Helpful (1)

    "Current employee of three years"

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    Current Employee - Order Filler in San Antonio, TX
    Current Employee - Order Filler in San Antonio, TX

    I have been working at S.P. Richards full-time

    Pros

    Generous pay and overtime, can make good money if you're akin to physical work and have the patience to wait two years. Ideal job for a young person with no discernible skills, but a solid work ethic.

    Cons

    Small company and shrinking; questionable future.

  3. "OK Job"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at S.P. Richards full-time

    Pros

    Decent pay, very seldom work weekends,

    Cons

    Hard work, daily grind is repetetive

    Advice to Management

    Allow each warehouse to customize inventory for local markets, never stock more than a 3 months supply of any item


  4. "Great Stable Company"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at S.P. Richards full-time

    Pros

    My boss and co workers

    Cons

    Old technology. Systems were outdated.

    Advice to Management

    Update systems


  5. "S.P. Richards is average"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Smyrna, GA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Smyrna, GA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at S.P. Richards full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Stable company with average benefits

    Cons

    Advance opportunity and growth are limited.

    Advice to Management

    Review the business model


  6. "never enough employee"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at S.P. Richards full-time

    Pros

    If you are in the old pay system. pay not bad

    Cons

    Since we are constantly under staff you will be working very very long hours

    Advice to Management

    getting enough staff


  7. "Good Company"

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    Current Employee - Warehouse Manager in Smyrna, GA
    Current Employee - Warehouse Manager in Smyrna, GA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at S.P. Richards full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great work environment. Good people to work with.

    Cons

    Slow on making decisions. Budget can be a little tight.

    Advice to Management

    Be quicker to change.

  8. "Long Hours"

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    Current Employee - Warehouse
    Current Employee - Warehouse
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at S.P. Richards full-time

    Pros

    The direct deposit hits your bank account. Great group of coworkers.

    Cons

    No Mercy-style management creates a lot of turnover.

    Advice to Management

    Be honest. Be Fair. Be Human.


  9. "Accounts"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at S.P. Richards full-time

    Pros

    Definitely a great company culture

    Cons

    Customer base is shrinking year over year


  10. Helpful (1)

    "Worst place I ever worked from A to Z"

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    Former Employee - Checker in Columbus, OH
    Former Employee - Checker in Columbus, OH
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at S.P. Richards full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Salary and benefits when we had a pensions and I like the job itself without the people and the kid atmosphere

    Cons

    I don’t know where to start this place should be a reality show to much drama and way to many A’ Holes

    Advice to Management

    Quit you suck , stop being racist pigs , stop lying to make people quit, stop favoring people, enough with the large egos, stop the high turnover, treat people like humans