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Updated Sep 26, 2022

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Found 1,243 of over 1,540 reviews

3.9
74%
Recommend to a Friend
87%
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The Hershey Company President and Chief Executive Officer Michele Buck
Michele Buck
440 Ratings

Top Review Highlights by Sentiment

Pros
  • "Great people that are very committed to the company.(in 101 reviews)
  • "Good benefits and company car(in 101 reviews)
  • "Pay is good and higher than many on PA.(in 93 reviews)
  • "Great history and culture and legacy(in 45 reviews)
  • "clean enviroment and good salary(in 21 reviews)
Cons
  • "No work life balance(in 52 reviews)
  • "Management is poor and rules change frequently without proper notification to employees.(in 38 reviews)
  • "Long hours (9 to sometimes 12 hour days if you factor in the drives between stores)(in 32 reviews)
  • "Poor leadership and failed strategies led to multiple restructurings and job cuts.(in 20 reviews)
  • "Lack of onboarding from direct manager(in 18 reviews)
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  1. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    GOOD COMPANY TO WORK!

    Sep 26, 2022 - Marketing in Guadalajara, Jalisco
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Good enviroament and people talent

    Cons

    Low salary and low opportunities to get a good raise.

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  2. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Great Company

    Sep 26, 2022 - Sr Financial Analyst in Hershey, PA
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Flexible working environment, great benefits, great employees and management.

    Cons

    Slow career growth, lots of lateral moves before you can get promoted.

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  3. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 10 years

    Great Company...with some issues that need changed

    Sep 21, 2022 - Sales 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Overall great culture and company.

    Cons

    - Pay is not optimal - Easier to get promoted from the outside then from within when at lover levels of company.

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  4. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Territory Sales Lead

    Sep 20, 2022 - Sales Representative 
    Recommend
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    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Company car, employee mental health

    Cons

    Long hours, heavy lifting, low compensation

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  5. 4.0