YRC Freight Reviews

Updated Aug 5, 2020

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3.1
46%
Recommend to a Friend
36%
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YRC Freight President TJ O’Connor
TJ O’Connor
65 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay and benefits cant complain(in 49 reviews)

  • "decent pay for management side, good befits(in 28 reviews)

Cons
  • "You will get no support from upper Management at all(in 37 reviews)

  • "Expect long hours with barely or below average pay(in 26 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (6)

    "Account Executive"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at YRC Freight full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    I enjoyed working with new prospects and converting them to loyal customers. It provided outstanding training program and some of the best co-Workers you could ever hope to work with.

    Cons

    Not really any wife or I could find.

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  2. "good company"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Delivery Driver in Denver, CO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at YRC Freight full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    insurance was great for my family

    Cons

    hours were long and often changed after bid


  3. "We sometimes forget what we have"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Cdl Class A Driver in Tracy, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at YRC Freight full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great benefits. set start times

    Cons

    Equipment could be a lot better

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  4. "Not driver freindly"

    2.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Combo Driver/Dock in Cleveland, OH
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at YRC Freight full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Can get to work relatively fast, from application to start.

    Cons

    They do not keep maintenance of trailers, they drag their feet on workers comp claims, do not fully pay into pension so that upper management can keep their bonuses, They claim union rates but basically pay the lowest wages in the LTL industry.

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  5. "Good job and salary"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Expedited Shipments Coordinator in Overland Park, KS
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at YRC Freight full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good company culture, good team environment

    Cons

    May have to work evenings or irregular hours

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  6. "Undesirable management"

    1.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Urbandale, IA
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at YRC Freight full-time

    Pros

    Great employees to work with

    Cons

    Management is arrogant and rude.

  7. "ok"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Dock Worker in Memphis, TN

    I have been working at YRC Freight full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great benefits and good hours

    Cons

    Lay off, and lack of communicate with management

  8. "Not the best place"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Industrial Engineer 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at YRC Freight full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good learning experience and good place for projects

    Cons

    Inconsistent management and direction. Needs to clean house

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  9. "STAY AWAY.."

    1.0
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    Former Employee - Dock Supervisor in Bloomington, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at YRC Freight full-time

    Pros

    None maybe just the pay

    Cons

    Lazy union employees that don't care about anything. Management sucks all they do is point fingers and blame everyone else. No support at all and let's not forget that they still are running in the red

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  10. "I give it a 3 star"

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Linehaul Assistant Manager in Irving, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at YRC Freight full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    i have a good schuled

    Cons

    having to work with teamsters

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