Old Dominion Freight Reviews

Updated 4 Aug 2020

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3.9
74%
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83%
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Old Dominion Freight President, CEO, and Director  David S. Congdon
David S. Congdon
283 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great place, good pay an great benefits(in 90 reviews)

  • "Great pay and management just get to work(in 79 reviews)

Cons
  • "Long hours and not much time for family during the week(in 34 reviews)

  • "No overtime until after 60 hrs a week and not allowed(in 24 reviews)

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  1. "Great Company to work for!"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Local P&D Driver in Olympia, WA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Old Dominion Freight full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great pay, Co workers and management

    Cons

    Loose communication between terminals and corporate

  2. Helpful (1)

    "Looks good on the outside, but hell on the inside."

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Line Haul Supervisor in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good pay, opportunity to transfer anywhere in US.

    Cons

    Lots of politics and passing of the buck.

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  3. "Great company ."

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Truck Driver 

    I have been working at Old Dominion Freight full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Everything, pay , benefits. Work balance. People.

    Cons

    NonE none none none none

  4. "Company takes care of the driver"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - P&D Driver At Old Dominion Freight Line in Rialto, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Old Dominion Freight full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great pay Great opportunity Managment is open to ideas

    Cons

    Overtime after 12th hour in a day or 60 hours in a week.

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  5. "strong company"

    3.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - P and D Driver in Worcester, MA

    I have been working at Old Dominion Freight full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Strong company to work for and good benefits

    Cons

    No paid overtime. You have to look at the board everyday then make sure they did the update for the day

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  6. "Great"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Truck Driver in Atlanta, GA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Old Dominion Freight full-time

    Pros

    Very professional company nice workplace

    Cons

    Nothing really bad besides some people make job difficult

  7. "It's an okay place to work"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Class A CDL Delivery Driver in Oxford, MA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Secure company. Good lots of small benefits.

    Cons

    Everyday you have to look at the board to see what you're doing for the following morning. Not being paid overtime. The cost of health insurance.

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  8. "Amazing job"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Dock Worker in Denver, CO

    I worked at Old Dominion Freight full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great pay and management just get to work

    Cons

    Tough work, it tires you out

  9. "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - P&D Driver in Roanoke, VA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Old Dominion Freight full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great place, good pay an great benefits.

    Cons

    No cons it's a great job.

  10. COVID-19

    "Run and don't waste your time here. IT is abysmal and has been for years."

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    On-site health clinic, yoga classes, food trucks visit occasionally

    Cons

    Good old boy mentality; resistant to change, years behind the curve in technology, clueless executive leadership and business owners who think they know more about technology than the people in IT. Does not trust its workers if it can't micromanage them. Forced many IT workers back into the office while Covid-19 was still rampant, even though they are able to work just as effectively remotely.

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