UniFirst Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated 29 Nov 2020

To filter reviews, or .
3.9
77%
Recommend to a Friend
92%
Approve of CEO
UniFirst President and CEO Steven S. Sintros
Steven S. Sintros
293 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great training program set up to help you be successful right out of the gate(in 66 reviews)

  • "Awesome people great company to work for and off on weekends(in 66 reviews)

Cons
  • "Long hours depending on the route(in 84 reviews)

  • "As a Sales Rep, you need to put in the work in your first year to set up the rest of your career(in 46 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
Pros & Cons are excerpts from user reviews. They are not authored by Glassdoor.

Reviews about "long hours"

Return to all Reviews
  1. "Solid Company"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Customer Development Representative in Charleston, SC

    I have been working at UniFirst full-time

    Pros

    Lucrative bonus/commission payout structure. Sell PPE

    Cons

    Typical lame corporate stuff/regulations. Long hours.

    UniFirst Response

    November 30, 2020Talent Acquisition Coordinator

    Hi there, thank you for your feedback! We are so glad to hear that you enjoy working with us, the feeling is mutual.

  2. "Make your own paycheck"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Diversity & Inclusion
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - RSR Route Sales Representative in Salisbury, MD
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at UniFirst full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good salary if you have a good route

    Cons

    Long hours depending on the route

    Continue reading

    UniFirst Response

    October 2, 2020Talent Acquisition Coordinator

    Thank you for submitting a review! We're glad to hear that you enjoyed working with us, the feeling is mutual.


  3. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at UniFirst full-time

    Pros

    The money is very good

    Cons

    Sometimes You work long hours

  4. "Not the same once owner passed away"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Branch Manager 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at UniFirst full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good training, co-workers,previous executives, green is a nice color

    Cons

    New upper management, long hours,

    Continue reading
  5. "You get out what you put in at Unifirst"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Route Sales Representative 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at UniFirst full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Can make good money from power routes and direct sales. Weekends off.

    Cons

    Long hours, job can be really physical at times

    Continue reading
  6. "At Unifirst you get what you put in"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Route Service Supervisor 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at UniFirst full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great work environment. If you work hard it does not go unnoticed. Unifirst is a huge company but still is able to maintain the family like culture

    Cons

    Sometimes you work long hours

    Continue reading
  7. "Scheduling"

    1.0
    Current Employee - Manager in Atlanta, GA

    I have been working at UniFirst full-time

    Pros

    the Pay is good now

    Cons

    long hours, no weekends, little time off

    UniFirst Response

    September 17, 2020Talent Acquisition Coordinator

    Thank you for submitting a review. Your feedback is appreciated.

  8. Helpful (1)

    "Bottom line is the money and that's it."

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Route Service Representative in Missouri City, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at UniFirst full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Weekends off is a plus. The pay was decent

    Cons

    Long hours. 10 hours on the clock and 5hours off Poor management safe. Little to no support when needed.

    Continue reading

    UniFirst Response

    April 8, 2020Talent Acquisition Specialist

    Thank you for submitting a review, your feedback is appreciated.

  9. "good place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at UniFirst full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    everything is good overall, cant complain

    Cons

    sometimes long hours but that's expected of management

    Continue reading

    UniFirst Response

    February 18, 2020Talent Acquisition Specialist

    Thank you for submitting a review, and for your continued dedication to UniFirst. We appreciate your hard work.

  10. "Good pay long hours and very hard on the body"

    3.0
    Current Employee - RSR Route Sales Representative 

    I have been working at UniFirst full-time

    Pros

    Good pay and early finish time.

    Cons

    Hard on the body, not enough staff,unorganized management very long hours.

    UniFirst Response

    February 18, 2020Talent Acquisition Specialist

    Thank you for submitting a review. We're very appreciative of your hard work.

Viewing 1 - 10 of 84 English Reviews