YRC Freight Reviews

Updated 5 Mar 2021

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3.1
47%
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YRC Freight President TJ O’Connor
TJ O’Connor
91 Ratings
Pros
  • "No touch freight, good pay, paid insurance(in 54 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)

  • "Long hours, no home life, management doesn’t seem to care(in 27 reviews)

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  1. "Used to be a great place to work"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Transportation Manager in Allentown, PA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at YRC Freight full-time

    Pros

    Great employees and great pay

    Cons

    Unethical managers without high integrity

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  2. "Good pay"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Night Linehaul Driver 

    I have been working at YRC Freight full-time

    Pros

    Benefits and great pay union job

    Cons

    Layover and crazy start time


  3. "Not great"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Shift Manager/Shift Operations Manager in Indianapolis, IN

    I worked at YRC Freight full-time

    Pros

    Good schedule, not stellar not bad

    Cons

    Union environment is tough but fair

  4. "Easygoing"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Software Engineer in Leawood, KS
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

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

    Pros

    Work life balance, easygoing, good medical benefits

    Cons

    Not very challenging in terms of latest tech, very limited cloud investment

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  5. "More pros than cons"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Linehaul Driver in Salt Lake City, UT
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good pay, union backed, a lot of miles per week.

    Cons

    Dispatch barely ever answers the phone.

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  6. "Good place to work"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - UPS Mechanic in Montgomery, AL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at YRC Freight full-time

    Pros

    Free insurance Benefits Vacation Sick time Flexible hours

    Cons

    Shift work, Weekends Work outside Short lunch breaks Can’t leave for lunch

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  7. "City Driver/ Dock Worker"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Delivery Driver in Salt Lake City, UT
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Lots of work and hours available

    Cons

    Bottom of seniority list and graveyard hours

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  8. "Poor management"

    2.0
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    Current Employee - Operations Supervisor in Nashville, TN
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at YRC Freight full-time

    Pros

    Been in business for long time

    Cons

    Outdated technology. Continuous bad decisions made by upper mgmt

  9. "Union scsle"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Class A Truck Driver in Farmington, NM

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

    Pros

    LTL; not the same thing daily

    Cons

    Days varied from 4-13 hours

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  10. "Was good pay"

    2.0
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    Current Employee - Clerk 
    Doesn't Recommend

    I have been working at YRC Freight full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Was good pay at first,...

    Cons

    BAD MANAGEMENT, BIG EGO'S they allow customers to down talk you with no SUPPORT!!!!

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