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Schneider Reviews

Updated 22 January, 2015
Updated 22 January, 2015
245 Reviews
3.1
245 Reviews
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • Good benefits with opportunity to move to different postions (in 14 reviews)

  • Good Company to work for with a decent salary and good work/life balance (in 7 reviews)


Cons
  • big and some times you can be lost in the mass of people, as you move up work/life balance takes a hit (in 12 reviews)

  • The vast majority of opportunities lead to Green Bay (in 9 reviews)

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  1.  

    Decent place that could use a bit more re-organization

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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Software Developer in Ottawa, ON
    Current Employee - Senior Software Developer in Ottawa, ON

    I have been working at Schneider full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Good Company to work for with a decent salary and good work/life balance.

    Cons

    Sometimes there are many unknowns in projects, but it does not have to be that way (at least not all the time). Most of the work is outsourced to other divisions as each division "owns" a piece of key technology.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    It could be a better experience for everyone if the management heeded the advice from Senior Engineers in technical matters instead of taking a pick and then pushing it on them.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    EXCELLENT PEOPLE....hard to do business with but the People are great!

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Sales
    Former Employee - Sales

    I worked at Schneider full-time

    Pros

    FAIR, SINCERE PEOPLE, MOST OF THE PEOPLE HAVE Integrity! GREAT BONUS STRUCTURE and Profit share

    Cons

    a lot of operations people doing sales jobs, no growth opportunities

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  3.  

    Great company to work for

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Schneider

    Pros

    Work life balance, there is an exercise room, managers are well trained, very well compensated for the work we do on a daily basis

    Cons

    The only thing is that there is a lot of people who work here. The camaraderie is nice, but can get too personal sometimes

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep doing what you are doing, stay innovative and promote from within

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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  5.  

    Wonderful company to work for.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Driver Recruiting Representative in Green Bay, WI (US)
    Former Employee - Driver Recruiting Representative in Green Bay, WI (US)

    I worked at Schneider

    Pros

    This company treats there employees extremely well. Very come hens I've training program so you are very comfortable with the job by the time you are on your own.

    Cons

    It is a large corporations so that always has its downfalls but overall it is a great company to work for.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  6.  

    Good Company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Bangalore (India)
    Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer in Bangalore (India)

    I have been working at Schneider

    Pros

    Work Life Balance.Transportation facility is provided

    Cons

    Increments should be given mid year as well

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Give proper hikes

  7.  

    Great place to work @. Great management/leaders.

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Dedicated Driver in Bakersfield, CA (US)
    Current Employee - Dedicated Driver in Bakersfield, CA (US)

    I have been working at Schneider full-time (more than an year)

    Pros

    Management or (DBL) works with you, and respects you as what you are: a "professional driver" this guys are former drivers so they know what you talking about and they take care of you.

    Cons

    Nothing really. I mean like any other job. It has ups and downs, but my experience with SNI its been pretty much all ups.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep doing good, and good job putting those DBls in that office that actually know what they're doing considering all of them been on the road and actually understand you when you need something.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Worst

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Company Driver in Green Bay, WI (US)
    Current Employee - Company Driver in Green Bay, WI (US)

    I have been working at Schneider full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Commitment to safty.

    Cons

    Pay is low, highly restrictive truck governors,

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Fix your training program and review your t.e.'s

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  9.  

    LONG HOURS/LOW PAY/LOG VIOLATIONS

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Dedicated Driver in Seattle, WA (US)
    Current Employee - Dedicated Driver in Seattle, WA (US)

    I have been working at Schneider full-time (less than an year)

    Pros

    Decent Trucks and driver service phone number for immediate assistance with any issue

    Cons

    Drive and work unloading truck 13.5 hours in one day (and it was on an e-log). and get your pay for 108.00 and paystub that says 9.5 hours and confusing explanations on bobtail miles and loaded miles
    Doesn't matter if your getting paid hourly or by miles-if you work 13.5 hours for 108.00 that means you are working for $8.00 an hour in a state where MINIMUM WAGE is $ 9.47 an hour.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Hourly and mileage pay should be at least an average of decent comparable truck driver pay

    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
  10.  

    Chaos

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Schneider

    Pros

    Everyday is casual day which includes flip flops, t shirts, and un combed hair.

    Cons

    Horrible Pay, short staffed, over worked, and no concept of team work. HR nightmare in operating center.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    promote qualified people instead of just hiring Green Bay natives.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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