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Old Dominion Freight Reviews

Updated Mar 30, 2020

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3.9
79%
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Old Dominion Freight President, CEO, and Director  David S. Congdon
David S. Congdon
272 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good pay and team effort everyday(in 82 reviews)

  • "Great pay, benefits and advancement opportunity(in 77 reviews)

Cons
  • "You must adapt to working long hours(in 33 reviews)

  • "No overtime pay, management is horrible in the San Diego terminal(in 22 reviews)

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  1. Helpful (3)

    "IT"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Old Dominion Freight full-time

    Pros

    Great health benefits and 401k matching.

    Cons

    Old school management style lacks the ability to inspire employee retention and obtain new talent. Salaries aren't competitive with similar titles in neighboring cities.

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    Old Dominion Freight2018-05-26
  2. "Great Environment"

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    Former Employee - Dock Supervisor in Memphis, TN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great Environment Work life balance

    Cons

    None at all, great place

    Old Dominion Freight2020-03-31
  3. "Job that knows it's a job"

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    Former Employee - Auditor 

    I worked at Old Dominion Freight full-time

    Pros

    Standard operating procedure is clear and followed

    Cons

    No fun league. All work. Few smiles

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    Old Dominion Freight2020-03-24
  4. "Great pay!"

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    Former Employee - Dock Worker in Edwardsville, KS
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good raises on a yearly basis. The best pay!

    Cons

    Dealing with the elements on the dock cold in the winter and hot in the summer.

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    Old Dominion Freight2020-03-03
  5. "Great place to work with decent pay."

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    Former Employee - Warehouse Worker 

    I worked at Old Dominion Freight part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Decent pay, good hours, able to listen to your music and keep to yourself.

    Cons

    None that I can think of

    Old Dominion Freight2020-02-24
  6. "Great place to work and great pay"

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    Current Employee - P&D Driver in Greensboro, NC
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good pay easy work to work for

    Cons

    Not a lot home time when OTR driver

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    Old Dominion Freight2020-02-23
  7. "Line Haul"

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    Current Employee - Line Haul Driver 
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Definitely work available, however totally based on the weather.

    Cons

    Wild - no set schedule... Seniority based.

    Old Dominion Freight2020-03-08
  8. "Great Company to grow with and stay"

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    Former Employee - P&D/Line Haul/Team Driver in Las Vegas, NV
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Pay & Benefits Consistent Freight Equipment and Maintenance facilities

    Cons

    Upper Management...Too many chiefs trying to be Geronimo

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    Old Dominion Freight2020-02-20
  9. "Great job"

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    Current Employee - Dockworker in Rialto, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Pay keeps going up when you switch full time, good benefits

    Cons

    Random drug tests & schedules by seniority is terrible when the seniors don’t work for jack

    Old Dominion Freight2020-02-17
  10. "Pretty good"

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    Current Employee - Supervisor 

    I have been working at Old Dominion Freight full-time

    Pros

    Pay is decent and good management

    Cons

    Could be stuck in one place

    Old Dominion Freight2020-02-12
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