Sysco Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated Aug 27, 2020

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Sysco President and CEO Kevin Hourican
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58 Ratings
Pros
  • "Advancement Opportunities, Good Benefits, Good Culture(in 141 reviews)

  • "Sysco is a great company with great benefits(in 111 reviews)

Cons
  • "Long hours , sometimes the Loaders do a bad job loading skids in order(in 109 reviews)

  • "Hours, work life balance can be difficult(in 96 reviews)

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  1. "Hard work but can be very rewarding"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Sales Executive in Calgary, AB

    I worked at Sysco for more than 5 years

    Pros

    ability to make a lot of money - A place to gain a ton of experience

    Cons

    long hours, long days, can be very stressful

  2. "Sysco"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
     

    I have been working at Sysco for more than 5 years

    Pros

    great pay and access to life long learning. Ability to transfer around the company where possible

    Cons

    long hours and extreme lack of communication from upper management. Focus is on letting problems sort themselves out


  3. "marketing associate"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales and Marketing Associate in Harrisburg, PA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Sysco full-time

    Pros

    great benefits,vacation and savings plan

    Cons

    long hours six days a week

    Sysco Response

    Director

    At Sysco, we’re constantly striving to be the best employer possible. Your feedback helps us to do that! Thank you for your kind words.

  4. "Warehouse"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Warehouse Selector in Houston, TX
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great pay. Great benefits. Keeps you busy.

    Cons

    No life. Long hours with little option to grow.

    Sysco Response

    Director

    We appreciate you taking taking the time to provide feedback. The well-being and safety of Sysco employees is very important to us, we’re sorry to read you didn’t enjoy your career with us. We take your feedback seriously and encourage you to contact us at 877-777-4020 to discuss your concerns in greater detail.

  5. "Good steady job"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    Current Employee - Delivery Driver 

    I have been working at Sysco full-time

    Pros

    good pay, overtime,great benefits, everyday is a different day

    Cons

    long hours, different management, equipment hard to get a hold of.

    Sysco Response

    Director

    Thank you for taking the time to give feedback about what it’s like to work at Sysco. You are helping us fulfill our Vision to be our customers’ most valued and trusted business partner!

  6. "Benefits"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Warehouse Worker in Tampa, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Sysco is a great company with great benefits

    Cons

    sometimes we work long hours

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    Sysco Response

    Director

    We appreciate the time you took to leave a review. Sysco values our hardworking associates, and we’re committed to providing them with a competitive, comprehensive pay and benefits package. Thank you for your positive feedback!

  7. COVID-19

    "I was interviewing to return when the pandemic hit."

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Marketing Associate in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Quality products, excellent benefits, 401k, ESPP, health, vision and dental care, takes good care of their employees, excellent training, decent commissions, potential upward mobility

    Cons

    Potentially long hours, lots of reporting, driving.

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    Sysco Response

    Director

    Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback. We’re delighted to hear that you enjoyed and valued your time at Sysco. We appreciate your contributions to the company and we wish you the best of luck in the future!

  8. "Good"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Columbia, SC

    I have been working at Sysco full-time

    Pros

    Pay, you can keep a ehole family up

    Cons

    Long hours not much ti.e for family

    Sysco Response

    Director

    We appreciate the kind words! At Sysco, we’re committed to doing the right things, and we’re so happy that you are enjoying your career with us.

  9. COVID-19

    "Sysco - A nice place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Category Support Specialist in Houston, TX
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Sysco is a very strong company and will recover from this pandemic set back sooner than most companies due to their vision and core values. They offer great benefits including health, dental, vision, life, 401k; paid time off including vacation and sick; flex hours; Casual attire every day; nice green building with cafeteria, a "Perks at Work" employee discount website, employee discounts on products stocked at their distribution centers. Awesome VP & Sr VP of Merch.

    Cons

    Demanding, long hours. It takes much dedication to withstand the stress. Job security is not at it's best right now due to frequent layoffs.

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    Sysco Response

    Director

    We appreciate the kind words! At Sysco, we’re committed to doing the right things, and we’re so happy that you are enjoying your career with us.

  10. "Good Company to Work For"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Marketing Associate 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Sysco full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Entrepreneurial career situation with unlimited potential.

    Cons

    Requires long hours including weekends.

    Sysco Response

    Director

    Thank you for taking the time to leave us your feedback. We’re delighted to hear that you enjoyed and valued your time at Sysco. We appreciate your contributions to the company and we wish you the best of luck in the future!

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