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How are the working hours?

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I honestly believe they hire too many people then they start sending you home early plus the night supervisor is extremely rude

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In the office part of the company, depending on your department. Plan on 40 to 45 hrs a week. During peak plan on 50 hrs a week. Side note.. they can only make you work a 10 hr day. Its company policy. Read your hand book!

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Long working hours... not much work life balance here... upper management seems to come down hard on low level sups.. forgetting they are employees as well.. alot of 14 hour days and new drivers are dumped on daily..

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You only get one break when it should be 3.you work 10to12 ,very micro managed company it was good at the start up, after 2 months everything changed

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They are great... You work at your own pace and they emphasize that you are the 'captain of your ship'...

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Growing and utilizing what one gain threw experience and making a career.

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What are the hours

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40 plus peak season over time off peak season may ask a few ppl to do furlough

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In operations the hours were long(10 hours plus) depending on the volume of shipments on that particuar day

Answered - Airfreight Imports Manager (Former Employee) - Nairobi, Kenya

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I honestly think it's best for someone that doesn't have small children.

Answered - Quality Control Inspector (Former Employee) - Indianapolis, IN

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