Questions and Answers about Essendant

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How long does it take to get hired from start to finish? What are the steps along the way?


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About a week. Need to take a drug test, physical, and background check.

Answered - Transportation Manager-Ron Inouye (Former Employee) - Denver, CO 80238

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It is a timely process

Answered - Department Manager- Inbound (Former Employee) - Cranbury, NJ

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2 weeks. Phone interview, face to face interview with the distribution manager and a second face to face with the facility manager.

Answered - Shipping Supervisor (Former Employee) - Walker, MI

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They use a temp service before hiring full time. If you make it through a 90 day probationary period without any discrepancies they will hire you

Answered - Outbound Shipping Lead (Former Employee) - Suwanee, GA

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It took me 3 weeks to get hired on with the company

Answered - Order Picker (Former Employee) - Suwanee, GA

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Two weeks, Physical exam & drug test are required

Answered - Associate, Essendant (Current Employee) - Suwanee, GA

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A long time

Answered - Warehouse Team Lead (Former Employee) - Houston, TX

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It takes a lot of time almost 6 month

Answered - Accounts Payable Specialist (Current Employee) - Deerfield, IL

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2 weeks, background check drug test physical

Answered - Shelf order puller (Current Employee) - Ohio

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