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Shaw industries was a good company until Berkshire Hathaway aka Warren Buffet purchased the company . If you like living borderline poverty Shaw is for you.

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To take care of my Grandmother left plant 12 on good terms

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Left after 28 years of service due to new management and his "little clicks". Loved my job and working for this company up until this point.

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Management and lead need to get looked at do know what they are doing. They love you if you will kiss there butts not a job for me they don't care about you or your family all they care about is there job titles and most shouldn't be where they are now worst place to ever work

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I worked there a shirt time but my supervisor did not care if I was oriented or not I quite right away very uncaring group had clicks...

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They don't care about the people just numbers.Got displaced and had to go to a different town so having to commute which cost me money in gas and had to take a less paying job.

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I was expecting child and Shaw is no place to work pregnant.

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Recession 2007. Took away my 2 weeks vacation I had coming to me. Lied about my severance package. was supposed to get 7 weeks pay for my 2 years as a HSTM position ended up getting three weeks. Drop my insurance took my Savex number, told me to mail my laptop, and I felt like I was just dumped in the trash. That was it. Human resources was horrible in the end and was devastated after being salesman of the year 2006 and profit-and-loss salesman of the Year 2006. 16 hour days, 400 miles a day which I can't complain I received $0.58 a mile tax free. Saved every penny of it. They really don't care about you, my regional manager was an idiot that they ended up firing too because of several harassment complaints filed to Human Services. MyTeam what a joke, there was no team my immediate boss who is trying to become an RM ended up getting screwed after he screwed me. I would never work for that company ever again. Besides once you work for Shaw as a mil rep you never do again. They blackballed you. Hope Warren Buffett is proud of himself. The Oracle of Wall Street. LOL he doesn't care who he destroys and how many in the family are destroyed when you lose your job nor do corporate CEO, president, senior vice presidents, manager's. Warren Buffett got rich in stock and dividends for shareholders not for the hard-working people that he had his management chop the heads off of. Hope the place Burns to the ground.

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Never work there but i would love too

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I had some serious Medicare problems with my family.

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