Day and Ross Transportation Employee Reviews

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fast paced energetic environment
Customer Care Representative/ 3rd party request (Current Employee) –  Grand Falls, NB9 December 2018
Typical day at Day & Ross sitting at the computer booking prepaid/collect and third party shipments via email mostly, answering phones occasionally.
hardest part of my job is trying to answer difficult inquires and the most enjoyable part of my job is meeting new people and growing a strong working relationship.
Pros
we get bbq's and lunch
Cons
working nights, i don't mind occasionally but not all the time
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A lot of pressure to perform
Supervisor (Former Employee) –  Brampton, ON6 November 2018
Good company to develop your skills in transportation however management does not invest time or money into development of its people. Turnover is vert high and you cant plan on being there long term.
Pros
Good Salary
Cons
A lack of investment in development of its people
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2.0
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Nice people. Poor management
Long-Haul Dispatcher (Former Employee) –  Grand Falls, NL23 October 2018
Cut throat environment.
Required to work extra hours with no overtime.
Disorganised.
good benefits.
culture of fear.
No training.
Old school boys club.
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5.0
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Easy fun place
Labourer (Former Employee) –  Cambridge, ON19 July 2018
Respectful company. Delivered loads to Other Prov. Got to see new locations across Canada. Never a hassle. I'd suggest this company to anybody looking to drive AZ
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great team of drivers
5 ton owner operator (Current Employee) –  Surrey, BC28 June 2018
Management team have no idea what they are doing there. People who never drove the truck trying to run this place. Absolutely no respect for drivers and customer service also very poor.
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3.0
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It was alright
Forklift Operator/Bill Auditor (Former Employee) –  Brampton, ON6 June 2018
It was a great experience working at Day and Ross. Great people, everyday I would come to work with a smile and people to laugh with. We always got the job done
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Great place to learn
Operations Manager (Current Employee) –  Woodstock, ON3 June 2018
This terminal has a very fast pace environment. Volumes are very high and the team members are really good at what they do. Therefore, it is a different day everyday.
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5.0
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Best job i had
Shunt Driver (Current Employee) –  Winnipeg, MB14 April 2018
Great group of guys and great company to work for I recommend working at the Winnipeg terminal. Dock is kind of small and packed and the yard is just as small.
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Great place to work
Dock / Adminisatration (Former Employee) –  Sydney, NS4 April 2018
The pod I worked at was small but the management and other employees made you feel respected and were easy t work with. Overall I think that day & ross is an amazing. company to work for and with.
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4.0
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Good job if you like to work alone
Broker...owner operator (Current Employee) –  Kelowna, BC13 March 2018
In a typical day you'd be required to hook your tractor to an assigned trailer and deliver it to city on manifest. All night driving so no interaction with any management. Hardest part of job is the winter weather conditions and the best part would be the independence that comes with working alone
Pros
No early mornings
Cons
Very long hours.
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1.0
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Disruptive and worse place
Owner/Operator (Former Employee) –  Brampton, ON4 January 2018
No worth loads for US. You will not get paid your waiting time. If delivery time 6 am Load pick up Time by 6 pm without any pay for such waiting. Only you will be forced to cover Pennsylvania loads. Waste of your time, no one a appreciate your work, no one thinks for company benefits every one wants to now your head in front of them, lot of bullshits . Forced to give them one star. Zero star for them.
Pros
For Christmas Pay 35 dollars
Cons
You paid donations no receipt
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Rude managerment and co-workers.. steady hours
Administrative Appointment Clerk (Former Employee) –  Calgary, AB21 September 2017
Overall not the bets job, only good part about it was the hours. People were rude and not inviting. Made it feel like you were back in high school. During its slow months time seems to stretch on forever. No matter how good of a job you do they don't give you any credit.
Pros
steady hours.
Cons
mangagement isn't good, co-workers are rude and childish.
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5.0
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Great place to work
Customs Coordinator (Current Employee) –  Brampton, ON11 August 2017
Day and ross is a great place to work and grow with.

The management and co-workers are all so wonderful.
Flexible and always willing to help there employees.
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Enjoyable work enviorment
Collection Agent (Former Employee) –  Boucherville, QC24 July 2017
I really enjoyed working for Day & Ross. I was doing collections and work in a small team the interacted well and was very supportive. My day consisted of making follow up calls for accounts that were past due. Overall good company to work for.
Pros
We enjoyed free cakes McCains cakes are yummy.
Cons
None to think of
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2.0
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Not happy here,no respect,shortage of canadian drivers,they don't care,they hire foreigners,they live 24/7 in the truck.
Long Haul Truck Driver (Current Employee) –  Moncton, NB6 July 2017
Too many short dispatch..stuck in the triangle of new England,PA,Toronto,back home.nickel and dime runs,sit at terminals all day and run all night.they have their favorites that gets the big long miles,mostly people from their county.loads that are hidden and given from dispatcher to who ever they want.lies,force dispatching,etc.
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4.0
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Great people to work for
Administrative assistant (Former Employee) –  woodstock nb2 March 2017
I enjoyed working for this company but it did not last long. The billing is what I did every morning and some other odd jobs.
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4.0
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professional atmosphere
Owner and Operator (Former Employee) –  Moncton Area, NB28 February 2017
Day and ross was a professional and great company to work for and they believed in the family life was first in daily life.
Pros
Flexible hours and Management
Cons
break downs
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5.0
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Good place to work
Crew Shift Lead (Former Employee) –  Edmonton, AB21 February 2017
Hours sucks on the afternoon shift anywhere from 2pm till whenever last load went out most days and coworker were great to work for and with
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3.0
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Productive place
Truck Driver - Class 1 (Former Employee) –  Canada15 February 2017
Very good company ,excellent people to work with,fantastic atmosphere,have great Christmas par. 3000 company vehicles,can travel across Canada and United States
Pros
Get you home
Cons
None
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3.0
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good job friendly atmosphere
Driver (Former Employee) –  Dartmouth, NS11 August 2016
enjoyable job do pre trip/post trip inspections

load truck and do deliveries as required

other drivers and staff friendly and generally good to work with
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