Conagra Brands Sucks Customer Reviews and Feedback
Conagra Brands, Inc. is an American packaged foods company headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. Conagra makes and sells products under various brand names that are available in supermarkets, restaurants, and food service establishments.
An angry former employee shared his/her experience working for Conagra Brands on Indeed in July 2020:
"I only got to work a whole week the next week at my new job at con Agra Brands here in marshall I got to work on Monday night/Tuesday morning that night I ended up with food posing before I had to go in I was told so many other times do not come in sick well when your first starting you only have 3 points so, for now, I am still there."
Former Employee - Engineering Project Leader says"Engineering is a homophobic department"
Former Employee - Senior Systems Analyst says"Everything. Mgt doesn't listen to suggestions"
Former Employee - Material Handler says"To much of a strain on your body Cold environment Management doesn’t care for workers"
Former Employee - IT Manager says"Narcissistic leadership! Unrealistic demands. This is not a company and leadership team I would recommend to anyone."
Former Employee - Brand Management says"- High turnover rate, entire teams changing over within a year. No knowledge transfer - Toxic work environment with high stress levels - No work life balance - Unrealistic expectations and clique marketing team - If you are new, good luck! Take the experience and get out ASAP."
Former Employee - Brand Management says"-Highest turnover I have ever seen - entire departments turning over within a span of 1-2 years. -Poor leadership lacking strategic vision, professionalism and resource management. All direction mandated top down from the US. -Unrealistic expectations and targets. -Poor culture, employee disengagement, high stress"
Current Employee - Head Office says"Constant employee turnover. Very low morale. Very little flexibility. Management is very unorganized and lacks professionalism with little to no leadership. They do not care about their staff. Often times gossiping and talking poorly about other colleagues. Favouritism / Nepotism with middle management. Outdated corporate culture."
Former Employee - Sales Representative says"change direction with people fairly frequent"
Former Employee - National Sales Executive says"Poor management and work life balance"
Former Employee - Brand Manager says"High Turnover of employees Toxic Environment"
Oven Operator (Former Employee) says"it is the worst place to work ever management does not care about you it is hot and stressful nobody speaks English and they are rude.they will talk about you and then laugh in your face and deny it all when the boss comes to say something to him and then you'll get in trouble for causing problems"
Production Worker (Former Employee) says"Badest and worst job I ever had!!!! They will fire fire you without any consideration. It doesn't matter if you work there in less than a week like fire you randomly!!!!!! Up to you if you take a risk!!! This company is a waste of time and effort!!!!!No pros all conss!!!Fire you inconsiderably!!!"
Forklift Operator (Former Employee) says"They should be more fair to everyone equally! They shouldn't promote their employees biased on nepotism! I'm sure there is still people who works there, and deserve a chance to be promote."
Machine Operator/Line Worker (Former Employee) says"Typical day at work is working on the lines packing, cleaning, operating box machines refilling them with boxes as the never ending line keeps going. Learned how to operate some machinery while working there. hardest part of the job is finding a way to make your back not feel broken after leaning over the lines for extended periods of time."
General Laborer (Former Employee) says"One thing they don’t let you know is that for the 8 hour shift, you will be working 6 days a week.. mandatory. You only get 1 day off. Also you only get two 20 minute breaks. Start wage is $14.29 general labor. Should be more. I don’t recommend working here at all."
Mechanic (Former Employee) says"Very demanding, stupid policies, horrible management the worst life work balance ever, they want you to be there slaves and do anything they ask all-the timeNoneEverything"
Lab Tech QA (Former Employee) says"My job a ConAgra was lots of fun, and high tech. I was part of our Safety Team, which I enjoyed very much. QA had its problems, it was very high tech, and they did cross train us which I very much enjoyed.Free Luncheons.Free Training"
Mechanic (Former Employee) says"The management will cut your throat to save themselves. Supervisors lie to take focus off of themselves. They want you to take ownership, but they won't take ownership for anything. Culture is very bad. Couldn't expect anything less, as the ceo is the same way.Steady workManagement"
Sanitation technician (Former Employee) says"Really hot and this place worked you to your bone! Fortunately this place shut down for good back in 2016 it was a sweat shop! I would have to work 12 hrs!"
Operator (Current Employee) says"Cutting positions on the floor and adding more management you can consolidate management roles and probably trim 200k in Salary. Maintenance sit in a back room and do paper work as lines are running unproductively. since change of plant manager conagra Rensselaer has been at a steady declineNoneworking there"
Skid Loader. (Former Employee) says"Your work schedule was always changing but the opportunity for overtime was always there if you wanted to work it. Pay and benifits was competitive for the area ."
Office Admin/Billing Manager (Former Employee) says"the place smells horrible and the workers are not treated very fair. They overwork people and then people end up quitting because of it. the management could be alot better."
Laborer (Former Employee) says"it was always over 100 degrees and if you wasnt burning alive you would have to worry about all the problems from your coworkers that had nothing to do with the job."
line operator (Former Employee) says"big building to come into and work 12 hours doing the same thing over and over didnt learn anything but thats where pasta is made management wasnt good"
Senior Developer (Former Employee) says"Management did not care about company and therefor company went bankrupt.Otherwise I like my managers and team members. All Team was very supportive.Good TeamNo traINING"
Quality Control Inspector (Former Employee) says"there are too many cliques in the company. Management makes unrealistic expectations for the production lines and don't care if the workers work more than 40 hours or not because they don't work on the lines."
Line Helper (Former Employee) says". the only posative thing about this place was that it was close to where i lived and on a bus line other then that f you are looking for employment avoid itpaid lunch break smoking areadisorganized work enviroment"
DIrector Supply Chain (Former Employee) says"Horrible, horrible company to work for. Completely disorganized. Backstabbing, lying, cheating, cut throat environment. Would never recommend this company."
Finance Specialist III (Former Employee) says"They give 1 person the job of 3 and continue to pile it on. Managment doesn't know the positions they take over and team memebers literally have to guide them at all times, not supportive and lots of favortisum. Couldn't be paid enough to ever go back.Summer hours off at one/vacation timeNever had time for breaks/lunch and they over work you"
Assembly Line Worker (Former Employee) says"Working in this plant was very uncomfortable. You had to work in 0 degree temp. It was a very fast paste. It was not a place for an expecting mother. I was injured on this job which caused me to resign."
Dana B says"So Conagra brands has bought Marie Callender's who's food used to be wonderful......well not so much anymore and their customer service is a sad joke so called to tell them that their food a pot roast dinner tasted like cardboard so they sent me a dollar off coupon as if that would've cleared up the issue....so will not ever buy a conagra product ever again....I am sure they care not at all....."