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Leprino Foods Reviews

Updated 21 Jun 2019

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3.0
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52%
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76%
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Mike Durkin
93 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good Pay, friendly co-workers who treat each other as family(in 25 reviews)

  • "Great benefits including Profit Sharing(in 21 reviews)

Cons
  • "Work life balance can be tough, still stuck in the days when work is everything(in 27 reviews)

  • "No work life balance is the common factor with hourly and supervisor employees(in 11 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Good but tough"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Leprino Foods full-time

    Pros

    Very innovative and profitable company, leader of the industry

    Cons

    Long hours, not much appreciation, very critical of work

    Leprino Foods2019-06-20
  2. "This Company is Home and I Love it Like Family"

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    Current Employee - Sales in Denver, CO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Leprino Foods full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Leprino is an extremely stable company. It is a true luxury to work for a company that has the capital to invest in growth of the business and its employees. Work hard, and it will be noticed, and you will always be on a growth path. The work is challenging, but positive team players thrive within Leprino culture. Conversely, negative people can have a hard time succeeding here.

    Cons

    Some systems and processes are outdated for a company this large, but the company continually uses resources to improve.

    Leprino Foods2019-06-12
  3. "Watch Out -their marketing is not truthful"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Leprino Foods full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Benefits, retirement, profit sharing, bonus.

    Cons

    Too many working hours required. Horrible employee engagement. Leadership acts like they care what employees think but they do not. HR is not encouraged to help people or support them. They are also not informed. What this company cares about is money without realizing that they're losing so much money from turnover than they're supposedly saving by their ridiculous philosophies. Also some racism and favoritism.

    Advice to Management

    Let employees decide engagement opportunities. Encourage supervisors and HR to work with the employees more so certain things like benefits, health screenings, events can be utilized more.

    Leprino Foods2019-06-21
  4. "I would not advise women to look for jobs in this place..."

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Leprino Foods full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Except experience, I cannot find anything positive honestly.

    Cons

    No opportunities for growth, low salaries, a lot of discrimination between the sexes and management with attitude and not values.

    Leprino Foods2019-06-12
  5. "Good Pay"

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    Current Employee - Maintenance Supervisor in Greeley, CO
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Leprino Foods full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Good Pay and decent benefits

    Cons

    Supervisors not communicated to from above. Middle man scapegoat for management.

    Advice to Management

    Let Supervisors be supervisors and let them actually take care of their people.

    Leprino Foods2019-05-16
  6. "Analyst"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at Leprino Foods full-time

      Pros

      Secure, No heavy Pressure, profitable company,

      Cons

      No respect for women specially in IT probably because of the Asian Men, HR and benefits departments are not very helpful and friendly

      Leprino Foods2019-05-04
    • "Turn and run"

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      Former Employee - Controls Technician in Greeley, CO
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I worked at Leprino Foods full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      Stable job for the incompetent and lazy. If you are a brownie hound you have a decent chance for advancement. They will not fire you if you are unable to do your job. It is easier to make someone else work harder and do others work than to hold someone accountable for not performing. If you are unable to do your job and underperform chances are you will be promoted to the corporate level. It is quite often that managers...

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      Cons

      There are a ton of recordable accidents. If you are working maintenance you will be forced to work of high voltage but they will not issue proper ppe. If you have another job opportunity, take it. It is not worth working for a place that does not respect you and makes you work a garbage schedule. Only take a job here if you literally have no other options. Even then I would hesitate in taking a job here.

      Advice to Management

      Clean house. There are too many terrible managers that do not know their jobs. Moral is very low, no one wants to work in the Greeley plant. Literally anyone you talk to is looking for work elsewhere.

      Leprino Foods2019-05-31
    • "Great place to work"

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      Former Employee - Network Engineer in Denver, CO
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Disapproves of CEO

      I worked at Leprino Foods full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      People and culture and industry standards of pay

      Cons

      Outdated thinking and doubt that outsourcing all IT staff saved them money

      Leprino Foods2019-04-25
    • "Great Company ?"

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      Former Employee - Production Supervisor in Roswell, NM
      Recommends
      Neutral Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I worked at Leprino Foods full-time for more than 10 years

      Pros

      Pay, Medical Benefits, 401K

      Cons

      Working hours, Department Manages unskilled of departments,(fish out of water)low Employee moral, do to very little to no support.

      Advice to Management

      Dept Managers know what you are talking about not what you heard.

      Leprino Foods2019-04-20
    • Helpful (1)

      "Good Atmosphere, Good People, Bad Promotional Opportunities, Bad Middle Management"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Denver, CO
      Doesn't Recommend
      Negative Outlook
      Approves of CEO

      I have been working at Leprino Foods full-time for more than a year

      Pros

      -Pay well -Good people -Culture is great -CEO is competent and knowledgeable making the company better. -Good benefits

      Cons

      -Refuses to develop into a modern company - still stuck in the 1950s mindset - No promotional opportunities -Middle management does not know how to do their jobs - lazy and unwilling to help -Have to be okay with the hierarchy - people who are there longer get much better benefits -No perks -Extremely shady practices in corporate office -Bad communication - No transparency whats-so-ever

      Advice to Management

      Help your subordinates grow and develop. Allow them to learn things outside of the job description without reprimanding them. Work-life balance is a must. Let your people go home! Be more transparent about the problems within the company. Increase the communication and listen to the bottom of the bottom, sometimes they do have ideas.

      Leprino Foods2019-04-26
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