American Water
3.1 of 5 72 reviews
Voorhees, NJ
5000+ Employees
Company - Public (AWK)
Oil, Gas, Energy & Utilities
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year

Founded in 1886, American Water is the largest publicly traded U.S. water and wastewater utility company. With headquarters in Voorhees, N.J., the company employs approximately 6,700 dedicated professionals who provide drinking water, wastewater and other related services to an estimated 14 million people in more than 30 states, as well as parts of Canada.

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In a world where everything we touch frequently changes, water is our constant.
We’ve never stopped needing it to drink, to cook, to clean, to live. We’ll always need it for sanitation, for fire protection, for watering our lawns and washing our cars. 

It’s easy to take water for granted. And because so many do, we don't.

We are experts at delivering high-quality water and wastewater service to our customers. And we are more. We are scientists, environmentalists, innovators, and protectors. 

We are also residents and employees in the communities we serve. We understand how important, how precious, and how critical water is to daily life. It's not always apparent just how far into our daily lives water reaches. We just know that when we need it, we expect it to be there. How it gets there, and more importantly, ensuring that it does get there and that it is of high quality, is what our skilled team cares about most.

We invite you into our site to explore and learn about water, all that we do for our customers and the communities we serve.


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American Water CEO Susan Story

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Pros: great benefits, good education program for employees Full Review

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Alton, IL Jun 2010 – Reviewed Mar 23, 2014

Interview Details – Hired during a mass hiring right after a job fair. Total process took about a week, but the company had just opened and had several positions to fill.Full Interview

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