- Comp & Benefits
- Work/Life Balance
- Senior Management
- Culture & Values
- Career Opportunities
I have been working at Bath Iron Works full-time (more than 5 years)Pros
I get to sit at a computer and update Access and Excel databases.
I perform Quality Assurance reviews of paper drawings, looking for simple mistake like missing page numbers and such.
My co-workers are nice people, friendly and caring. My supervisors have all been very nice.
I am in a Union, so the benefits are among the best available in this state, including health care, dental care and 401K.
I started in 2010 making over $16/hr... no college degree.
I love that I can go to work in jeans and sneakers.Cons
Sometimes people get shuffled around to other positions they don't like as much as where they were previously. Also the company goes through spurts when there are a bunch of layoffs. The parking situation in downtown Bath, Maine is horrendous... a lot of people have to park at satellite lots and take a bus in to work.Advice to ManagementAdvice
Fred Harris is a greatly competent President. We are in good hands.RecommendsPositive OutlookApproves of CEO
Getting an Interview
Getting an Interview
- Application Details
I applied through college or university. The process took a day – interviewed at Bath Iron Works.Interview Details
I went to their facility in Bath, Maine. The group of interviewees went on a tour of their facility and a lengthy interview process. The interview process consisted of 5 stations. Each station asked a set of questions to get to know your personality and your experiences.Interview Questions
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