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Chemtura Chairman, President, and CEO Craig A. Rogerson
Craig A. Rogerson
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    Lack of Communication prohibts growth

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee  in  Adrian, MI
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Adrian, MI

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

    Pros

    Benefits and flexibility of hours are great.

    Cons

    -Management lacks communication with those under them causing strife and limiting growth in the company.
    -There is a lack of training to new comers if you are salary- hourly gets all the training the need/desire.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep an open door and let everyone know what is going on.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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Chemtura Interviews

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    Product Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Middlebury, CT
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Middlebury, CT
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 months - interviewed at Chemtura in February 2013.

    Interview Details

    Initial screening by HR (monkeys throwing darts would have done a better job), followed by face-to-face interviews with people in the business. HR does a terrible job getting feedback and coalescing it into an official view of the candidate so it usually comes down to the hiring manager making a decision.

    Interview Questions
    • Give an example when faced with an ethical dilemma and what you did about it.   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    They proposed a salary that was considerably more than I was making and I accepted.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

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Website www.chemtura.com
Headquarters Middlebury, CT
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 2005
Type Company - Public (CHMT)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year

Chemtura aspires to be the future of chemicals-making. The company ranks among the top specialty chemical companies in the US, along with the likes of Ecolab and Hexion, and among the leading plastics additives maker globally. Aside from plastic additives, Chemtura holds niche-leading positions in petroleum additives, flame retardants, and swimming pool chemicals. Its other products include urethanes and crop protection chemicals. More than half (55%) of its total sales come from outside the US. In 2010 Chemtura emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection after... More

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