Daktronics Reviews

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    Project Coordinator Student

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    Former Employee - Student Project Coordinator in Brookings, SD
    Former Employee - Student Project Coordinator in Brookings, SD

    I worked at Daktronics part-time (less than an year)


    Great way to get a background on how things operate in the background when a project comes down the pipeline.


    Can be hard to really get into the job, work can be tedious data entry.

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    Compensate those who have invested significant quantities of their time and career towards the company better. Most people appreciate the work environment, however good talent is lost to those who can reward their employees better.

    Neutral Outlook
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Daktronics Interviews

Updated Dec 10, 2014
Updated Dec 10, 2014

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    Student Project Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Daktronics.

    Interview Details

    They are very GPA based when choosing a student employee. I had a 3.2 and they continually got on me during reviews to improve it. Not sure why that mattered so much to them, I feel like my work background and work results would mean more. Basically you need to tell them you are a hard worker and are willing to put in the hours to get the job done. Organization is key. Make sure you let them know you intend to stay with the company upon graduation.

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    Negotiation Details
    Wage was not negotiable, can get increases based off of classes taken and passed.
    Accepted Offer

Daktronics Awards & Accolades

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America's 200 Best Small Companies, Forbes, 2008

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Website www.daktronics.com
Headquarters Brookings, SD
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1968
Type Company - Public (DAKT)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year

Daktronics always knows the score. The company makes electronic displays, audio systems, and timing products. Its products include scoreboards, game timers, shot clocks, and animation displays for sports facilities; billboards and price displays for businesses; and displays used by transportation agencies for motorist alerts. Other applications include airport information, securities trading, and outdoor advertising. Daktronics products use light-emitting diode (LED) technology, which is brighter than other light sources while using less electricity. Its LED displays light... More

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