Dow Chemical
3.6 of 5 461 reviews
Midland, MI
5000+ Employees
Company - Public (DOW)
$10+ billion (USD) per year
BASF Corporation, DuPont, Bayer

Dow's integrated, market-driven, industry-leading portfolio of specialty chemical, advanced materials, agrosciences and plastics businesses delivers a broad range of technology-based products and solutions to customers in approximately 180 countries and in high growth sectors such as packaging, electronics, water, coatings and agriculture.

In 2013, Dow had annual sales of more than $57 billion and employed approximately 53,000 people worldwide. The Company's more than 6,000 products are manufactured at 201 sites in 36 countries across the globe.'> Dow (NYSE: DOW) combines the power of science and technology to passionately innovate what is essential to human progress. The Company is driving innovations that extract value from the intersection of chemical, physical and biological sciences to help address many of the world's most challenging problems such as the need for clean water, clean energy generation and conservation, and increasing agricultural productivity... More

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We’re for what goes after the equal sign. We are chemists. We are scientists. We are thinkers. Dreamers. Believers. And doers. We connect chemistry and innovation with the principles of sustainability to help address many of the world's most challenging problems such as the need for clean water, renewable energy generation and conservation, and increasing agricultural productivity. We believe that together, the elements of science and the human element can solve anything. 

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From dawn to dusk, Dow can be seen in virtually everything we do. This video highlights many of Dow's product offerings and how the power of science and innovation are enhancing our lives at every moment. 

Our Mission
To passionately create innovation for our stakeholders at the intersection of chemistry, biology and physics

Our Vission
To be the most valuable and respected science company in the world

Our Values

  • Integrity: We believe our promise is our most vital product—our word is our bond. The relationships that are critical to our success depend entirely on maintaining the highest ethical standards around the world.
  • Respect for People: We believe in the inherent worth of all people. We, the employees of Dow, are the engine of value creation; our imaginations, determination and dedication are essential to growth.
  • Protecting Our Planet: We believe in protecting the world’s resources. Dow’s sustainability journey involves the world’s best problem solvers working on the world’s biggest challenges. The decisions we make, the innovations we deliver and the goals we achieve are all driven by our intent to “Set the Standard for Sustainability,” making the world safer, cleaner and greener for generations to come.

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Hear from Dow employees about how a career at Dow combines curiosity, innovation, diversity of thought and imagination to create solutions for human progress.Visit to learn more about Dow.

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Dow Chemical Chairman, President, and CEO Andrew N. Liveris

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Pros: Good place to gain the necessary corporate experience early on in the career (especially for PhD level scientists and engineers). Avenues exist to move across divisions or functions (technical to managerial). Flex timing etc. Relatively stable… Full Review

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Ringwood, IL Apr 2010 Reviewed last week New

Interview Details – Odd, dumb people doing the interview with less knowledge than me. I applied online and got an interview with very dull and stupid people and got the job. I would not work for Dow it sucks unless you want to kiss butt the rest of your life.Full Interview

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They were all difficult because none of the questions made any sense or had anything to do with the job. View Answer

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The Dream Employers For Engineering Students, Forbes, 2013
100 Best Places to Work in IT, Computerworld, 2013
Best Places to Work (Dow AgroSciences), The Scientist Magazine, 2013
Best Places to Work in Italy, Great Places to Work Institute, 2013
One of China’s Top Employer’s, Top Employers, 2013

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