Gevo Reviews

3 Reviews
3.8
3 Reviews

Recommend to a friend
Approve of CEO
Gevo CEO Patrick Gruber
Patrick Gruber
3 Ratings
  1.  

    Great company

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Director of Information Technology  in  Englewood, CO
    Current Employee - Director of Information Technology in Englewood, CO

    I have been working at Gevo full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    creative atmosphere, beneficial product, fair management

    Cons

    small startup so some risk

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

Gevo Interviews

Updated Aug 14, 2014
Updated Aug 14, 2014

Interview Experience

Interview Experience

33%
33%
33%

Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview

100%

Interview Difficulty

3.0
Average

Interview Difficulty

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Average

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  1.  

    Biochemist Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Gevo.

    Interview Details

    Received an email from HR to set up phone interview with hiring manager. Talked with hiring manager about 40 minutes, got asked at the end of the phone call to come in for an in person interview. In person interview consisted of interviewing with 4 different directors and then one group interview with the members of the group. Met with directors of different teams that worked closely with with group I was interviewing for. Also was given a lab tour and met with HR to discuss benefits package.

    Interview Questions
    • Mostly asked questions about skills and things I had listed on my resume. Some personality questions like how do you handle making a mistake.   View Answer
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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Additional Info

Website www.gevo.com
Headquarters Englewood, CO
Size 50 to 149 Employees
Founded 2004
Type Company - Public (GEVO)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $5 to $10 million (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

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