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Headquarters Ann Arbor, MI
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Competitors Timken, Kaman, SKF

Just about everything has a bearing on the business of Kaydon Corporation. The company custom designs, engineers, and manufactures bearings and bearing systems, slip rings, filtration products, and seals. Kaydon operates through three segments: friction and motion control products (anti-friction and split roller bearings, and specialty balls), velocity control products (industrial shock absorbers and velocity controls), and sealing products (engine rings and shaft seals), and other businesses, including metal alloys, machine tool parts, presses, dies, and benders. Kaydon's... More

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Employees say it's “OK”   7 ratings


50% Approve of the CEO   4 ratings

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James O'Leary

Chairman, President, and CEO

Regional Sales Manager

  Former RSM

Pros: Good people, great products, solid company that is heavily involved in military and wind energy farms, not your typical bearing company. High tech, high accuracy, solid products.. Full Review

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Declined Offer – Interviewed in Sumter, SC Jan 2014 – Reviewed Feb 13, 2014

Interview Details – They are pretty laid back. If they think you are someone they want to pursue they will pursue you; however, overall they lack a sense of urgency within their hiring framework. I met with two people for the first interview, an HR manager and an Operations manager. They were very friendly and…Full Interview

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There were no difficult or unexpected questions. As long as you can do the job and sell yourself; it's a no brainer. Answer Question

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America's 200 Best Small Companies, Forbes, 2009
America's 200 Best Small Companies, Forbes, 2008

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