Pepco Holdings Reviews

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Pepco Holdings President and CEO Joe Rigby
Joe Rigby
24 Ratings
  • Not bad.

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Intern - Intern Engineer III
    Current Intern - Intern Engineer III

    I have been working at Pepco Holdings as an intern (Less than a year)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Work/life balance. everyone is super nice. LOTS of intern days where the company takes you out to lunch and you learn about Power systems. Some people are lazy/unmotivated but it depends on your person.

    Cons

    Depending on your department you either do interesting stuff or not. The current employes have to much job security, need to shake up the tree to turn around the company's approval.

    Advice to Management

    Go to more energize training


Pepco Holdings Interviews

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    Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Pepco Holdings.

    Interview

    The interview is highly structured. There is a youtube video and paperwork they want you to go over first. All interviews seem to go over the same paperwork and they ask that you don't share questions outside the interview. They I can tell you is that it seems they are looking for you to say key words and phrases in your responses and they seem to jot down notes when you say these key phrases. Talking more and better than talking less. They are OK with you repeating stories if you add details and change the emphasis to match their questions.

    Interviews are at least two hours and very difficult.

    Interview Questions

    • They asked me not to share questions outside of the interview.   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    Negotiation was successful although I did have to beat around the bush a little bit to gain ground.

Pepco Holdings Awards & Accolades

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Best Companies for Workers Over 50, AARP, 2009
Top 100 Public, Private and Nonprofit Employers in Philadelphia, Philly.com, 2009
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Website www.pepcoholdings.com
Headquarters Washington, DC
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 2002
Type Company - Public (POM)
Industry Oil, Gas, Energy & Utilities
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year

Pepco Holdings has more power than any politician in the populace of the US capital. The holding company distributes electricity and natural gas through its Potomac Electric Power (Pepco), Delmarva Power & Light, and Atlantic City Electric utilities to about 1.9 million customers in Delaware, Maryland, New Jersey, and Washington, DC. None of the company's three utilities have power generation plants. Nonregulated operations include energy efficiency consultation and renewable energy services for institutional and government clients, through the company's Pepco Energy... More

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