Powell Industries

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Headquarters Houston, TX
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public (POWL)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year

Powell Industries gets a charge out of making equipment and computer systems that monitor and control the flow of electricity in industrial, commercial, and government facilities. Products include switchgears (units that manage the flow of electricity to motors, transformers, and other equipment); bus ducts (insulated power conductors housed in a metal enclosure); process control systems for instrumentation, computer control, and communications; and data management systems. Powell sells to oil and gas producers and pipelines, refineries, utilities, paper mills... More

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Employees say it's “OK”   34 ratings


83% Approve of the CEO   12 ratings

Powell Industries Chairman Thomas W. Powell

Thomas W. Powell


Wouldn't work anywhere else

  Current Welder in Northlake, IL

Pros: I love working for Powell Delta/Unibus. During my time here I have seen many changes and I must admit it is for the better. HR at Delta are top notch, I have not ever worked for a company that HR is so involved in trying to make this a better place… Full Review

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Electrical Engineer

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Control Systems Engineer

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Declined Offer – Interviewed in Apr 2014 – Reviewed Jun 25, 2014

Interview Details – Three interviews. Two telephone One on-site.. Found opening through Indeed. Paid for transportation. Powell arranged for transportation. Arrived 3 hours before interview. Waited at airport for pick up after lunchFull Interview

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All questions with hiring manager dealt with personnel issues. View Answer

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America's 200 Best Small Companies, Forbes, 2009
The Houston Chronicle 100, The Houston Chronicle, 2008

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