Powell Industries

  www.powellind.com
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Powell Industries Reviews

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    GREAT

    Current Employee - Welder in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Welder in Houston, TX

    I have been working at Powell Industries full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    GREAT PEOPLE> GOOD PAY> GREAT BENEFITS

    Cons

    unnecessary safety meetings. Too much management not helping and getting paid to do nothing

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Powell Industries Interviews

Updated Jun 25, 2014
Updated Jun 25, 2014

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    Project Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 6 weeksinterviewed at Powell Industries in April 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 lunch

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    • All questions with hiring manager dealt with personnel issues.   View Answer
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Powell Industries Awards & Accolades

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

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Website www.powellind.com
Headquarters Houston, TX
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1968
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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