SGS

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Headquarters Geneva, Switzerland
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1878
Type Company - Public (SGSN)
Industry Business Services
Revenue $5 to $10 billion (USD) per year

SGS (formerly SGS Société Générale de Surveillance) is the world's inspector general. The company is a leading provider of verification, testing, and certification services with more than 1,000 offices and laboratories in 120 countries. It inspects and monitors internationally traded agricultural products, minerals, petroleum and petrochemicals, motor vehicles, and consumer goods. SGS also offers certification services to international businesses and governments, as well as electronics testing, logistics, outsourcing, drug development, and environmental monitoring... More

Working at SGS

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Employees say it's “OK”   143 ratings

2.7

80% Approve of the CEO   41 ratings

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Christopher (Chris) Kirk

CEO

SGS is a Great Company to Work For

  Current Vice President of Business Development

Pros: Global opportunities - rewards employees who take initiative. I now speak and work with other affiliates around the world. Full Review

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Chemist - Hourly

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$20.17/hr
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Chemist

9 SGS Salaries

$56,773
$39k
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Wireless Test Engineer

6 SGS Salaries

$81,892
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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Denver, CO Mar 2014 – Reviewed May 29, 2014

Interview Details – I applied online via a job board and received an initial screening call from the recruiter within a week of my application. Pretty standard initial phone screening, lasted maybe 15 minutes and consisted of "tell me about yourself" style questions. Nothing technical at all. The next day the…Full Interview

Interview Question:
Most of the questions were open-ended and were followed up with more technical questions based on the answer. For instance, they would first ask "what would you do if an entire site couldn't access… View Answer

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