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    I had a wonderful experiences there and learned alot.

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    I worked at SGS

    Pros

    You can attend in training courses of the company and be certified.

    Cons

    they don't exchange nor recommend employees to other branches.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be more flexible for hiring/ rehiring the candidates.

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SGS Interviews

Updated Feb 21, 2015
Updated Feb 21, 2015

Interview Experience

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    Business Development Executive Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at SGS.

    Interview Details

    Phone interview with HR, phone interview with hiring manager. Hiring manager was late for one of the phone interviews and I had to call the HR department to locate him. Face to face interview with hiring manager and his administrative assistant. Met with lab people, tour of the lab, interviewed with other insignificant people within the lab.

    Interview Questions
    • The hiring manager did most of the talking and hardly asked any questions. They asked if I was willing to travel and how I go about building relationships.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
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    Easy Interview

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Website www.sgs.com
Headquarters GENÈVE, Switzerland
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1878
Type Company - Public (SGSN)
Industry Business Services
Revenue $100 to $500 million (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

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