SQM Reviews

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SQM CEO Patricio Contesse González
Patricio Contesse González
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    This company is very respected, demanding and have a great working environment .

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Chief of Production Operations in Iquique (Chile)
    Current Employee - Chief of Production Operations in Iquique (Chile)

    I have been working at SQM full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    You can know all business and they hand you excellent tools for improving and optimizing processes permanently.

    Cons

    The most important objetives were optimize and reduce costs.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Company responsible for the environment, nearby communities and workers.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

SQM Interviews

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    Project Hydrogeologist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Santiago (Chile)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Santiago (Chile)
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at SQM in July 2012.

    Interview Details

    Three personal interviews and a medical exam.

    Negotiation Details
    Accepted the offer without negotiation.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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Website www.sqm.com
Headquarters Santiago, Chile
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Public (SQM)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $1 to $2 billion (USD) per year

It's a green world for Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile (SQM). The company produces specialty fertilizers, iodine, and lithium, primarily in the Americas (about two-thirds of sales). SQM's specialty fertilizers account for more than half of sales; the company is also one of the world's largest producers of iodine, which is used in medical, agricultural, and industrial applications. Its lithium products are used in ceramics, glass, aluminum, lubricants, and batteries. It also makes other industrial chemicals (sodium nitrate, potassium nitrate, boric acid). SQM has... More

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