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TVA President & CEO William (Bill) D. Johnson
William (Bill) D. Johnson
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    • Work/Life Balance
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at TVA full-time

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    Pros

    Great Pay and Great Benefits

    Cons

    Long hours Minimal oppurtunities for advancement after FLS position

    Advice to Management

    Provide everyone the same oppurtunities for career advancement


TVA Interviews

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    Human Resources Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 dayinterviewed at TVA.

    Interview

    I was called on a Thursday, for an interview on the Monday. There was no flexibility to scheduling whatsoever. It had been more than 2 months since I had applied and was called out of the blue.

    Interview Questions

    • They asked about organizational skills, and ability to work with high level Managers.   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    There was room for negotiation, but that did not seem to be the normal experience.

TVA Awards & Accolades

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Best Places to Work for Commuters , National Center for Transit Research at USF, 2012
Top Entry Level Employers , CollegeGrad, 2009

Additional Info

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Website www.tva.gov
Headquarters Knoxville, TN
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1933
Type Government
Industry Oil, Gas, Energy & Utilities
Revenue $10+ billion (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) may not be an expert on state attractions like Dollywood and the Grand Ole Opry, but it is an authority on power generation. A US government-owned corporation, TVA is the largest public power producer in the country. It sells wholesale electricity to more than 150 municipal and cooperative power distributors, which serve some 9 million people in Tennessee and parts of Alabama, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, and Virginia. It also sells power directly to large industries and federal agencies. In addition, TVA provides flood ... More

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