Underwriters Laboratories

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Underwriters Laboratories President and CEO Keith E. Williams
Keith E. Williams
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    Good until the reorganization and layoffs.

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    I worked at Underwriters Laboratories full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    Great opportunities to work the many different industries

    Cons

    Senior management doesn't communicate honestly with their reports.

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    Disapproves of CEO

Underwriters Laboratories Interviews

Updated Nov 3, 2014
Updated Nov 3, 2014

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    One phone screening and second more in-depth interview via phone where we went over my resume.
    Phone screening was on foot type of call so it was all needed to be spontaneous

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    No Offer

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Best Employers for Latinos to Work for, Latinos for Hire, 2008

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Website www.ul.com
Headquarters Northbrook, IL
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1894
Type Company - Private
Industry Business Services
Revenue $500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
Competitors SGS, Bureau Veritas, Intertek

Products that pass the muster of this company get the UL symbol of approval. Underwriters Laboratories (UL) is one of the world's leading providers of product safety and certification testing services, performing more than 90,000 evaluations each year. Products that successfully navigate through its stringent tests are registered with the lab and can bear the UL Mark -- a widely trusted symbol for product safety and assurance. Nearly 20 billion products from 72,000 manufacturers bear the UL Mark each year. UL also offers commercial inspection and regulatory training... More

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