Underwriters Laboratories

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Underwriters Laboratories – Suzhou – “lab test area”

Headquarters Northbrook, IL
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1894
Type Company - Private
Industry Business Services
Revenue $2 to $5 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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Underwriters Laboratories President and CEO Keith E. Williams

Keith E. Williams

President and CEO

Excellent Company to work for. Did not lay off any staff during the recession

  Former Account Executive

Pros: Great pay and benefits, tuition assistance, etc Full Review

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Fremont, CA Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interview Details – The UL executives/hiring managers provided a very comfortable and somewhat entertaining environment to be in--not like your typical hiring event. Other potential interns were there as well. One of the employees gave us a tour of the building, and then we were chosen individually for an interview…Full Interview

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

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