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    Mechanical Engineering CO-OP

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    True hands on experience. You are treated as a full time employee from day one. Superb management. Essentially make your own schedule, within reason.


    No over-time. Some of the employees tend to have low morale about the projects they are working on due to continuous spinning of the wheels. Also, the company structure is very vertical, as a CO-OP do not expect to have the opportunity to speak to upper management.

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    Do your best to consult with the engineers before deciding to enact a change in their project. Also, keep an eye on the final issue that needs to be solved, the more you jump around the less work that gets done.

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Universal Lighting Technologies Interviews

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    Mechanical Engineering Co-Op Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Austin, TX
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Austin, TX
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Universal Lighting Technologies in April 2012.

    Interview Details

    For co-op positions, hiring managers use university relations to recruit on campus and post to campus job boards.
    Set up a time slot to interview with the manager and there was a 45-60 minute interview.
    Very basic.
    Manager brought samples of products into interview for discussion.

    Interview Questions
    • All questions were very straightforward and basic. Can't recall specific questions that stood out as difficult or unexpected.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    HR asked for a response within a week.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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Website www.universalballast.com
Headquarters Nashville, TN
Size 150 to 499 Employees
Founded 2001
Type Subsidiary or Business Segment
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $25 to $50 million (USD) per year

In order for you to see your name up in lights, you need a smooth flow of electricity, which is where Universal Lighting Technologies comes in. The company manufactures compact fluorescent, dimming, electronic, high-intensity discharge (HID), and magnetic ballasts and neon transformers. It also supplies light-emitting diode (LED) sign illumination products and energy management lighting control products. Universal Lighting Technologies' products are marketed under brands including Universal, Triad, and Signa. In 2007 Universal Lighting Technologies was acquired by... More

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