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Vectren President, CEO, and Director Carl L. Chapman
Carl L. Chapman
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  • Customer Service Team Leader

    Former Employee - Team Leader in Evansville, IN
    Former Employee - Team Leader in Evansville, IN

    I worked at Vectren (More than 8 years)

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    Pros

    Good salary, good benefits. Good customer focus.

    Cons

    Directorial level management team not educated in modern Business Admin field. Non-existent sick leave policy. Unrealistic expectations of customer service specialist call handling time. Discriminatory behavior of management toward LGBT community. Low employee satisfaction ratings.

    Advice to Management

    Hire Educated management professionals to replace multiple Director level employees whose retention and advancement are based on "good old boy club" membership and behavior.


Vectren Interviews

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    Gas Distribution Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Danville, IN
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Vectren (Danville, IN) in October 2014.

    Interview

    I met an HR rep at Purdue's career fair. I applied online and received a call a couple of weeks later to set up an on-site interview. It was an easy and basic interview. They asked about previous utility experience and behavioral questions.

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    Reasons for Declining

    I received another offer that I couldn't pass up.

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Website www.vectren.com
Headquarters Evansville, IN
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1999
Type Company - Public (VVC)
Industry Oil, Gas, Energy & Utilities
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Competitors AEP, Duke Energy, NiSource

Vectren intends to inundate Indiana and Ohio with energy. Through its utility subsidiaries (Indiana Gas Company, Southern Indiana Gas and Electric, and Vectren Energy Delivery of Ohio), the company distributes natural gas to 995,000 business and residential customers in the two states. It also distributes electricity to 141,000 customers and has 1,425 MW of primarily coal-fired generating capacity in Indiana. Vectren's other nonregulated businesses include retail and wholesale energy marketing and management services, coal mining, synthetic fuels production, and ... More

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