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Wood Dale, IL
1001 to 5000 employees
1951
Company - Public (AIR)
Business Services
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
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Working at AAR

On much more than a wing and a prayer, AAR provides a wide range of products and services for the aerospace and defense industries. The company's Government and Defense Services segment supply the US government and its contractors with aircraft engines and ... Read more

AAR Reviews

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AAR Chairman and CEO David P. Storch
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cadillac, MI
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Cadillac, MI
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at AAR full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good place to work. It took a while to move up the ranks, but was meaningful.

    Cons

    Some management personnel was not in it for the company, only for themselves. They would do anything to "self promote".

    Advice to Management

    Stay the course, clean out the deadwood periodically, and persevere.

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AAR Photos

AAR photo of: Miami
AAR photo of: soutwest plane
AAR photo of: World Headquarters
AAR photo of: AAR hangar
AAR photo of: Ready for flight in Afghanistan
AAR photo of: Cranking for the morning flight
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AAR Interviews

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    Senior Recruiter Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Wood Dale, IL
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at AAR (Wood Dale, IL) in December 2016.

    Interview

    The process was fast and very professional. They flew me to Chicago to interview at their world headquarters in Wood Dale, IL. Gorgeous facility. Lovely people. Great work. Growing company. It was literally an amazing opportunity but it just was not the right time to make a career move.

    Applied - Sunday
    Phone Screen - Monday
    F2F - following Monday
    Job Offer - Friday

    Interview Questions

    • basic questions about my background   1 Answer
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AAR Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune 500, Fortune, 2015
  • America's Top Companies, Forbes, 2009

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