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New York, NY
10000+ employees
1888
Company - Public (AA)
Manufacturing
$10+ billion (USD) per year
Rio Tinto Alcan, Norsk Hydro, RUSAL
A global leader in lightweight metals technology, engineering and manufacturing, Alcoa innovates multi-material solutions that advance our world. Our technologies enhance transportation, from automotive and commercial transport to air and space travel, and improve industrial and ... Read more

Mission: Having created the aluminum industry, Alcoa is growing in the areas the world needs most, delivering sustainable solutions that meet ever-increasing demands for lightweighting in automotive, commercial transportation and aerospace and for energy-efficient buildings.

Alcoa Reviews

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    I worked at Alcoa full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    I honestly loved my time at Alcoa. They were extremely helpful and opened my eyes to new experiences.

    Cons

    None that I can think of!

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Alcoa Photos

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Alcoa Interviews

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    Production Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Massena, NY
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Alcoa (Massena, NY) in May 2017.

    Interview

    Easy interview mostly safety.work ethic .I did test and passed,got the interview did plant tour drug test. And I have heard back may 2017 no offer , it would be nice to get a call or a letter just I did or didn't get the job.maybe I will something soon . everything was ok with the interview

    Interview Questions

    • Name a time when my ideas helped the job   1 Answer
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Alcoa Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune 500, Fortune, 2015
  • World's Most Admired Companies: Metals(#1), Fortune, 2014
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