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Bassett Mechanical Overview

Kaukauna, WI
201 to 500 employees
1936
Company - Private
Industrial Manufacturing
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Bassett Mechanical is an award-winning manufacturer and supplier with an impeccable safety record. We offer mechanical engineering, design, repair and services, including industrial refrigeration, HVAC, industrial ventilation, metal fabrication, plumbing and piping, laser ... Read more

Mission: Our mission is to safely deliver exceptional value for our customers through custom-engineered solutions with a team of expert engineers, fabricators, installers and service professionals.

Whether you work for or with us, We Answer To You®. Since our ... Read more

Company Updates

  • Bassett Mechanical is very excited to be chosen as a 2018 Wisconsin 75 company!

    Event: Deloitte Wisconsin 75 | Deloitte US

    The 2018 application period is now closed. Winners will be announced October 10, 2018. For the 16th year, Deloitte is recognizing 75 of the largest and most successful private companies-the Wisconsin 75-for the impact they make. Stay tuned for award announcements at our annual event on October 10, 2018.

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Bassett Mechanical – Why Work For Us?


Bassett Mechanical is not only a great place to grow and thrive in your career; it’s also a place to truly belong. Our We Answer To You® philosophy says it all: We make promises and we deliver.

Bassett was built on the idea that the welfare of the associate and of the company are tied together. Neither can succeed unless the other prospers. Every associate has an opportunity to participate and contribute. At the same time, everyone has individual responsibility for safety, quality, efficiency and productivity.

We offer challenging opportunities to keep associates engaged and equipped with the tools they need to succeed and grow in their careers. We encourage continued training and growth throughout an associate’s time at Bassett while maintaining a healthy work-life balance. Explore our profile for more information about our benefits and compensation, continuing education and leadership opportunities.

Bassett Mechanical is an equal opportunity employer, hiring without regard to race, creed, color, religion, age, sex or national origin.


“The culture is what allows us to provide unparalleled customer service and the highest quality work.”

- Jesse W., Lead Service Tech

Co-Op and Internships

Bassett Mechanical partners with high schools and colleges to offer a variety of co-op and internship opportunities. They are a great way for entry-level professionals and students to explore a career with us and gain experience in their field of study.

Skilled Trades

Mechanically inclined individuals, we need you! Learn from our industry expertise in the field that interests you most, such as HVAC, plumbing, sheet metal, pipe fabrications and steamfitter trades. See our open positions.

Corporate Careers

Our corporate career paths include roles in project management, procurement, engineering, accounting, operations, estimating, design and IT. See our open positions.

Apprenticeships

Get paid while learning a skill you can use the rest of your life. Our apprenticeships offer opportunities to build a career as a service technician, field steamfitter, sheet metal journeyman, piping fabricator, sheet metal fabricator or plumber. They’re designed to have a combination of on-the-job training and classroom instruction under the leadership of our internal experts. See our open positions.

Our associates’ success is our success. We provide the mentorship and training opportunities to help them grow professionally and personally. Our associates receive the resources and support they need to get them to the positions they want, doing what they love to do.

Leaders at Bassett operate with the mentality that being a leader means making other people successful. Many have been providing leadership training to associates for more than a decade, setting our future leaders up for success from day one.


“Bassett has provided leadership training to me throughout my time (15+) here.”

-Tyler P., General Fabrication Foreman

Our one-of-a-kind Bassett Training Academy (BTA) is a proactive and structured educational program for new and existing associates seeking training in industrial ammonia refrigeration.

The BTA is a comprehensive three-year program to train engineers, service technicians and process safety management associates in ammonia refrigeration best practices. We created this curriculum to help our associates stay up-to-date on the latest trends in the industry, ensuring safety and providing our customers with the innovative solutions and service. Graduates of our training academy meet all the industry requirements and certifications that our customers expect.

The BTA internal and external training opportunities include:

  • Company-paid education and training with Bassett technical experts
  • Direct supervisor, BTA administrator and mentor/coach support
  • Classroom, hands-on and on-the-job training opportunities

If you have someone who wants to learn, you can teach them anything”.

-Russ G., BTA Trainer

Whether it’s going the extra mile for our associates or providing support to our community, at Bassett, We Answer To You®.

Our associates are our families, and we help them in times of need. We’ve had departments make home-cooked meals for an associate whose wife was ill. Associates donated their free time to complete a coworker’s dream project for his family after his unexpected passing. No matter the situation, we take care of our team because we consider them family.

Giving back to the community is simply part of our culture. We support local initiatives and programs through sponsorships, annual gifts and maintaining a strong, vibrant workforce that contributes to the communities in which we live, work, worship and learn.

Our corporate giving program prioritizes programs that create solutions and meet the basic needs of members in our immediate community. Our charitable contributions are also dedicated to supporting the interests and causes of our staff, customers and local partners. We make ongoing contributions to United Way, local human service agencies, nonprofit organizations, schools and environmental groups, and academic and athletic teams in the immediate community.

Bassett Mechanical Reviews

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    I have been working at Bassett Mechanical full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Bassett truly cares about their people as though they are part of the family
    Great team of people to work with which makes it very easy to enjoy your career
    High integrity organization with exceptional values and always believes in doing the right thing
    Is well recognized as an industry leader

    Cons

    I have been at Bassett for 14+ years now and don't really have any noteworthy cons to share

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Bassett Mechanical Interviews

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    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at Bassett Mechanical.

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    They usually hire through temp agencies. Interview process is with a HR Rep and the Manager of the position you are applying for.

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    • This was a easy interview, nothing was very difficult. This company is very effient and streamlined so they cover their bases pretty well.   Answer Question
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Bassett Mechanical Awards & Accolades

  • Wisconsin Corporate Safety Award, Wisconsin Safety Council, 2014
  • Safety Excellence Award, Associated General Contractors of Wisconsin, 2016
  • Outstanding Safety Performance, Mechanical Contractors Association of America, 2013
  • Safety Excellence for Zero Lost Workday Incident Rate, Mechanical Contractors Association of America, 2015
  • Safety Excellence Award, Associated General Contractors of Wisconsin, 2014
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