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Carpenter Co. Overview

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Richmond, VA
1001 to 5000 employees
1946
Company - Private
Consumer Products Manufacturing
$500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
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Working at Carpenter Co.

It's a cushy job for Carpenter Company, making polyurethane foam and chemicals and polyester fiber used as cushioning by the automotive, bedding, floor covering, packaging, and furniture industries. The company started out making foam rubber; it now also ... Read more

Mission: Our guiding principles of continuous improvement, innovation, customer service, and integrity are as important now as they were at our founding in 1948. Our commitment to these principles drives everything we do, every day, for every customer, and has made Carpenter Co. a ... Read more

Carpenter Co. Reviews

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Carpenter Co. CEO Stanley F. Pauley
Stanley F. Pauley
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  • "My experience at carpenter I'm not even gonna lie the best place to work"

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    Former Employee - Fabricator in Riverside, CA
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    I worked at Carpenter Co. full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    A really good place to work friendly and team players departments usually cooperate big time with each other

    Cons

    Back ups, busy seasons gotta catch up but well worth it

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work

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Carpenter Co. Interviews

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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Carpenter Co. in June 2017.

    Interview

    Group interview plant manager, shift supervisor, and HR personal for about 30 minutes. General question about yourself and what you bring to the company . that was after a phone interview with HR personal

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Carpenter Co. Awards & Accolades

  • America's Largest Private Companies, Forbes, 2008

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