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Chicago, IL
1001 to 5000 employees
1898
Company - Public (GMT)
Business Services
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
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Working at GATX

GATX Corporation (NYSE:GMT) strives to be recognized as the finest railcar leasing company in the world by its customers, its shareholders, its employees and the communities where it operates. Controlling one of the largest railcar lease fleets in the world, GATX has been ... Read more

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GATX Chairman, President, and CEO Brian A. Kenney
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    I have been working at GATX full-time

    Pros

    As a salaried employee, I get 15 days paid time off in addition to 8 recognized holidays and 2 floating holidays each year.

    There are plenty of opportunities to volunteer in the community.

    They have an amazing benefits package!

    Great work-life balance so I can enjoy my time outside the office.

    Cons

    Due to a current cyclical downturn, the company needs to be tight on their budget.

    Since the company has been around for 118 years, they tend stick with methods that have been working for them for years--as opposed to adopting new technologies.

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GATX Photos

GATX photo of: GATX Railcar
GATX photo of: Planking on the job
GATX photo of: Feed the homeless
GATX photo of: Softball Team
GATX photo of: Timber Flatcars
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GATX Interviews

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    Enterprise Architect Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Chicago, IL
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    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at GATX (Chicago, IL) in August 2017.

    Interview

    It was 6 hours with 6 people. Well planned. I have lot of experience as EA. However, they seemed to be looking on exact skills in the person I was replacing. This person worked there for 30 years..did not seem to have any " current" skills.
    They were obsessed on Business analysis skills which in my opinion is just part of EA repertoire.
    The feedback they provided was not detailed. That is the least they owe me for taking a day off

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Company Updates

  • ​"The quality of an organization can never exceed the quality of the minds that make it up." -Dwight Eisenhower GATX is passionate about Quality! Our Quality Team traveled from all over North America to attend our Quality Summit at Corporate HQ. Did we mention we're hiring? Check us out at http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQcJu #lovewhereyouwork

    GATX Corporation

    GATX Corporation is a global leader in railcar leasing.

  • Did you know that 20% of the world's drinkable water comes from the Great Lakes? Today GATX volunteers (partnering with our good friends from the Shedd Aquarium) collected over 30lbs of trash and pulled nearly 50lbs of invasive plants from the Lake Michigan shoreline. We're hiring- check us out! (http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQcpv) #lovewhereyouwork

    GATX Corporation

    GATX Corporation is a global leader in railcar leasing.

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