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Grainger is a leading broad line distributor with operations primarily in North America, Japan and the United Kingdom. We achieve our purpose, We Keep the World Working®, by serving more than 4.5 million customers worldwide with innovative technology and deep customer ...
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As we celebrate #MilitaryAppreciationMonth, I'm proud that Grainger is once again recognized as a Best for Vets employer. Our sense of teamwork and service began with our founder, William Grainger, who served in the U.S. Navy in World War I and as a member of the War Production Board during World War II. Thank you to all veterans, military members and military families for your service. See how you can apply your military experience with our team at #TeamGrainger #GraingerU

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Our differences are what make the 26,000+ members of #TeamGrainger extraordinary. We want you to be part of a team where you can be comfortable and confident sharing what makes you, YOU! See what makes our team members unique and find your way with Grainger by visiting: #TeamGrainger #GraingerU

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    Great company with plenty of room for growth


    None at the time - great place to be

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      I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Grainger (United States)


      University Recruitment was emailed to go in for interview on campus it was two back to back 30 minute interviews with 4 people. Asked about resume and behavioral questions really wanted you to use STAR method.

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    Grainger Awards & Accolades

    • Fortune's 100 Best Companies to Work ForFortune & Great Place to Work2023
    • Great Place To Work® CertificationGreat Place to Work2022
    • A Best Place to Work for LGBTQ Equality - 100% ScoreHuman Rights Campaign Foundation’s Corporate Equality Index2022
    • Named a Fortune Best Workplace for WomenFortune 1002022
    • A Best Place to Work for Disability Inclusion - 100% ScoreDisability Equality Index (DEI)2022

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    • Chicago, IL
    • Fieldsboro, NJ
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