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Hunter Industries Overview

San Marcos, CA
1001 to 5000 employees
1981
Company - Private
Consumer Products Manufacturing
$500 million to $1 billion (USD) per year
We are a global leader in the irrigation, outdoor lighting, dispensing technology, and custom manufacturing industries. Driving our continued success is the combined energy and talents of the nearly 3,000 people on our team. Together, we create a diverse array of products that ... Read more

Mission: Our mission is to deliver valued products and services, grow the company conscientiously, and remain true to the culture that makes our employees proud to work at Hunter.

Company Updates

  • Diversity is a driving force behind our innovation and through our commitment to diversity we provide great experiences for our employees and our customers in their pursuit of happiness. http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQq30

  • The San Diego Business Journal spotlighted our growth, innovative products, and our continued success in this week's edition: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQNjc

    Technology Is Key Part of Workflow for Irrigation Company

    It's not uncommon to see sprinklers over-irrigate, turning yards into swamps - or spraying water while it's raining.

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Hunter Industries – Why Work For Us?


We are a global leader in the irrigation, outdoor lighting, dispensing technology, and custom manufacturing industries. Driving our continued success is the combined energy and talents of the nearly 3,000 people on our team. Together, we create a diverse array of products that can be seen all over the world, from residential landscapes to national landmarks, stadiums, parks, hotels, and municipal buildings. Although we’re global, we’re family owned, and our casual, fun, and caring company culture is what makes this a special place to work. As we grow, we are dedicated to preserving our unique culture that makes our employees proud to work here. Whether you’re pursuing a career at our headquarters in Southern California, or an opportunity at one of our state-of-the-art manufacturing facilities, or something somewhere in between, we look forward to welcoming you to Hunter Industries and our Family of Companies.

Learn More About Our Employee Experience:

https://corporate.hunterindustries.com/careers


Hunter: pride in our culture, our products, our community.

Hunter is an industry leader with a reputation for quality and a commitment to its employees, customers, community and sustainability. The bottom line, Hunter is a great place to work and a company people want to stay with. How do we know? Our employees tell us so. In company surveys and in online forums, employees consistently call out Hunter’s corporate culture of caring, commitment, collaboration and camaraderie.

At Hunter, you’ll join an industry leader with a solid and well-deserved reputation for quality and innovation. We’ll welcome you to our collaborative, casual workplace where you’ll experience our commitment to our employees, our customers, our community and sustainability.

What defines a Hunter employee?

We are proud, spirited, enthusiastic and supportive of one another.

We are fun and friendly. We encourage one another.

We are authentically ourselves. We are dedicated to customer satisfaction and to delivering results.

We respect who you are as an individual and offer an environment where you can be yourself.

What makes Hunter a great place to work?

At family-owned Hunter, we respect and value our employees and welcome you to a friendly and informal work environment. We enjoy a pleasant and comfortable work environment with a “family” atmosphere and feel as though we’re working alongside our friends.

Hunter offers the balanced opportunity to pursue your professional and personal goals, without sacrificing either. We are encouraged to balance our professional and personal interests

Hunter employees are proud-- of our culture, our company, our co-workers, our products, our dedication to customer satisfaction and our commitment to sustainability. You can feel proud to join our team.

It’s not all work at Hunter. The fun factor is important to us and we enjoy celebrating our successes. Big events like Employee Appreciation Day, Profit Share Day, the annual employee party and smaller departmental activities build team spirit and make Hunter a fun place to work. We enjoy having a good time together.

Wellness is an integral part of the Hunter experience. You’ll have access to our well-equipped on-site LEED certified wellness facility, “Lifeshift,” our incentivized wellness program, health and wellness coaching and a beautiful park-like campus that includes a soccer field, a volleyball court and walking trails. We celebrate healthy lifestyle choices.

Hunter employees are smart and innovative. We encourage you to take the initiative and make your ideas a reality. That is one of the reasons the company holds more than 250 patents.

We don’t have a revolving door. Our employees enjoy a lengthy tenure, an average of 13 years with a 4% attrition rate.

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Hunter Industries Reviews

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    "Hunter Industries is a great all around place to work, they truly seem to care about their employees"

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    Current Employee - Senior Mechanical Engineer in San Marcos, CA
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    I have been working at Hunter Industries full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Work-life balance is important and you're not asked or expected to work extraordinary hours.

    Employees are friendly and respectful.

    The onsite gym is a big plus, you are really encouraged to participate as well.

    Cons

    Opportunities aren't always readily available since retention is very high.

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Hunter Industries Interviews

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    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 8 weeks. I interviewed at Hunter Industries (New York, NY).

    Interview

    Overall a quick process. Had a phone interview and then brought in to interview with team. Interview went smooth. Their feedback for me not getting the job was valid. However, this job posting has been opened for a very long time which is alarming. I'm afraid they don't know what their looking for.

    Interview Questions

    • A lot of questions were directly from my experience on my resume... not very creative. Also, minimal behavioral questions.   Answer Question
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Hunter Industries Awards & Accolades

  • Candidate Experience Award, The Talent Board, 2017

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