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Huntsman Corp Overview

The Woodlands, TX
10000+ employees
1970
Company - Public (HUN)
Chemical Manufacturing
$10+ billion (USD) per year
Huntsman Corporation is a publicly traded global manufacturer and marketer of differentiated and specialty chemicals with 2017 revenues of approximately $8 billion. Our chemical products number in the thousands and are sold worldwide to manufacturers serving a broad and diverse ... Read more

Mission: We will operate safe, clean, efficient facilities in an environmentally and socially responsible manner. We will provide a work environment that fosters teamwork, innovation, accountability and open communication. We will place into society assistance for those who suffer, hope ... Read more

Huntsman Corp – Why Work For Us?


Overview

Huntsman Corporation is a publicly traded global manufacturer and marketer of differentiated chemicals with 2016 revenues of approximately $10 billion. Our chemical products number in the thousands and are sold worldwide to manufacturers serving a broad and diverse range of consumer and industrial end markets. We operate more than 100 manufacturing and R&D facilities in approximately 30 countries and employ approximately 10,000 associates within 4 distinct business divisions.  For more information about Huntsman, please visit the company's website at www.huntsman.com.



Huntsman has five business divisions

Advanced Materials

Huntsman Advanced Materials is a leading global supplier of synthetic and formulated polymer systems for customers requiring high performance materials which outperform the properties, functionality and durability of traditional materials. We enjoy a long heritage of pioneering technological excellence and offer a unique and wide range of innovative and tailor-made solutions to more than 9,000 customers in over 90 different countries.

Performance Products

Huntsman Performance Products is a leading global producer of intermediate chemistries and technologies that add value and competitive advantage to customers worldwide. Our solutions find application in the most diverse markets and industries. Our integrated families of industrial and consumer-oriented intermediates are primarily based on amines, surfactants and carbonates.

Polyurethanes

Huntsman Polyurethanes is a global leader in MDI-based polyurethanes, serving over 3,500 customers in more than 90 countries. Together with our customers, we're focused on creating MDI-based solutions which provide energy efficiency, comfort and well-being, with applications including thermal insulation for construction; adhesives, coatings and elastomers; footwear soling; automotive seating; foam cushioning for furniture and bedding; composite wood products and thermoplastic polyurethanes.  We have world-scale production facilities in the U.S., the Netherlands and China, and 17 highly capable downstream formulation facilities that are located close to our customers, worldwide.

Textile Effects

Huntsman Textile Effects is a leading global provider of high quality dyes and chemicals to the textile and related industries. We use cutting edge technology to develop solutions and create innovative products with intelligent effects such as built-in freshness, sun protection or state-of-the-art dyes which reduce water and energy consumption. Huntsman Textile Effects operates in 110 countries with 8 primary manufacturing facilities in 7 countries (China, Germany, India, Indonesia, Mexico, Thailand, Switzerland).

Compensation Package

Huntsman provides a very competitive compensation package that includes base salary, bonus opportunities, and benefits appropriate to the employment markets in which we operate.  We offer a compensation approach which encourages our associates to perform at a high level.  Our compensation package rewards both individual and team performance

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    Pros

    Great Jobs. Lots of varied positions available worldwide. Vertical and horizontal mobility.
    Great Culture. Professional demeanor, intelligent approach, and respectable stances.
    Great Benefits. Excellent Salary match on retirement. Excellent and highly affordable Health and Life plans.
    Great Leadership. A sense of loyalty and reachability top down to the employees. Taking intelligent positions in the market and dealings while eliminating debt.

    Cons

    Frequent mergers and acquisitions can add workload to existing ones.

    Advice to Management

    Keep doing what you are doing.

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Huntsman Corp photo of: Huntsman's corporate office is along the Waterway in The Woodlands, Texas, which is a beautiful backdrop for employees.
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Huntsman Corp Interviews

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    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 12+ months. I interviewed at Huntsman Corp (The Woodlands, TX).

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    The process took a long time to complete. I was impressed with the hiring manager but not HR in this process. The office and location are exceptionally nice and convenient.

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    They offered and I accepted.

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Huntsman Corp Awards & Accolades

  • The Houston Chronicle 100, The Houston Chronicle, 2013
  • Best Employers in America, Business Insider, 2012
  • Barron's 500, Barron's, 2009
  • The Houston Chronicle 100, The Houston Chronicle, 2008
  • Fortune 500, Fortune, 2015
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