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Huntsman Corp Overview

Salt Lake City, UT
10000+ employees
1970
Company - Public (HUN)
Manufacturing
$10+ billion (USD) per year
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 ... 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 15,000 associates within our 5 distinct business divisions including the Pigments and Additives division that we intend to spin-off as Venator Materials Corporation. 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.

Pigments

Huntsman Pigments is a strong, specialized global business with a high value portfolio of innovative products.  We are passionate about creating value for our customers to help meet the demands of an ever changing world.  We are one of the most diversified global suppliers of pigments and additives.  Since the recent acquisition of Rockwood's performance additives and titanium dioxide businesses we now offer a broad range of specialty titanium dioxide pigments, color pigments, functional additives, and timber* treatment chemicals.  Our pigments and additives add performance and color to thousands of everyday items from paints, inks, plastics and concrete to cosmetics, pharmaceuticals and food.  With more than 200 years of experience we operate from over 30 locations worldwide.
*Marketed through Viance, a 60/50 joint venture with Dow

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

    High ethical standards. Huntsman family uses profits to benefit many worthwhile charities. Good work / life balance, family oriented. Excellent benefits (immediate 10% company contribution to 401k if you put in 4% of pay, affordable medical plans, 2-6 weeks of vacation plus 11 holidays plus 5 paid personal days off per year, free disability coverage, good life insurance). Competitive salaries. All employees eligible for bonuses.

    Cons

    Frequent company restructuring. People tend to stay with company, which can limit promotion opportunities.

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Huntsman Corp Interviews

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    I applied online. I interviewed at Huntsman Corp (Houston, TX) in February 2017.

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    I was contacted by email to set up a time for a phone interview. During the phone interview I was asked questions about my experience and work history. I was told that my told that my information would be passed on to the manager for review.

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Huntsman Corp Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune 500, Fortune, 2015
  • 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
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