Kwikset Corporation Overview

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  • www.kwikset.com
  • Lake Forest, CA
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1943
  • Subsidiary or Business Segment
  • Consumer Product Manufacturing
  • $500 million to $1 billion (USD)

CompetitorsMaster Lock, Yale Security, ASSA ABLOY
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Without hardware, doors are just pieces of wood; Kwikset makes the devices that turn those pieces into doors. A subsidiary of Stanley Black & Decker (formerly Black & Decker), Kwikset manufactures handlesets, levers, knobs, as well as deadbolts and electronic keyless entry locks ...

Kwikset Corporation Reviews

3.3
77%
Recommend to a Friend
84%
Approve of CEO
Gregory J. (Greg) Gluchowski Jr.
Gregory J. (Greg) Gluchowski Jr.
5 Ratings
4.0
Former Employee, more than 10 years

"I spent a lifetime here"

Sep 3, 2021 - Maintenance Lead in Denison, TX
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

Pros

Steady work, plenty of overtime.

Cons

Plant not climate controlled. Aggressive management.

Advice to Management

Treat employees like humans.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Kwikset Corporation

4.0
(2 Reviews)

Kwikset Corporation Interviews

Experience
Positive100%
Getting an Interview
Campus Recruiting100%
Difficulty
3.0
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  1. Safety Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Denison, TX
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at Kwikset Corporation (Denison, TX) in Apr 2013

    Interview

    Hiring and interview process was average. Presented with common questions concerning recent experience, working abilities, adaptation, and how I could improve the working conditions around the area of work (safety).
    Interview

    What was the greatest challenge I was presented during a work period and how I over came the problem.

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What is the retirement plan like at Kwikset Corporation?

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