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www.nu.com
Springfield, MA
5001 to 10000 employees
1927
Company - Public (NU)
Oil, Gas, Energy & Utilities
$5 to $10 billion (USD) per year
Unknown
Northeast Utilities (NU) uses a little Yankee ingenuity (and a number of power generation plants) to keep its customers powered up. The largest utility in New England, NU supplies power to more than 1.9 million customers in Connecticut, New Hampshire, and Massachusetts through ... Read more

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Northeast Utilities CEO Thomas J. May
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    Former Employee - Credit Collections Representative in Windsor, CT
    Former Employee - Credit Collections Representative in Windsor, CT
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    I worked at Northeast Utilities (Less than a year)

    Pros

    It was very fulfilling to solve issues with actual customers and being able to react first hand

    Cons

    This was contract position and it is hard to be hired as a FT employee at the time.

    Advice to Management

    Hire the temporary and contract workers

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Northeast Utilities Interviews

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    Customer Service Representative Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Manchester, NH
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at Northeast Utilities (Manchester, NH).

    Interview

    Process took about 1-2 weeks. Typical behavioral interview. Drug testing and background screen required. Expect phone interview and meeting with 2 people in person.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    There was a set amount per hour, no negotiation.

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Northeast Utilities Awards & Accolades

  • Barron's 500, Barron's, 2009
  • Best Employers for Healthy Lifestyles (Platinum), National Business Group on Health, 2008

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