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www.olin.com
Saint Louis, MO
1001 to 5000 employees
1892
Company - Public (OLN)
Manufacturing
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Unknown

Working at Olin

The making of bleach and bullets is all in a day's work for Olin. Olin Chlor Alkali Products manufactures chemicals used to make bleach, water purification and swimming pool chemicals, pulp and paper processing agents, and PVC plastics. Olin Chlor Alkali is one ... Read more

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    Current Employee - Adjuster in Oxford, MS
    Current Employee - Adjuster in Oxford, MS
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    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Olin full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good pay. Good management. Good benefits.

    Cons

    Forced overtime and work slot of Saturday's

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Olin Interviews

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    Production Shift Supervisor Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Baton Rouge, LA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 6 weeks. I interviewed at Olin (Baton Rouge, LA) in June 2016.

    Interview

    Applied online. About a week later received an email and phone call setting up a phone interview for following week.
     Had phone interview- approx. 1 hour long with HR and 2 Production managers. was told that i would find out in 1 week if i would move on to next step.
     Received phone call and email stating i was selected to have a 4 hour interview/ plant tour the following Friday. I arrived about 45 mins early to see my competition...and to attend site safety brief. Had a panel interview of 4 managers and HR. very in-depth behavioral based and situational questions.
     2 weeks later i received a phone call from HR manager and Production manager with offer of Employment. It took 6 weeks in total from application to offer letter.

    Interview Questions

    • What do you do when work needs to get done and everyone is in control room with feet propped up and not doing there job?

      How do you motivate the unmotivated?

      when do you initiate discipline?

      how do you gain respect from very senior personnel when you have know time at this company and now you are their boss?  
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Olin Awards & Accolades

  • Fortune 500, Fortune, 2015

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