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SolarWorld Overview

Hillsboro, OR
1001 to 5000 employees
1975
Company - Public (SWV)
Oil, Gas, Energy & Utilities
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Unknown
A Pioneer in Solar Energy

SolarWorld is a solar pioneer, one of the world’s largest solar-technology producers and the largest U.S. solar panel manufacturer for 40 years. In its technology, manufacturing, performance, service and environmental ... Read more

Mission: SolarWorld dedicates itself exclusively to the business of solar energy. In addition, it combines all important stages of the photovoltaic value chain so that it can uphold high quality and environmental standards at every stage. SolarWorld operates factories in the United ... Read more

SolarWorld Reviews

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SolarWorld Chairman and CEO Frank H. Asbeck
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hillsboro, OR
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Hillsboro, OR
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    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Good product, smart and nice people, great vacation

    Cons

    Parent company in Germany is bankrupt, big layoffs and lots of uncertainty.

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SolarWorld Photos

SolarWorld photo of: SolarWorld solar panel quality demonstration at industry tradeshow
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SolarWorld photo of: SolarWorld solar parking canopy at 29 Palms Marine Camp
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SolarWorld Interviews

Experience

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    Production Tech Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at SolarWorld.

    Interview

    Easy interview. Just don't say anything stupid.

    Interview Questions

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