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United Utilities Overview

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Warrington, North West England, England (UK)
5001 to 10000 employees
2008
Company - Public (UUGRY)
Oil, Gas, Energy & Utilities
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
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United Utilities Reviews

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    Pros

    Exposure to various technologies in Microsoft

    Cons

    Changing requirements are difficult to manager

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United Utilities Photos

United Utilities photo of: We like to help the local community too
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United Utilities Interviews

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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 5+ weeks. I interviewed at United Utilities.

    Interview

    The process was really smooth. It was a while from when I sent my cv until my interview date but that gave me lots of time to prepare. The interview was tell me a time questions where you had to give examples of situations you had been in relating to the question. Make sure you prepare on these as there is about 12 questions like this. Give an example about what you did and how you resolved or dealt with the situation.

    Interview Questions

    • Tell me a time when you have helped someone in a work environment   Answer Question
    • Tell me a time you have demonstrated health and safety   Answer Question
    • Tell me a time of when you have received feedback you didn't agree with and what did You do.   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    No negotiation.

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Company Updates

  • It’s definitely getting colder out there. Don’t forget, it’s important to protect your pipes during the chilly weather. Our lovely waterman Simon shares his top tips for having a carefree winter: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQ55y

  • We're offering five small-scale community projects the chance to win £500 to support their great work. For more information and instructions on how to apply head to: http://glassdoor.com/slink.htm?key=vQ550

    Bring warmth awards

    As part of our Winter Wise campaign, United Utilities has developed the Bring Warmth Awards to recognise those making a real difference to lives in Cumbria, Cheshire, Greater Manchester, Lancashire and Merseyside. It's always important to support communities and projects that go above and beyond to help people, but particularly so at this time of year.

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United Utilities Awards & Accolades

  • Macro Employer of the Year, National Apprenticeship Awards 2015, 2015

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