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Columbus McKinnon Reviews

11 Reviews
11 Reviews
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Columbus McKinnon President, CEO, and Director Tim Tevens
Tim Tevens
5 Ratings

    Doing the right things

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Columbus McKinnon


    Investing to make the business stronger and better. Great colleagues who are always willing to help. Tons of charity work which is a testament to the hearts of the employees.


    Like any publicly traded company, decisions for long-term business health can sometimes be sacrificed for short-term investor gains.

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    Continue to praise GOOD work and accomplishments often.

Columbus McKinnon Interviews

Updated Apr 22, 2014
Updated Apr 22, 2014

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    Marketing Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  Amherst, NY (US)
    Anonymous Employee in Amherst, NY (US)
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter - interviewed at Columbus McKinnon.

    Interview Details

    The initial communication included a direct contact on LinkedIn from the recruiter. From here we moved to a series of phone interviews followed by a face to face interview with the recruiter and department manager. The recruiter was very personable and welcoming. She seemed very sincere in everything we discussed and was one of the nicest recruiters I’ve ever been contacted by in my professional career.

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    • What kind of management style would you impliment.   View Answer
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Headquarters Amherst, NY
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1887
Type Company - Public (CMCO)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue ₹10 to ₹50 billion (INR) per year

The phrase "need a lift?" takes on a whole new meaning at Columbus McKinnon. The company is one of North America's largest producers of equipment for lifting, positioning, or securing all kinds of large materials. Columbus McKinnon's hoists, cranes, actuators, and steel lifting and rigging tools are used in construction, general manufacturing and industrial machinery, forestry, mining, and even wind energy. Well known in the marketplace, its brand names include Coffing, Duff-Norton, Shaw-Box, and Yale (made by NACCO). Hoists are the company's biggest seller, representing... More

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