Federal Signal

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Federal Signal Reviews

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22 Reviews
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Federal Signal President and CEO Dennis J. Martin
Dennis J. Martin
13 Ratings
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    In my time with the company, I have learned a lot, and been given opportunities to contribute in many departments.

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Federal Signal full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Probably the most outstanding positive things about Federal Signal are work/life balance, training opportunities (you need to be your own advocate here, however), and generally friendly culture.

    Cons

    Generally lower-than-industry-average salary and sometimes limited professional advancement can be problematic. Accountability for many functions is also wanting, which makes for a difficult work environment at times.

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    Communication of strategy, as well as its implementation are areas for significant improvement.

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    Software Developer Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  Irvine, CA (US)
    Anonymous Employee in Irvine, CA (US)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a day - interviewed at Federal Signal in September 2011.

    Interview Details

    Company currently does not have a Software Development Manager, interviewed by QA manager and junior developer. Casual conversation with QA Manager, junior developer seemed unprepared and asked no technical questions. Only relevant questions were along the lines of 'Have you used Websphere?'
    Seems like a decent company, but there is some concern about the recent departure of the FS CEO and ongoing suit against FS regarding there ETC tags.

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Website www.federalsignal.com
Headquarters Oak Brook, IL
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded 1901
Type Company - Public (FSS)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue ₹10 to ₹50 billion (INR) per year
Competitors Unknown

Federal Signal Corporation (NYSE: FSS) provides products and services to protect people and our planet. Founded in 1901, Federal Signal is a leading global designer and manufacturer of products and total solutions that serve municipal, governmental, industrial and commercial customers. Headquartered in Oak Brook, Ill., with manufacturing facilities worldwide, the Company... More

Mission: Providing Products and Services to Protect People and Our Planet

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