Guardian Industries
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Headquarters Auburn Hills, MI
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Company - Private
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

Giving its customers a break would never occur to Guardian Industries, one of the world's largest glassmakers. With multiple facilities on five continents, Guardian produces primarily float glass and fabricated glass products for the automobile and construction markets. It also makes architectural glass (mirrors), fiberglass, and automotive trim parts. Through its Guardian Building Products, the company operates one of the largest building supply distribution centers in North America. Former president and CEO William Davidson took Guardian Industries public in 1968, buying... More

Working at Guardian Industries

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Employees say it's “OK”   76 ratings


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Guardian Industries President and CEO Ron Vaupel

Ron Vaupel

President and CEO

Fast-paced w/plenty of learning opportunity.

  Former Employee

Pros: Opportunity to learn and move laterally into an area of interest, even if no direct prior experience.
In most situations will allow one to take a calculated risk, but must learn and improve from if undesirable outcome.
Good 401k match once vested…
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Declined Offer – Interviewed in Ligonier, IN (US) Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Interview Details Long and somewhat unorganized. I interviewed with three managers on site and most of the questions were tied to lean manufacturing. The plant manager was the first on-site interview and I actually enjoyed talking with him. He took me for a short tour and covered some of their organizational goals…Full Interview

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Nothing difficult, but very vague questions. I would have expected more relevant questions pertaining to my skills and qualifications. Over the past three years I have received at least thirty calls… Answer Question

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Guardian Industries Awards and Accolades

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America's Largest Private Companies, Forbes, 2009
America's Largest Private Companies, Forbes, 2008

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