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Guardian Industries President and CEO Ron Vaupel
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    Great company to work for

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    Former Employee - Scientist in Rochester, NY (US)
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Guardian Industries Interviews

Updated 3 Dec 2014
Updated 3 Dec 2014

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    Project Engineer Interview

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took a weekinterviewed at Guardian Industries.

    Interview Details

    It was really simple, they asked me about the simple control system questions. Face to face was mostly salary negotiation. Had a lunch with future colleagues, they were very nice and welcoming. They asked me about my experience on control system design, about they understood my depth about control system they kinda stop talking about technical questions. ;-P

    Interview Questions
    • The negotiation was difficult, manager straight offered me an exact number and said he wont be able to offer any more. As I badly needed a job then so I had to accept that.   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    They are a HUGE company they got tons of money, but doesnt want to pay much. Bonus is simply a joke. So negotiate as much as possible from the beginning coz you can forget about the raise for atleast next 3 to 4 years.
    Accepted Offer
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    Easy Interview

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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Headquarters Auburn Hills, MI
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1932
Type Company - Private
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue ₹100 to ₹500 billion (INR) 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

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