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Headquarters Chicago, IL
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1901
Type Company - Public (USG)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue ₹100 to ₹500 billion (INR) per year

Where there's a wall, there's likely SHEETROCK. USG, the maker of the world's top brand of wallboard, is one of the largest building products manufacturers and distributors in the US. The company operates in three divisions. Its North American gypsum unit, which accounts for about half of sales, manufactures wallboard, gypsum fiberboard, and other products for finishing interior walls, ceilings, and floors. The worldwide ceilings division makes ceiling systems and acoustic tile, used mainly in commercial buildings. USG's building products distribution arm distributes... More

Working at USG

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Employees say it's “OK”   80 ratings


86% Approve of the CEO   20 ratings

USG CEO James S. Metcalf

James S. Metcalf


Great work/life balance!

  Current Project Engineer

Pros: Excellent technical and leadership training for project engineers! Management is very approachable and works with you to resolve issues. Promotions are beginning to take-off and many more are expected due to senior personnel retiring. Excellent… Full Review

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No Offer – Interviewed in Chicago, IL (US) Feb 2011 Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Interview Details I met with USG to interview for a manager position within Information Technology. I met with an HR representative and 3 IT leaders. All the people were pleasant, informed, and had fairly consistent things to say throughout.Full Interview

Interview Question:
I was asked if this job was enough responsibility for me based on my past experience. My resume indicates positions that were higher in responsibility, and there was a general concern that I was not… Answer Question

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World’s Most Admired Companies, Fortune, 2008

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