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18 Questions

Does the company require references or letters of recommendation?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

No

Answer #2 from April 22, 2019 by a former employee

Yes

Answer as an employer

How stressful is it to work here?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Not very

Answer as an employer

What changes would you suggest for improving the work environment?

Asked on July 1, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from July 1, 2018 by a current employee

Environment is good. No complaints there

Answer #2 from March 27, 2019 by an applicant

HVAC technician

Answer as an employer

Do tattoos affect my chances of landing a job?

Asked on June 24, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 24, 2018 by a current employee

no

Answer #2 from April 22, 2019 by a former employee

Yes

Answer as an employer

How should I dress for a job interview?

Asked on June 24, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 24, 2018 by a current employee

casual

Answer as an employer

I am 50 years old – how are my chances for applying at the company?

Asked on June 24, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 24, 2018 by a current employee

more challenging but attainable

Answer as an employer

What do you like the most here and where is room for improvement?

Asked on June 24, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 24, 2018 by a current employee

i enjoy the flexibility but some people need reigned in

Answer #2 from March 27, 2019 by an applicant

Energy Data center analyst

Answer as an employer

What opportunities for further education do I have? Is there tuition assistance?

Asked on June 24, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 24, 2018 by a current employee

no but they will advise you

Answer #2 from April 22, 2019 by a former employee

Some

Answer as an employer

What questions are usually asked in the job interview?

Asked on June 24, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 24, 2018 by a current employee

all the general ones

Answer as an employer

Do they do background checks at this company and if so, what are disqualifiers?

Asked on June 17, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 17, 2018 by a current employee

criminals

Answer as an employer

Does the company offer regular training opportunities and if so, which ones?

Asked on June 17, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 17, 2018 by a current employee

none

Answer as an employer

How does the application process work, which questions are usually asked?

Asked on June 17, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 17, 2018 by a current employee

It depends on the position you apply.

Answer as an employer

What benefits and perks are there?

Asked on June 17, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 17, 2018 by a current employee

paid vacation, health insurance, retirement benefits.

Answer #2 from December 8, 2018 by a former employee

the company closes for a week between Christmas and new years

Answer as an employer

What does the company do to keep employees engaged?

Asked on June 17, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 17, 2018 by a current employee

frequent office parties, food trucks

Answer as an employer

What is the working environment like in recent times?

Asked on June 17, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from June 17, 2018 by a current employee

awful very office politics

Answer #2 from April 22, 2019 by a former employee

Stressful

Answer as an employer

Are employees allowed to bring their dog, does that happen regularly?

Asked on May 27, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from May 27, 2018 by a current employee

yes

Answer #2 from March 27, 2019 by an applicant

No

Answer as an employer

Does the company pay holiday and Christmas bonuses?

Asked on May 27, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from May 27, 2018 by a current employee

yes

Answer as an employer

What's work like for parents here?

Asked on May 27, 2018 by the kununity

Answer #1 from May 27, 2018 by a current employee

no

Answer as an employer