Memphis Light Reviews

8 Reviews
3.4
8 Reviews
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Jerry Collins Jr.
4 Ratings
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    A good place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Memphis Light full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Low pressure, good coworkers, a lot of knowledgeable people available for support.

    Great benefits to go with average pay.

    Cons

    Have to deal with government rules and regulations.

    Lot of bureaucracy to deal with. Approval sometimes required by both board and city council.

    Little to no raises in last several years.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

Memphis Light Interviews

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    Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Memphis, TN (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Memphis, TN (US)
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Memphis Light in March 2009.

    Interview Details

    Normal interview procedures. Questions relate to experience, and multi-tasking. No unusual, out-of-the box type questions, although interview process is conducted by at least three different current employees.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    I did not negotiate.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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Website www.mlgw.com
Headquarters Memphis, TN
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1826
Type Government
Industry Oil, Gas, Energy & Utilities
Revenue Unknown / Non-Applicable per year

Memphis Light, Gas and Water Division (MLGW) helps lighten up the Memphis blues. The municipally owned utility provides electricity, water, and natural gas services for all of Shelby County, Tennessee, including the city of Memphis. It serves primarily residential and commercial customers. MLGW buys electricity from the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) and distributes it to almost 430,000 customers. The company purchases natural gas on the spot market, transmits it through open access pipelines, and delivers it to about 320,000 customers. Through its artesian water system... More

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