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Warrington, North West England, England
5001 to 10000 employees
2008
Company - Public (UUGRY)
Utilities
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
Unknown

United Utilities Reviews

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United Utilities CEO Steve Mogford
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16 Ratings
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    "Good employer, good benefits and opportunities"

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    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at United Utilities part-time

    Pros

    Good working enviroment and Bonus Incentives

    Cons

    Inflexible management and focus on process

    Advice to Management

    Some Need to improve some people skills

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United Utilities Photos

United Utilities photo of: We're proud to support Macmillan - our new corporate charity
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United Utilities photo of: Charity raffle and cake sale at our head office!
United Utilities photo of: Our managing director opens the newly extended training facility.
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United Utilities Interviews

Experience

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Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview
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    Operator Interview

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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 5+ weeks. I interviewed at United Utilities.

    Interview

    The process was really smooth. It was a while from when I sent my cv until my interview date but that gave me lots of time to prepare. The interview was tell me a time questions where you had to give examples of situations you had been in relating to the question. Make sure you prepare on these as there is about 12 questions like this. Give an example about what you did and how you resolved or dealt with the situation.

    Interview Questions

    • Tell me a time when you have helped someone in a work environment   Answer Question
    • Tell me a time you have demonstrated health and safety   Answer Question
    • Tell me a time of when you have received feedback you didn't agree with and what did You do.   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    No negotiation.

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United Utilities Awards & Accolades

  • Silver Corporate Partner status, IChemeE, 2016
  • Employer Recognition Scheme Gold Awards, UK Ministry of Defence, 2016
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