- Comp & Benefits
- Work/Life Balance
- Senior Management
- Culture & Values
- Career Opportunities
I have been working at A. M. Castle full-time (more than 10 years)Pros
great company 10-15 years ago before it went "corporate"
great employees (office,traffic,warehouse) that care for their job.Cons
shareholders are the top priority not the customer. how can a bussiness succeed if their customer is not the top priority?
no communication between management and workforce
implementation of "the flavor of the month" business strategies.
"Bottom line" mentality.
Short term goals set by "drive thru" upper management.
lack of commitment from leadership towards long term goals.
save money by loosing bussiness "strategy".
save money by taking it from their employees.Advice to ManagementAdvice
reevaluate your priorities:
1.- The Customer and always the customer
if you take care of the customer and employees, they will take care of you (the owners)Doesn't RecommendNegative OutlookDisapproves of CEO
Getting an Interview
Getting an Interview
- Application Details
I applied online – interviewed at A. M. Castle in May 2014.Interview Details
1 phone interview after that you are asked to do some personality online tests, but there are numbers too, and two more live interviews with HR and with the director of your position. Very hie people interviewingInterview Questions
No OfferNeutral ExperienceAverage Interview
- the test become numerical Answer Question
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Providing alloys for its allies, metals service company A. M. Castle distributes highly engineered metals and metal alloys to a broad range of industrial manufacturers. The company sells steel (alloy, carbon, and stainless), aluminum, copper, brass, and titanium in bar, sheet, plate, and tube form. A. M. Castle operates more than 55 steel service centers throughout North America, as well as in France, the UK, and China. Subsidiary Transtar distributes high-performance metals primarily to the aerospace and defense industries. The company also engages in industrial plastics...