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While many of its aluminum products may be lightweight, Alcoa is anything but. The company is among the world's top producers of alumina (aluminum's principal ingredient from bauxite) and aluminum. Its operations include bauxite mining, alumina refining, and aluminum smelting; primary products include alumina and its chemicals, automotive components, and sheet aluminum for beverage cans. The company's non-aluminum products include fiber-optic cables. Major markets include the aerospace, automotive, and construction industries. A truly global company, Alcoa does about half...More

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Alcoa Chairman and CEO Klaus Kleinfeld

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Pros: Large company, strong history, international footprint, growing downstream markets. Corporate functions provide exposure to senior management and potential growth opportunities. Good company with a good future. Full Review

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Davenport, IA (US) Jan 2010 Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2012
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