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Headquarters New York, NY
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 1888
Type Company - Public (AA)
Industry Manufacturing
Revenue $10+ billion (USD) per year

A global leader in lightweight metals technology, engineering and manufacturing, Alcoa innovates multi-material solutions that advance our world. Our technologies enhance transportation, from automotive and commercial transport to air and space travel, and improve industrial and consumer electronics products. We enable smart buildings, sustainable food and beverage packaging... More

Mission: Having created the aluminum industry, Alcoa is growing in the areas the world needs most, delivering sustainable solutions that meet ever-increasing demands for...More

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Alcoa Chairman and CEO Klaus Kleinfeld

Klaus Kleinfeld

Chairman and CEO

Dedication and years of services are no match for an MBA.

  Former Employee

Pros: Great opportunities to learn different aspects of the business. Full Review

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Accepted Offer – Interviewed in Lake Charles, LA (US) Feb 2014 Reviewed 4 days ago New

Interview Details Responded to an advertisement in the newspaper, had to pass a test on electrical knowledge that was out of date and barely applied to the job, then told that the position was "multicraft" and I would have to do mechanic work as well as my own, but mechanics were not allowed to do electrical work…Full Interview

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Electrical test relies heavily on theoretical knowledge that does not typically apply or is not learned by most electrical workers in the commercial field. Answer Question

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Alcoa Awards and Accolades

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World's Most Admired Companies: Metals (#1), Fortune, 2014
Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality, Human Rights Campaign, 2014
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