CenterPoint Energy

CenterPoint Energy Reviews

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CenterPoint Energy President, CEO, and Director David M. McClanahan
David M. McClanahan
36 Ratings

    Good solid company to work and retire from.

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    Current Employee - Anonymous
    Current Employee - Anonymous

    I have been working at CenterPoint Energy full-time (more than 8 years)


    This company has a great culture and leadership to work with day in and day out.


    After working previously with another utility that had a great medical benefits package I was disappointed with what CenterPoint had to offer.

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    An HMO maybe an affordable option for others to chose.

    Positive Outlook
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CenterPoint Energy Interviews

Updated 30 Oct, 2014
Updated 30 Oct, 2014

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Interview Experience


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Getting an Interview


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Interview Difficulty




    Lineman Helper Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Houston, TX (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Houston, TX (US)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at CenterPoint Energy in July 2014.

    Interview Details

    I just got the approval email from Centerpoint Energy after taking the interview. The email came within a few hours after my interview. Before the interview you had to take and pass the CAST test which was pretty challenging due to the time restraint. Don't worry about finishing just answer as many questions right as possible. Don't take forever to do each question. If the question looks too hard just move on to the next. Make sure your answers and the bubble sheet matches the test. It's very easy to skip an answer and start bubbling in the incorrect question.

    Interview Questions
    • Why should we pick you to be the next electrical lineman for our company?
      What does safety mean to you?
      Do you have any experience working with tools?
        Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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Headquarters Houston, TX
Size 5000+ Employees
Founded 2001
Type Company - Public (CNP)
Industry Oil, Gas, Energy & Utilities
Revenue $5 to $10 billion (CAD) per year

CenterPoint Energy pivots around its core operations which include power and gas distribution utilities, and natural gas pipeline, gathering, and marketing operations. CenterPoint Energy's regulated utilities distribute natural gas to 3.3 million customers in six US states and electricity to more than 2 million customers on the Texas Gulf Coast. The company's main stomping ground is Texas, where it has regulated power distribution operations through subsidiary CenterPoint Energy Houston Electric. CenterPoint Energy operates more than 48,230 miles of power distribution... More

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