Number of Employees: 126000
Headquarters: 1701 John F Kennedy Boulevard Philadelphia, PA 19103 (215) 286-1700
Comcast is the largest supplier of cable and home internet access in the United States and ranks third for home telephone; it also supplies home security in some areas of the country. With both residential and commercial customers, Comcast operates in all but 10 US states. In addition to offering services, Comcast also also has stake in a number of networks, including The Golf Channel, E! Entertainment Television, NBC Sports Network, G4 and the Style Network. Comcast was originally formed in 1963 as American Cable Systems by Daniel Aaron, Julian Brodsky and Ralph Roberts. It was incorporated in 1969 as Comcast, which combines the words "communication" and "broadcast".
The majority of applicants that interview for a position with Comcast report a positive interview experience. Potential employees can expect a fairly straightforward interview process consisting of a face-to-face and/or group panel interview, in which a skills test and a personality test may be given. A standard interview question might include, "Discuss a time when you had to deal with a difficult situation at a previous job." Potential employees can apply online or in person, and phone interviews are sometimes conducted prior to the face-to-face interview. Some applicants who are offered positions can expect to submit to a background check.