At Grantek Systems Integration, 96 percent of employees say their workplace is great.



This review is based on 47 employee surveys, with a 90% confidence level and a margin of error of ± 3.39. It was published on Jun 15, 2016. 1231 Visitors

What Employees Say

I can be myself around here.
People here are given a lot of responsibility.
People celebrate special events around here.
People care about each other here.
I am able to take time off from work when I think it's necessary.

What They Do

We asked Grantek Systems Integration to explain what they do. Here is what they had to say.

Grantek is a provider of integrated automation, safety and IT solutions within the manufacturing industry. We deliver solutions that help our clients achieve operational excellence, increase their return on investment, and reduce time to market through improved manufacturing productivity and product quality.

About this Company

Website: Industry: Engineering
US Headquarters: Chicago, Illinois US Sites: 4
US Employees: 58 Employees Worldwide: 163
Corporate Structure: Private Founded: 1980

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Perks and Programs

We asked Grantek Systems Integration to share a few programs they feel really capture what's unique about their workplace. Here is what they had to say.

  • Education Allowance: Grantek provides each employee with an education allowance of up to $2,500.00 per year. Such funds can be used towards outside training, education, or course fees that support the growth of their career and personal development.
  • Annual Employee Appreciation days: Grantek dedicates specific days each year to celebrate its employees. Employee appreciation days can range from golf tournaments to barbeques to go-karting to family orientated events.
  • Rich Benefit Package: Grantek provides its employee's with a rich benefit package, including an employer sponsored medical insurance plan and an employer funded Flexible Spending Account.
  • Town Halls: Grantek organizes quarterly company-wide town-halls. These town halls allow senior management to regularly communicate important corporate information to all employees across the organization. As well, it provides an opportunity for employees to ask Grantek's CEO any question they want.
  • Employee Referral Program: Employees who directly refers a potential recruit to Grantek, who in turn is hired by Grantek, will receive a $3,000 bonus, less applicable taxes/deductions. Grantek will award the Bonus during the first month of employment of the new hire.
  • Extracurricular Activities: Each of our offices participates in their own employee driven extra-curricular activities. Some examples include; kick-ball leagues, weekly game nights, whirly ball, bowling, lunch-time biking groups and so much more…
  • Telecommuting: Grantek provides employees with a laptop, cellphone and VPN access so that employees have the option to work from home or remotely when needed.


100% Company-paid health coverage for employees 100% Company-paid health coverage for part-timers
$2,500 College Tuition Reimbursement


  • Pre-tax savings account
  • Long-term care insurance to employees
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  • Flexible schedule
  • Telecommute option


  • Medical care
  • Mental health care
  • Prescription drug subsidy
  • Alternative treatments (such as acupuncture, homeopathy, or chiropractic)
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How to Get Hired

We asked Grantek Systems Integration for some inside information on how to get hired at the organization. Here is what they had to say.

What key characteristics tell you a prospective employee will be a great fit for your company?

Candidates that stand out to us will tend to demonstrate: an action orientated drive, plus are ambitious, enthusiastic (for learning), detailed orientated, and possess a leadership quality. They are also honest, detail orientated, and success driven.

What can prospective employees do to get your attention?

The best way you can gain our attention is to always be clear, concise, and honest.  When sending us your resume, it's best to indicate a statement as to why you would like to be a part of the Grantek team. Consider highlighting some of your key skills and career goals. 

Are there any positions or types of candidates you are particularly focused on hiring in this coming year?

Grantek is focused on building the future; we invest heavily in new graduates.  Also for the coming year, we will be hiring senior Engineers that are looking to have an opportunity to mentor junior hires. 

What should interested candidates do to find out more and get started?

Interested candidates should review the Grantek careers webpage.  All job opportunities are kept up to date; candidates are able to apply directly through our website. New applications are reviewed daily and any candidate that is deemed to be a fit will receive a phone interview from the recruiter.

hiring Outlook

40 Job openings forecast for coming year 71 Average applicants per opening
4,247 Applications received 19 Positions filled in past year
29% New hires by employee referrals 13 New positions created
Yes Recruits on college campuses 16 New graduates hired
* All figures refer to 12-month period prior to reporting, unless otherwise noted.

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