Essar Group
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Essar Group Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Mar 17, 2014
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Senior Mechanical Design Engineer Interview

Anonymous Employee
Surat (India)

I applied online and the process took 2+ weeks - interviewed at Essar Group in February 2010.

Interview Details after receiving My CV, they called me over phone to fix a tele phonic interview. It was about an hour. After the tele phonic interview they called for a direct interview with department Manager and then another direct Interview with Director.

Interview Question – They asked me to design a pumping system with all the calculations.   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – I didnt negotiate anything as I was not having any other option.

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Assistant Manager Interview

Assistant Manager

Interviewed at Essar Group

Interview Details First round was written exam
Second round was group discussion
Final round was interview. Interview was easy and mostly based on field of study.

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Management Trainee Interview

Anonymous Employee

I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at Essar Group in February 2009.

Interview Details GD followed by 3 rounds of PI

Interview Question – Where do you see yourself 5 years down the lane? I always find that difficult to answer   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – It was a fixed salary offer. Salary was mentioned at the start of the process.

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DGM Interview

Anonymous Employee
Mumbai (India)

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 2 days - interviewed at Essar Group in July 2009.

Interview Details Was detailed as per requirement of the position with decisions being made very fast

Negotiation Details – They gave what was expected as had asked reasonable increase only

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GET Interview

Anonymous Employee
Mumbai (India)

I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at Essar Group in January 2009.

Interview Details Why shall we select You?

Interview Question – How much money do u need?   View Answer

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General Manager Interview

General Manager
Hazira (India)

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 2 months - interviewed at Essar Group in January 2009.

Interview Details Discussion

Interview Question – As a professor your salary is only Rs. 3 lakhs CTC. Here we offer much more.   View Answer

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Deputy Manager Interview

Deputy Manager
Jabalpur (India)

I applied through college or university and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Essar Group in November 2009.

Interview Details It is through your college or your friends reference. interview is through the head office in mumbai or else.

Interview Question – What if u r not selected.   View Answers (4)

Negotiation Details – try harder

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SAP Consultant Interview

Anonymous Employee

I applied through a staffing agency and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Essar Group.

Interview Details First the resume will be shortlisted based on the requirement criteria .
Then First round will be telephonic technical round if the city is not mumbai .
Second Round F2F technical and HR mix and this is final

Interview Question – Have you utilized your time well in the past in relation to self-improvization   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – Hardly any negotiation as their salary slab is fixed for the junior level.

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Equiptment Operator Interview

Anonymous Interview Candidate
Kincaid, WV (US)

I applied through other source and the process took 6 weeks - interviewed at Essar Group in January 2012.

Interview Details its a long process and takes about a month with a lot of paper work and drug test and physical and the whole nine yards

Interview Question – none   Answer Question

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Operations Head-TN/Pondy Interview

Anonymous Employee
Bangalore (India)

I applied through other source and the process took 6 weeks - interviewed at Essar Group in April 2011.

Interview Details Had 3 rounds of telephonic interview, 2 rounds of personnel interview. Particularly about longivity in the system and our career plans

Interview Question – Most practical questions has been asked related to business and also the past experience. They have done the referral check.   View Answer

Negotiation Details – Negotiation phase was very practical and had a good discussion for the ctc.

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