ExxonMobil Interview Questions

Updated 29 Oct, 2014
Updated 29 Oct, 2014
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    Instrumentation and Controls Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at ExxonMobil in October 2014.

    Interview Details

    Applied through careers site for a new grad position. Interview took place on campus and involved two employees who would I would not be working with if I gained the position. This was only the first round of the interviewing process and I was told the second round would take place with someone I would work with and would have more technical information. Questions were all behavioral based.

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me of a time when you had to sacrifice quality to complete a task.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview
  2.  

    Operations Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Already had industry experience. Knew the hiring manager. Interview was not difficult.

    Interview Questions
    Declined Offer
  3.  

    Engineering Student Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at ExxonMobil in February 2012.

    Interview Details

    Applied for a co-op position through the company website and received a interview a few weeks later. The interview is about 45 minutes long and it was made up of mostly standard behaviour based questions.

    Interview Questions
    • What I can remember:
      Describe a time where you had to analyze a large amount data and how did you approach it?
      What were your favourite courses and why?
      Describe a time where you had to work in a team environment?
        Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Customer Service Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Moncton, NB
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Moncton, NB
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3+ monthsinterviewed at ExxonMobil in September 2010.

    Interview Details

    Interview was oriented to find the skills that the perfect candidate would need , I didnt have the skill but I had the background so I was hired

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  6.  

    Facilities Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Saint John, NB
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Saint John, NB
    Application Details

    The process took a dayinterviewed at ExxonMobil in February 2010.

    Interview Details

    In interview process starts between 8:30 to 12:00, and it will be ended with a lunch. You will have two interview season and between each on them you have a chance to have a friendly chat with one of the experience employee in the company. They will also assign you an interview body, who will accompany you during whole interview process.

    Interview Questions
    • Explain a situation that you have a problem with your co worker. how you react to that situation?   View Answer
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
  7.  

    Credit Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Saint John, NB
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Saint John, NB
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at ExxonMobil in January 2010.

    Interview Details

    1 interview that lasted for 3 hours. All the questions are behavioral based questions like tell me one time when you had to make a risky decision and how it turned out...

    Interview Questions
    • behavioral typed questions.. tell me how you dealt with a difficult co-worker   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  8.  

    Computer Science/engineering Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at ExxonMobil in September 2009.

    Interview Details

    I was interviewed for the co-op position, it was quite fair and no technical questions at all, all are behavior type questions that require you to provide very specific example(description, how to overcome the difficulties, the outcome ) So be prepared with specific examples that can demonstrate your soft skills and also some projects experiences if you're applying for a tech position.

    Interview Questions
    • Please tell us a time that you've done beyond the requirements.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4 weeksinterviewed at ExxonMobil.

    Interview Details

    Applied online and received a request for an interview through school job search page. Interviewed on site, was a very straight forward behavioral interview. Interviewer was very nice and informative. He told me about what roles I might be performing on site and a little more about what the internship process would be like.

    Interview Questions
    • What was one time you had to convince others that your approach to a problem was the correct approach.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  10.  

    Industrial Placement Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Fawley, Hampshire, South East England, England (UK)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Fawley, Hampshire, South East England, England (UK)
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at ExxonMobil.

    Interview Details

    Applied via the EMEC event. Application was just a CV and then online numerical test before actual EMEC event. Competency based telephone and then face to face interview. Friendly and welcoming atmosphere.

    Interview Questions
    • A tinge you have worked as part of a team   View Answer
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Controller Interview

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

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at ExxonMobil.

    Interview Details

    I was first invited to dinner on campus. I had another outstanding offer and they were very accommodating. Quickly did first round phone interview and then they sent me to Houston the next week for 2 more interviews. Interview Process was very structured and thorough. All interviews were very relaxed and conversational.

    Interview Questions
    • Talk about a time when your problem-solving technique was not working and how you changed it.
      Talk about a time when you had to use data analysis to solve a problem.
      Know your resume (as always) and have stories for everything.
        Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Negotiating as an intern is probably not your best bet.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

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