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Updated 1 Mar, 2015
Updated 1 Mar, 2015
417 Interview Reviews

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  1. 2 people found this helpful  

    Operator Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied in-person – interviewed at Halliburton.

    Interview Details

    I heard about a job fair at the local Halliburton. I spoke to a woman who was recruiting and accepting resumes, she was friendly. She then introduced me to the man responsible for interviewing me, who was also quite friendly. The interview was straight forward, he reviewed my resume and asked fair questions. I was hired shortly thereafter.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    wages weren't negotiated, they were firmly set for new employees without experience.
    The starting day was negotiated so I could give my previous employer notice which was fair.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  2.  

    Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    I had several one on one interviews. Overall the people were welcoming and nice, they just want to have an idea about who you are, what you know and what are you expectations from the job you are applying for.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
  3.  

    Operation Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at Halliburton.

    Interview Details

    Got an on-campus interview. It was an one-one behavioral based interview. Somehow the questions were hard. For example: give an example of the things that you learnt quickly and the things which took longer to learn in your past positions.
    They required Driving Licence- Class 5 and being able to do physical works.

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me about an objective which you were asked to achieve, but it was unreasonable in your view.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Difficult Interview
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    Document Control Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 daysinterviewed at Halliburton.

    Interview Details

    The interview itself seemed difficult, they asked questions that did not seem to matter. They did not ask about skills or qualifications, mostly personal situations.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    DRILLING CONSULTANT Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Calgary, AB
    Anonymous Employee in Calgary, AB
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at Halliburton in January 2011.

    Interview Details

    Invited for a phone interview.
    Interview consisted of basic behavioral questions and about past experience.

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me about a situation when you had to deal with a difficult person?   Answer Question
    • What factors to consider in pipe design?   View Answer
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  7.  

    MWD Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Nisku, AB
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Nisku, AB
    Application Details

    The process took a dayinterviewed at Halliburton in October 2010.

    Interview Details

    One on one interview where the employer asked for my resume .told me about the job position and showed me the working environment . Interviewer asked if I was comfortable with such environment .interviewer offered me the job right on the spot and asked me to think about it and call him back to let him know my decision.

    Interview Questions
    • Can you work in a harsh environment (hot /cold) where you will be away for weeks or months at a time ?   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  8.  

    MWD/LWD Field Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Nisku, AB
    Anonymous Employee in Nisku, AB
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took a dayinterviewed at Halliburton in December 2009.

    Interview Details

    I was brought into the office for an interview when I was dropping off my application. I was asked some questions about my motivation for the position and my skills. I was told they were only hiring contractors at the time, but HR would instruct me how to set up my own corporation and the type of insurance I'd need.

    Interview Questions
    • It wasn't particularly difficult at all, but I already had oilfield experience.   Answer Question
    Reasons for Declining

    I was in a motor vehicle accident shortly after the interview, so I couldn't dedicate the time out of town and thus didn't bother setting up the corporation.

    Declined Offer
    Easy Interview
  9. 1 person found this helpful  

    Field Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at Halliburton.

    Interview Details

    Was asked a serious of questions by someone who graduated a couple years before me. Interviewer seemed uninterested and not much of personality. Read straight off the paper and wrote down what I had to say, hope he interpreted my answers well.

    Interview Questions
    • How did you handle a situation that seemed unachievable   Answer Question
    Declined Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
  10.  

    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at Halliburton.

    Interview Details

    First I got an email and scheduled a time for phone interview. Then, a manager called me and asked some general questions, such as graduation time, expected salary. The interview itself was quite easy, but after that, I got no feedback.

    Interview Questions
    • How would I rate my skill of C programming, from 1 to 10?   View Answer
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
  11.  

    Field Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Interview Details

    Fairly simple. it was a behavioral interview they predominantly asked me about my resume and basic questions about me. One person interviewed me and it lasted for about 30-45mins. The interviewee ensured that a comfort zone was established and made me feel very comfortable.

    Interview Questions
    • 1. why do you think you're suitable for the role
      2. strength and weakness
      3. describe a bad team experience you've had
       
      Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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