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URS Corporation Interview Questions

Updated 26 Jan, 2015
Updated 26 Jan, 2015
177 Interview Reviews

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    Geologist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at URS Corporation in May 2014.

    Interview Details

    Applied online, in person interview. spoke with four different project managers and was taken to lunch. informal interviews. was able to ask a lot of questions too.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Project Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through other source. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at URS Corporation.

    Interview Details

    Very forward and clear about the job position and salary.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  3. 1 person found this helpful  

    Senior Environmental Scientist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Chicago, IL (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Chicago, IL (US)
    Application Details

    I applied through other source. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at URS Corporation.

    Interview Details

    Two interviews. Possible the best interviews I have ever been on.

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Human Resources Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Carlsbad, NM (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Carlsbad, NM (US)
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at URS Corporation.

    Interview Details

    Clumsy not very professional.

    Interview Questions
    Declined Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
  6. 1 person found this helpful  

    Civil Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Baton Rouge, LA (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Baton Rouge, LA (US)
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a weekinterviewed at URS Corporation.

    Interview Details

    I loved the work culture and the interviews themselves. I was interviewed by two different groups - Geotech and Infrastructure. I decided to go with Infrastructure because the managers were so nice and the work seemed to be what I wanted to do.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  7.  

    Mechanical Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Norfolk, VA (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Norfolk, VA (US)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at URS Corporation in April 2014.

    Interview Details

    Why did you choose to be a Mechanical Engineer?

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  8.  

    Graduate Water/Wastewater Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Washington, DC (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Washington, DC (US)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 8 weeksinterviewed at URS Corporation in March 2014.

    Interview Details

    2 month process - applied online and then had a follow up in an email after which I got an interview. The interviewer asked me several technical questions and they were a little unexpected.

    Interview Questions
    • Did the amount of work you put in reflect on your GPA?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  9. 1 person found this helpful  

    Project Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Francisco, CA (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Francisco, CA (US)
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at URS Corporation.

    Interview Details

    My interview was simple because they need a person with my skills. The VP is a stand up person and just expects you to do your job. Very easy to work with.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  10. 1 person found this helpful  

    Environmental Scientist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at URS Corporation.

    Interview Details

    I was turned down by the computer genereated reviewer. But then a week later I was contacted by a recruiter. I had a phone interview with the recruiter the following monday and by thursday of that same week I had and in-person interview. By friday (the next day) they were starting the background check. And they actually called all 3 of my references. In-person interview should have lasted an hour but I had many questions and last much longer. I thought this interview process went very quickly, not sure if this is standard for the company.

    Negotiation Details
    They offered to pay for relocation but if you are unsure about the job, do not take the relocation money. You will have to pay back if you do not stay at the company for longer than a year!
    Accepted Offer
    Average Interview
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    Scheduler-Planner Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeksinterviewed at URS Corporation.

    Interview Details

    As with most companies, the initial application process is online so need to include key words in resume. Then a phone interview with some brief interest questions. Lastly a face-to-face. Expect safety related questions along with relevant experience.

    Interview Questions
    • HR does the hiring so they will probably ask more difficult level questions than the job actually requires because the rep doesn't know exactly what you will be doing. Be prepared to have to know more than the job will require.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Not much room for negotiating due to their strict pay structure. They bill the client for a limited range of salary. Try to get a little more, but know they may be bringing you in close to the most they will be able to pay.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

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