ExxonMobil Interview Questions

Updated 25 Sep 2014
Updated 25 Sep 2014
277 Interview Reviews

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  1.  

    Cashier Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at ExxonMobil.

    Interview Details

    Easy as can be. Asked very basic questions. Why do you want to work here? What can you bring to this company that others can not?

    Accepted Offer
    Easy Interview
  2.  

    Engineering Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Antwerp (Belgium)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Antwerp (Belgium)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 months - interviewed at ExxonMobil in March 2014.

    Interview Details

    The interview took place at the antwerp refinery. Basic interview questions were asked to see if I have the right attitude to work for exxon. Why exxon? Give a situation in life where you had to make a tough decision? Have you also applied somewhere else? Are you a good team-player, show with an example. interview took 40 minutes

    Interview Questions
    • set up a mathematical formula for the number of diagonals in polygon.   Answer Question
    Declined Offer
    Easy Interview
  3.  

    Accountant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Prague (Czech Republic)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Prague (Czech Republic)
    Application Details

    interviewed at ExxonMobil in March 2014.

    Interview Details

    The hiring process was great just the typical contracting processes, and the interview was really nice very nice people very humanic, I felt very comfortable with them, you get a couple of questions in different situations and should answer them based of your experience of life, could be at job, school anything.

    Interview Questions
    • Maybe if in my last someone did not like my job, what I did.   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Average Interview
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    Entry Level Chemical Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university - interviewed at ExxonMobil.

    Interview Details

    Had a first round interview on campus. Interviewed at a plant about 2.5 weeks later. Had four interviews at the plant, including one technical interview.

    Told me they'd call me back in two weeks to let me know either way. Never heard back. Had to contact my on-campus interviewer to see where I stood. Never sent me my reimbursement back.

    Interview Questions
    • During the technical interview, my programming proficiency was tested. Interviewer handed me a piece of white paper and told me to write a program that did ________.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Difficult Interview
  6.  

    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at ExxonMobil.

    Interview Details

    Mostly behavior questions on campus, then technical questions on phone later.

    Accepted Offer
  7.  

    Chemical Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university - interviewed at ExxonMobil.

    Interview Details

    Job was listed on University's career website where I applied during my senior year.
    There was an on campus interview followed by a brief telephone informal interview. I was invited to worksite interview during the phone call.
    Onsite interview was done by 5 Engineers with different levels of experience.
    It took a whole day to get through all the interviews.

    Interview Questions
    • Mostly behavioral questions related to how one fits in a team.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    There was no negotiations
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  8.  

    Cataloging Assistant Interview

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

    I applied online. The process took a day - interviewed at ExxonMobil.

    Interview Details

    There was no interview. Kelly Services found me on CareerBuilder and hired me.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    There was no negotiation. I got hired for a cheap $12 an hour... they worked me like crazy and eventually I moved up to $15.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
  9.  

    Network Analyst Interview

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

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 1+ week - interviewed at ExxonMobil.

    Interview Details

    interviewed as contractor, so it might be different for full time employees, one round.

    Interview Questions
    • Nothing, if you know your stuff its a straight forward interview   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    NA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  10.  

    Mechanical Engineer 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 4 months - interviewed at ExxonMobil in February 2014.

    Interview Details

    3 interviews, one on university campus, one phone interview and then one on-site interview at Houston. The entire process took 4 months from first round interview to the third round on-site interview. Received an offer 2 days after my final round interview.

    Interview Questions
    • No question were particularly difficult, they were all behavior type questions. Most of which were geared towards how to work in a team environment.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Didn't negotiate, didn't need to, offer and benefits were better than other companies.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Senior Research Scientist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    I was selected for a campus interview. I was asked to describe my research background, no behavior question.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer

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