Halliburton Interview Questions

Updated 18 Oct 2014
Updated 18 Oct 2014
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    Equipment Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    The interview and recruitment was transparent which is very good. Although, after my recruitment, my job role was not specified for some time. There was some misunderstanding between the management personnel because of which I worked for six months at a much Junior position than I was recruited for.

    Interview Questions
    • The questions were typical electrical and instrumentation theory questions.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
  2. 2 people found this helpful  

    Graduate Completion Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at Halliburton in November 2012.

    Interview Details

    Applied online through Oil Careers and within a week heard back from a member of the Halliburton HR staff to come in for an interview. Had interview the following week after my invite. Much of the interview was be told about the company from a senior staff member while an HR girl writes notes. After interview is done a past graduate employee takes you for a tour of the company.

    Interview Questions
    • There were no unexpected questions, usual basic interview questions. Interview was very layed back, in fact the majority of the interview was spent listening about the company and the role i had applied for. I was expected to give detail on a 3D cad assembly drawing but this was expected with the position.   Answer Question
    Reasons for Declining

    Got another offer

    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  3.  

    Cementing Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at Halliburton in March 2012.

    Interview Details

    Phonecall inviting me to a 1 hour interview with the head of cementing and another cement engineer, including 10 minute technical presentation and a short maths test. Interview was fairly laid back and everyone at the company very welcoming and friendly. Relax, be yourself and enjoy the interview.

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me a little bit more about this placement/project.

      What was the main thing you gained from it?
        View Answer
    • What are your two greatest achievements? And is there anything that you're not so happy with/would change?   View Answer
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Computer Technician Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Aberdeen, Scotland
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a dayinterviewed at Halliburton in June 2011.

    Interview Details

    I applied online through a recruiting agency. Few days letter I received a call from them asking if I was still in the market and that Halliburton is now calling for interviews for the position I applied for. An interview was arranged and it was 1:1 interview. It was a skill based interview.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  6.  

    Software Engineering Co-op Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Tewkesbury, England
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Tewkesbury, England
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at Halliburton in June 2011.

    Interview Details

    I applied for the job during my second year at the university.
    The interview took about 4 hours from 9am to 1pm.
    It started with a tour around the offices and factories, a little bit of introduction to the company. then it was the interview with managers and aptitude test.

    Interview Questions
    • The most difficult question is "tell us about yourself" when you have to identify your weakness and use it to point out the strength   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  7. 2 people found this helpful  

    Internship Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at Halliburton.

    Interview Details

    Applied through school's website and got an email to schedule an interview a few weeks ago. Interview was simple. It was about 30mins. Only one person was there asking some basic behavior questions. Interviewer has engineering background but didn't ask any questions relevant to skill. He was really nice, taking notes while you were talking.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  8.  

    Supply Chain Management Program Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at Halliburton.

    Interview Details

    The first round was about behavioral questions.
    - Introduce yourself
    - If you are given a tight schedule, how do you handle it?
    - What was your biggest failure so far? How would you have done differently?
    - How do you lead a team of 20 people?
    - Tell me something that shows your leadership skills.

    Interview Questions
    • What was your biggest failure so far? How would you have done differently?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  9.  

    SCMP Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    In person interview at school.
    Had a face to face interview with recruiter and heard back within a month whether or I was offered the position or not. Leadership experiences are a huge factor in selection as most questions ask you relate to it.

    Interview Questions
    • How are you able to influence other around you who are resistant to change?   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  10.  

    Supply Chain Management Program Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at Halliburton.

    Interview Details

    Typical behavioral based questions. Ask about a situation and what did you do. After the interview you will hear from them within a few weeks. Very fast! Offer isn't negotiable. The process is fairly easy and straight forward for an internship position. Average interview it isn't very hard.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Average Interview
  11.  

    Operator Assistant I Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4 daysinterviewed at Halliburton.

    Interview Details

    A day after applying I received a phone interview in which the person asked me why I would be a good fit for the type of work, asked about past job experience, and she went over general details of the work. I was given an in-person interview a few days later with management. The interview was with the department manager and with an HR representative who was on speaker phone. Questions asked were really basic interview questions. Nothing to unusual for an interview

    Interview Questions
    • Hardest question was where do you see yourself in 5 years?   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    Not open to negotiation
    Accepted Offer
    Easy Interview

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