ExxonMobil Interview Questions

Updated 25 Mar 2015
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    I applied through college or university – interviewed at ExxonMobil.

    Interview

    Basically ran through my resume and asked a couple behavioral question like tell me about time when you had to convince a team that you were working with to do something

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    GREF Graduate Interview

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    I applied online – interviewed at ExxonMobil.

    Interview

    Standard competency interview but strongly directed towards work experience rather than academic or extra curricular experiences. Frustrating to be told that they didn't want to hear any more of one aspect of my experience which I felt was more relevant to the question asked. I guess looking for a very specific type of candidate

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    • How do you deal with being told what to do by authority figures?   Answer Question
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    Polymer Technologist-Customer Development Interview

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    I applied online. The process took 5 daysinterviewed at ExxonMobil (Brussels (Belgium)) in March 2015.

    Interview

    There were two interviewers asking questions about soft and hard skills, and how I could be of contribution to the company. There were additional questions about the company profile and technical details about the product lines that the company is involved with were asked for. They also inquired about my method of preparing for the interview.

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    • How do you feel about working for a company such as ours, which is a contributor to the overall CO2 emissions?   Answer Question
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    Geoscience Interview

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    Application

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at ExxonMobil.

    Interview

    The interview process was casual and fair. Met with a Senior Geologist on a college campus for a 30 minute interview. The process is extremely competitive for entry level geologists, but you have a fighting chance if you have interesting research experience that you are passionate about.

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    • What were some disfunctional groups that you have been a part of? What is your dream job?   Answer Question
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    Application

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at ExxonMobil.

    Interview

    Got the interview through campus recruiting. There was an informational dinner/meet-and-greet the night before interview. Hour long on-campus interview with two interviewers from the controllers department. Both were very nice and seemed genuinely happy to be there. All behavioral questions, .

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    • Tell me about a time you were in a group project. What kind of role did you play?   Answer Question
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    Machinery Engineer Interview

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    A whole day of four total one on one behavioral questioned interviews. I recommend coming up with different answers for each question because you will hear the same ones throughout the day. The day also consists of a plant tour and lunch. You also get to meet with Human Resources and learn about all the benefits and other packages involved with their company.

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    Graduate Program Interview

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    I applied through college or university – interviewed at ExxonMobil.

    Interview

    Panel interview of 3 interviewers to 1 interviewee. The interviewers were from 3 different departments of different seniority. Questions asked were closely based on your resume as well as situational based questions. So they basically went through each item you have written on your resume and ask you to elaborate. At the end of the interview, it's the usual question and answer.

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    • Share an experience where you have to work with difficult people to achieve a goal.   Answer Question
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    Electrical Engineer Interview

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    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at ExxonMobil.

    Interview

    I gave my resume to an ExxonMobil recruiter that attend a job expo at my university. A few days later I got an email telling me that they wanted to interview me on my university's campus.

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    • Tell me about a time you had to sell out an idea to someone.   Answer Question
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    Chemical Engineer Interview

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    All communications were via telephone and text message- no emails which was very strange. First Round interview was quite typical- basic qualifications and leadership. Second round contained 6 interviews, 3 technical and 3 leadership.

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    • Questions about specific components of a refining facility and how would they have to be changed depending on different weather events.   Answer Question
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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at ExxonMobil.

    Interview

    Applied on-line. Online tests and then very quick response for a telephone interview and then an on-site interview. Telephone interview was around 25min and the on-site interview was with two interviewers and lasted around 50min. Both were focused on competency questions on a range of competencies the company values.

    Very friendly process but the face-to-face interview involved a lot of travel for just one interview.

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    • Describe a time when you've had to deal with someone being dishonest.   Answer Question

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