ExxonMobil Engineering Intern Interview Questions

8 Interview Reviews

Interview Experience

Interview Experience

40%
20%
40%

Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview

63%
20%

Interview Difficulty

2.8
Average

Interview Difficulty

Hard

Average

Easy

8 Candidate Interview Reviews Back to all Interviews

Sort: Popular Date Difficulty

 

Engineering Intern Interview

Anonymous Employee in Antwerp (Belgium)
Declined Offer
Easy Interview
Declined Offer
Easy Interview

Application

I applied online. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at ExxonMobil (Antwerp (Belgium)) in March 2014.

Interview

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

Other Interview Reviews for ExxonMobil

  1.  

    Engineering Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer
    No Offer

    Interview

    The interview was all personality based questions. No technical questions whatsoever. They were very interested in what part of Exxon I wanted to work with.

    Interview Questions

  2.  

    Engineering Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Berkeley, CA (US)
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at ExxonMobil (Berkeley, CA (US)) in September 2013.

    Interview

    Exxon Mobil was recruiting at my university; applied on the university's job board and got called back for an interview a week later. Business formal attire, did not get the position. All behavioral; this interview is meant to test you as a person

    Interview Questions

    • What is your favorite class so far? What is your least favorite and why?   Answer Question
  3.  

    Engineering Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Accepted Offer

    Interview

    I applied online while the company was doing interviews at my school's career fair. I had an in person behavioral (not technical) interview followed by a short phone interview. I was then offered a job.

    Interview Questions

  4. Is this helpful? The community relies on everyone sharing – Add Anonymous Interview Review


  5.  

    Engineering Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at ExxonMobil.

    Interview

    Campus recruiting (submitted resume and cover letter on Exxon's campus recruiting site in advance; invited to interview with alumnus on campus). About two months later, I received an email that I had not made it to the next stage (phone interview). Typical behavioral interview. I think that the interview thought I would be a good fit for a certain division; when I expressed interest in the others, I sealed my fate.

    Interview Questions

    • The most difficult part for me was repeated questions that touched on the same areas (problem-solving), etc., since I needed more anecdotes.   Answer Question
  6. Helpful (1)  

    Engineering Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA (US)
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at ExxonMobil (Los Angeles, CA (US)) in October 2011.

    Interview

    Gave them resume at university information session; they sent an email back asking for an on-campus interview within the week. Had to make a profile online and submit resume again, as well as transcript. Interview was 1 on 1 and almost entirely behavioral, the rest being specifics about the research experience on resume. Was told at the end of interview that notification would be through email; received generic rejection in about 10 days.

    Interview Questions

    • Can you elaborate on a situation where you were in a group and fell short of your goals or had difficulties succeeding?   Answer Question
  7.  

    Engineering Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 5 daysinterviewed at ExxonMobil in September 2011.

    Interview

    Initially, the offer sounded great. I attended an information session with several employees who talked about their jobs. When I got to the interview, it seemed like my interviewer had completely burned out. She had no motivation, answered my questions about the company with very generic and formulaic answers, and I really learned nothing.

    Interview Questions

    • Tell me about your experience working with other people.   Answer Question
  8.  

    Engineer Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Houston, TX (US)
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at ExxonMobil (Houston, TX (US)) in October 2010.

    Interview

    The on-campus recruiters pre-screened resumes and set up one on one interviews. My interviewer was very nice and friendly. The questions were pretty standard. Why engineering? Why exxon? We went through my resume and detailed each item. Then she asked behavioral questions. The hardest was probably to describe a situation when someone working under me had refused to cooperate.

    Interview Questions

    • Describe a situation when a team member or subordinate refused to cooperate with you and how you handled the situation.   Answer Question

Work at ExxonMobil? Share Your Experiences

ExxonMobil

 
Click to Rate
or

The difficulty rating is the average interview difficulty rating across all interview candidates.

The interview experience is the percentage of all interview candidates who said that their interview experience was positive, neutral or negative.

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.