Jacobs Interview Questions

Updated 20 Apr 2015
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    Mechanical Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
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    Application

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at Jacobs.

    Interview

    The Whole process Started with an aptitude test followed by a technical test. After elimination based on these scores, the second stage, Group discussion was held. Some more people were removed and he short listed were taken for Personal interview. There were 4 interview taking places simultaneously by 4 different people. Some had very difficult technical questions but were selected, whereas others had easier questions and not necessarily selected.

    Interview Questions

    • Everything on your C.V. was asked in detail. Also your technical strength on subjects like TOM, SOM, Design were tested.   Answer Question
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    GET Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Andheri
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at Jacobs (Andheri) in February 2015.

    Interview

    Hiring process involved an initial General Aptitude and followed by Technical Aptitude test. Then it was the GD round. Interview involved Technical questions covering subjects like SOM, TOM, Machine Design and RAC among others.

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    Negotiation

    Well there was no need for negotiation since the job profile was great. Salary is good.

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    Trainee Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Mumbai
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    interviewed at Jacobs (Mumbai) in October 2014.

    Interview

    First Technical and general aptitude were taken , then Group Discussion and Personal Interview. Interview was easy and based on the entire CV and basic fluid mechanics. It was a panel interview and took half hour to complete

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    Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Mumbai
    Accepted Offer
    Average Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Jacobs (Mumbai).

    Interview

    One technical test and one-on-one interview

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    Trainee Process Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Andheri
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral – interviewed at Jacobs (Andheri) in September 2012.

    Interview

    Step 1. Written Technical test (basics of chemical engineering). It contains unit conversion,heat and mass balance,pumps, Utilities such as steam, etc.
    Step 2. face to face interview (approx. 30 minutes) It is better to say what you know than to be embarrassed with wrong answer.

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    Negotiation

    Accept what they give, it is best in the city.

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    Trainee Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Mumbai
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at Jacobs (Mumbai) in July 2012.

    Interview

    Had one on one interview, Very basic questions , about undergraduate project and rest were general stuffs

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    Project Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Mumbai
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took a dayinterviewed at Jacobs (Mumbai) in January 2011.

    Interview

    Very Friendly but Detailed Interview Process

    Interview Questions

    • Why do you want to Quit your current organisation in just one year?   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    I could not negotiate as my previous Compensation Package was already a bit on the higher side.

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    Planner Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New Delhi
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at Jacobs (New Delhi) in January 2011.

    Interview

    Very good. Had been a telecon with HOD and Head of office.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    No

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    Electrical Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Andheri
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Jacobs (Andheri) in August 2008.

    Interview

    Technical details such as sld's, protection philosophies relay numbers, motor schematics,

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    no negotiation the package offered was good for me at that point of time

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    Designer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Vadodara
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took a dayinterviewed at Jacobs (Vadodara) in February 2008.

    Interview

    With single well planned interview by the group of interviewers and attained the practical test interview. For interview candidates "you should be very skilled you can go as long as in interview but dont say faque on the topic which you dont know."

    Interview Questions

    • the End reactions of beams for different end cases   1 Answer
    • connection details for beams columns and bracings   1 Answer

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