Exterran Interview Questions

Updated May 31, 2014
Updated May 31, 2014
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    Staff Projects Planner Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Houston, TX
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Houston, TX
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 months - interviewed at Exterran in August 2011.

    Interview Details

    The communication was always frequent and positive, before and after the interview, including the HR representatives and the hiring manager. The salary, benefits were explained in a very detailed way so there were minimum questions at the face to face interview. Got interview by one of the team members and the hiring manager, all questions were technical (planning), there was no behavioral questioning

    Interview Questions
    • none, they were all technical related to my area of expertise   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    There was no negotiation on the salary and benefits. I was able to negotiate an extra week of vacation (from 2 to 3)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Buyer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 5 days - interviewed at Exterran.

    Interview Details

    I had 2 phone interviews

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  3.  

    Project Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Houston, TX
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Houston, TX
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 months - interviewed at Exterran in August 2012.

    Interview Details

    I was interviewed on the phone initially and asked about my background and how it can relate to the position in the company.
    Two days later was called for on site Interview with Engineering manager and two product managers. General question more of behavior question rather than the technical and finally my background experience with the previous company.

    Got a call from the Manager two days later with the offer.

    Negotiation Details
    NO the package was standard and was not able to negotiate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Senior Financial Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Standard, multiple interviews, phone screening

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
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    Applications Engineer Intermediate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Houston, TX
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Houston, TX
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 7+ weeks - interviewed at Exterran in October 2010.

    Interview Details

    Phone interview with HR personnel. 1:1 interview with hiring manager. 1:1 interview occurred approximately 30-40 days after phone interview. Phone interview occurred approximately 60 days after online application submission.

    Interview Questions
    • Shown a pictorial process stream I was asked to explain what it meant.   View Answer
    • Why are you leaving your current position?   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    I did not negotiate.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Cost Estimator Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Houston, TX
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Houston, TX
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took a day - interviewed at Exterran in March 2009.

    Interview Details

    My advice is to be honest. Don't pretent to know everything. BE YOURSELF! My perception of the people at Exterran? The people at Exterran are family friendly, loyal and always willing to help a fellow employee. They want Exterran to be successful.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Negotiate, negotiate, negotiate!!! It never hurts. I'm not just talking about money. Negotiate vacation days, moving expenses, anything that means something to you.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Intermediate Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Exterran.

    Interview Details

    Had one telephonic interview and one face to face interview. It was simple and professional. initially HR person called for a pre-screen typical interview and than a telephonic detailed professional interview about 30 minutes. finally face to face interview with a senior level person.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Any Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    You will enjoy this. Meet our good people, ask questions.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
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    Summer Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    The process took a day - interviewed at Exterran in May 2010.

    Interview Details

    Initial online application, then office interview one on one.
    About one week later offer letter.

    Interview Questions
    • How have you shown leadership in one previous job situation?   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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