Exterran Interview Questions & Reviews
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Staff Projects Planner Interview (Positive Experience; Easy Interview)
I applied through a recruiter and 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 Question – 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)
Project Engineer Interview (Positive Experience; Average Interview)
I applied online and 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
Applications Engineer Intermediate Interview (Neutral Experience; Easy Interview)
I applied online and 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.
- 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.
Cost Estimator Interview (Positive Experience; Easy Interview)
I applied in-person and 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.
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.
Intermediate Engineer Interview (Positive Experience; Average Interview)
I applied online and 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 Question – Where you see yourself in next 5 years Answer Question
Summer Intern Interview (Positive Experience; Average Interview)
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 Question – How have you shown leadership in one previous job situation? Answer Question