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PPG Interview Questions

Updated Dec 17, 2014
Updated Dec 17, 2014
24 Interview Reviews

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  1.  

    Part Time Store Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at PPG in December 2014.

    Interview Details

    I had a phone interview which was very good. They call you to give you a choice of the time that you want for the interview. He then call you back and tells you about the company and what to expect. At the end of interview they give you a number to call to check on your the status of your application,

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  2.  

    Programmer Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Phone interview. It depends on your department/project. I had these questions below: 1.Introduction of yourself 2.detail requirements of the position. 3. Question about background 4. How well did you perform 5. technical question related to your experience(It was hard to tell/explain on the phone, so be ready for these) 6. question time;

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview
  3.  

    Territory Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 3+ weeksinterviewed at PPG.

    Interview Details

    The overall process was very very very very slow. Everyone was close to response. Slow response, many people involved. The overall process was very very very very slow. Everyone was close to response. Slow response, many people involved.

    No Offer
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  5.  

    Marketing Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Pittsburgh, PA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Pittsburgh, PA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 5+ monthsinterviewed at PPG in May 2014.

    Interview Details

    Multi-interview process, starting with an outside corporate recruiter. Next interview is with the direct supervisor. Next interview is one level above this supervisor. Overall process appears to take multiple months. All people are friendly and professional.

    Interview Questions
    • Name a specific marketing challenge you faced in your last position and how you resolved it.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  6.  

    Pro Sales Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Edison, NJ
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Edison, NJ
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 1+ weekinterviewed at PPG in March 2014.

    Interview Details

    Once an application is submitted online, they give you an initial phone interview to see if you have any transferrable skills. Once you pass that they setup up an interview with the HR department with another sales manager in tow. It was a basic interview with no outlandish questions. They want to see if you meet their qualifications for the position.

    Interview Questions
    • Nothing unexpected. They ask you to describe your previous experiences and how that would relate to the position offered.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  7.  

    Lab Technician Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Oak Creek, WI
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Oak Creek, WI
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at PPG in October 2013.

    Interview Details

    Not a very hard interview, although the job sounded like it was just mixing paints and doing physical tests on the paints, such as viscosity, etc. Basic questions like do you have experience working in team, do you have any work experience, can you give us a reader's digest version of your thesis, etc.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  8.  

    Customer Support Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Huntsville, AL
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Huntsville, AL
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral – interviewed at PPG in October 2013.

    Interview Details

    This was your standard interview process in terms of questions. Things like, how would you approach this situation, has this ever happened to you, and such. Everything now and then they will ask a personal question, or start talking about their life and family. Be ready though, the interview is about half a day, and every hour or so, you will be walking around the plant talking to different managers.

    Interview Questions
    • There really isnt a most difficult questions, however for the position I applied for, be sure to know everything there is about networking, even questions that wouldnt actually be beneficial to know working there.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  9.  

    Sales Representative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4 weeksinterviewed at PPG in August 2013.

    Interview Details

    Very thorough process with HR and Line Management

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  10.  

    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a weekinterviewed at PPG in September 2012.

    Interview Details

    Just a simple interview, what my schedule was and the job description.

    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Project Leader I Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Pittsburgh, PA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Pittsburgh, PA
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a weekinterviewed at PPG in April 2012.

    Interview Details

    I first had a short interview with the hiring manager and then was invited to an on-site series of interview (same day) with Human Resources, two project managers and an IT Manager. The interview with HR was very informal, but all the rest interviewers used the most typical 3-5 situational interview questions.

    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

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