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US Navy Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Jul 22, 2014

Getting an Interview  

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Interview Experience  

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Interview Difficulty  

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No Offer

Neutral Experience

Military Interview

Military

I applied through a recruiter and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at US Navy.

Interview Details – its not a real hiring process if you meet standards then and you are good to go just make sure that you are in a good physical condition and that you can complete they physical demands.

Interview Question – they were none so your good to go   Answer Question


No Offer

Neutral Experience

Hospital Corpsman Interview

Hospital Corpsman

I applied through a recruiter and interviewed at US Navy.

Interview Details – the recruiter came over, we talked about the reasons I wanted to join, he told me the benefits there were to joining and then we started the process for getitng into the Navy itself. I had to go to the MEPS building and get a physical so that I could get a full bill of health and to make sure I wasn't on any drugs.

Interview Question – there wasn't any   Answer Question


No Offer

Negative Experience

Easy Interview

US Navy Sailor E4 Interview

US Navy Sailor E4

I applied through other source - interviewed at US Navy in July 2010.

Interview Details – there were a bunch of evaluation every year before the examination. however there are no hiring and interviews like what they normally have in civilian firms. to get a promotion. all you need to do is study hard,


No Offer

Neutral Experience

Very Easy Interview

EOD Interview

EOD
Virginia Beach, VA

I applied online and the process took a day - interviewed at US Navy in July 2014.

Interview Details – Looking for a lucrative position in Homeland Security. Would like to live in the contental United States. Have experience in counter Improvised Explosives Devices, Weapons of Mass Destruction, and Underwater Mine Counter Measures

Interview Question – What are my weeknesses   View Answer


No Offer

Neutral Experience

Logistic Manager Interview

Logistic Manager

Interviewed at US Navy

Interview Details – My initial interview was my first in over 4 years. In explaining my skills to each interviewer was meet with some challenges. I was able describe to each panel member my experience from each position I held. Going through very detail questions with responses. But my overall interview was probably a B minus.

Interview Question – Having to explain a difficult situation.   Answer Question


No Offer

Neutral Experience

Information Systems Technician Interview

Information Systems Technician

Interviewed at US Navy

Interview Details – I submitted an application online and I was contacted by a recruiter to see if I would be interested in being a sailor. He asked me questions related to IT specifically networking, SQL etc.

Interview Question – What strengths I had in programming   View Answer


No Offer

Neutral Experience

Very Easy Interview

E-6 US Navy Interview

E-6 US Navy
San Diego, CA

I applied through a recruiter and interviewed at US Navy.

Interview Details – Went to talk with recruiter, signed the paper work , went to MEPS, got medical review by a crazy doctor that must have come out of Cannon Ball Run, you know, the one who wanted to use the glove to check everyones' prostate, took a test, and I was off to boot camp.

Interview Question – Dealing with admin.   Answer Question


No Offer

Positive Experience

Very Easy Interview

Aerographers Mate First Class Interview

Aerographers Mate First Class
Brooklyn, NY

I applied through an employee referral and the process took a day - interviewed at US Navy.

Interview Details – The military hiring process is quite simple. Take a preliminary ASVAB test which checks for your educational standing. Height and weight is measured to note whether or not the candidate is within military standards. Brief interview is conducted with the recruiter to inquire about military life.

Interview Question – There are no difficult or unexpected questions.   Answer Question


No Offer

Negative Experience

Seaman Interview

Seaman

Interviewed at US Navy

Interview Details – They asked me some questions which I answered. Then they made me do some jumping jacks and told me about sailing in the Navy. The recruiter was a pretty cool dude.

Interview Question – Are you on drugs?   Answer Question


No Offer

Positive Experience

Difficult Interview

SURTASS Operations Technology Specialist Interview

SURTASS Operations Technology Specialist
Oak Harbor, WA

I applied online and the process took 5 weeks - interviewed at US Navy.

Interview Details – FEDJOBS.gov posting. Applied through FEDJOBS.gov, informed by phone of top 5 candidacy and emails to schedule 1 day of interviews. 30-45min face to face interview, then acoustic analysis exam. Interview was a panel/group with the CO, XO, Training Officer (point of contact for scheduling, etc.), and senior civilian. Standardized questions for all candidates, round-robin format for asking the questions. Positive atmosphere, enjoyable experience.

Interview Question – First question caught me off guard and it shouldn't have: How does sound move through water?
The rest were challenging, but enjoyable.
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