3M Intern Interview Questions

Updated Oct 22, 2014
Updated Oct 22, 2014
14 Interview Reviews

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Anonymous Interview Candidate
Anonymous Interview Candidate
Application Details

I applied through college or university – interviewed at 3M.

Interview Details

Two back to back half hour interviews, on campus recruiting with an info session the night before. It was mostly behavioral questions and a few technical ones about the financial statements. Asked a lot about decisions I have made in the past and the process I used to make them. Also asked about current financial events.

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No Offer
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at 3M in September 2014.

    Interview Details

    quite easy going, technical questions were asked too. Felt at ease, although it's apparent the interns would not get a specific experience. Other wise it was fairly relaxed. Oddly, not much was asked about my background; only a few technical questions were asked, and the remainder of the time focused on describing the position and the department.

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    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at 3M.

    Interview Details

    Met recruiter at career fair, interviewed the next day, had an offer ~3 weeks later.
    Behavioral type questions. What did you like about your last internship, what didn't you? Where do you see yourself in 5 years? Teamwork skills

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Average Interview
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    Intern Interview

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

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at 3M in September 2013.

    Interview Details

    I met a recruiter at my campus career fair and was contacted for an interview shortly after. The interview was scheduled for 30 minutes and went a little over. I was asked only behavioral questions. Interviewer was nice and described some interesting projects he has worked on. I found out I had not advanced to the next round weeks later.

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me about a particularly interesting project you have worked on.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Saint Paul, MN
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Saint Paul, MN
    Application Details

    interviewed at 3M in November 2012.

    Interview Details

    Be sure to go to your school's career fair and NETWORK!

    Show interest in the company in addition to having a strong GPA and solid resume.

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me about a time when you failed to complete something   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    There was no negotiation.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Minneapolis, MN
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Minneapolis, MN
    Application Details

    The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at 3M in November 2009.

    Interview Details

    I first interviewed with a recruiter on campus first. He went over basic questions of group projects, multitasking, problem solving. I was contact about a week later to set up an interview with a group manager over the phone. I talked with two people in the group for the phone interview. They basically informed me more about the company and what the position would consists of and what my background knowledge concerning the things they introduced to me were.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at 3M.

    Interview Details

    Company contacted me after 3 weeks of submitting my resume. The telephone interview consisted of usual queastion, just going through my resume.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Vienna (Austria)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Vienna (Austria)
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at 3M.

    Interview Details

    1. application submission
    2. assessment center with a case study and presentation
    3. personal interview

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Sumaré, São Paulo (Brazil)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Sumaré, São Paulo (Brazil)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at 3M in July 2012.

    Interview Details

    It is not difficult, people only need to be calm and try not to freak out.
    If someone ask you something, answer the truth. If you lie for some reason, you will get caught.

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    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Istanbul (Turkey)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Istanbul (Turkey)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a weekinterviewed at 3M in June 2012.

    Interview Details

    There were 2 phase of interview. First one was with HR and standard questions as why 3M, what is your expectations etc. Second one was with the marketing director and marketing coordinator. Told me about projects and asked questions to determine if I fit one of them.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    good salary for internship period
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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