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Mechanical Engineer Interview

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

I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at Baker Hughes in January 2012.

Interview Details

applied through my school's career service. Was called for interview, the questions were mainly behavioral questions. I was sent a mail two weeks after the interview inviting me for the baker hughes experience.

Interview Questions
No Offer
Positive Experience
Average Interview

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    Mechanical Engineer Interview

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

    I applied in-person. The process took a dayinterviewed at Baker Hughes in May 2011.

    Interview Details

    I met the recruiter at a project design competition for my university and he told me to give him a call if I was interested in working with them. The phone interview took place about a week after contacting him and was very traditional questions about my resume. It took a long time after the initial contact with him for an in-person interview to be scheduled, but after the interview I received an offer in a week.

    The interview was very relaxed. It consisted of the recruiter, the manager in the division, and myself. We sat in his office and chatted for a while and he worked in questions about my past experience and how I handled problems in the workplace. Nothing nontraditional until he handed me a large piece of metal (piece of a drilling rig) and asked me what I thought it was. I guessed based on its design and turned out to be dead on even though I had never seen it before. I don't know if that really impressed him or not.

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    • Nothing nontraditional until he handed me a large piece of metal (piece of a drilling rig) and asked me what I thought it was.   View Answer
    Reasons for Declining

    I chose to move to another city. If I wanted to remain in Houston I most certainly would have accepted the offer.

    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Mechanical Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Baker Hughes in June 2013.

    Interview Details

    Applied for position and about a month after application got a phone interview. The next day I got a call for a face to face interview the following week. After the interview it went silent for about 5 weeks, but then got the job.
    Interview itself was unique. I was very few questions, it was just a tour around the shop floor. I think the interview was more about my interest level and the types of questions that I asked the interviewer.
    I did a lot of research for the position including technical details of the product, and this really paid off because I could ask intelligent questions.

    Interview Questions
    • Nothing too difficult, but he asked 'out of 164 applicants why do you think that you are the best candidate?'   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    I didn't negotiate. The starting salary was very good and I didn't feel the need.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Mechanical Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    The process took a dayinterviewed at Baker Hughes in April 2012.

    Interview Details

    Questions asked:

    - Favorite subject in school?
    - Tell me about mistake you made and what you learned from it?
    - Tell me about a situation where you had trouble with a teammember and how did you deal with it?

    Overall pretty easy to prepare for based on the experiences and reports of other glassdoor members.

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me about a situation where you had a problem with a team member and how did you deal with it?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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