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    Marketing Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bensenville, IL
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Bensenville, IL
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Boise Paper in June 2014.

    Interview Details

    Applied via internet and researched the company & hiring personal
    1 - Phone Interview from HR
         a. Interview lasted 25 minutes and they will send you a response a few days later if you get a second round interview in person or not.

    Interview Questions
    • Why do you want to work in the declining paper industry?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at Boise Paper.

    Interview Details

    Phone screen followed by a series of 45 minute interviews with 4 to 5 employees you would be working with following a set of behavior/performance type questions.

    Interview Questions
    • Describe a time when you failed at executing a task. What were the implications? What did you learn and how have you modified your approach so that it does not happen again?   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Quick decisions (Offer within 1 to 2 weeks) some latitude to negotiate on salary, location and vacation.
    Accepted Offer
  3.  

    Engineering Coop Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Grand Forks, ND
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Grand Forks, ND
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a dayinterviewed at Boise Paper in March 2013.

    Interview Details

    I did an interview at my University for a coop position at Boise. The woman who interviewed me was nice but she read information and questions straight off a standardized worksheet. Many of the questions were not relating to Engineering what so ever. Most of them were about previous jobs, situational kinds of things.

    Interview Questions
    • The interviewer asked something like if I had a particularly bad experience with a co worker at a previous job and how I handled it.   View Answer
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Accounting Technician Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Boise, ID
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Boise, ID
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at Boise Paper in November 2010.

    Interview Details

    Was contacted first for a short interview over the phone which took about 15 minutes then I scheduled an interview at their corporate office for two weeks later. Interview lasted about an hour and a half and consisted of a panel of 4 people. Questions in the interview were about my past work experience.

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me about a time when you were asked by a coworker or manager to do something against your values and how you handled it?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Sales Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Boise Paper in September 2009.

    Interview Details

    Boise uses a hiring process called targeted selection. A group of interviewers will separately ask a series of questions that ask you to tell them a story about certain things in your work history. The answer to the questions should demonstrate you have tenacity, morals, work ethic, etc. Samples of the questions I was asked are; Tell me about an accomplishment you are most proud of. Tell me about the hardest thing you've had to do. Tell me how you resolved a dispute.

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me about the hardest objection you've overcame and what you did to overcome it. .   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Customer Service Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Vancouver, WA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Vancouver, WA
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took a dayinterviewed at Boise Paper in January 2008.

    Interview Details

    Panel consisted of: HR manager, direct supervisor, logistics manager, CSR lead.
    2 hrs long, switched rooms four times to interview one on one with each person. Ended with a the full panel in a conference room, final questions open forum.

    The panel was very friendly, not intimidating, questions were basic and behavior based.

    Interview Questions
    • Difficult call? How'd you handle?   View Answer
    • how do you help to create a productive working environment?   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    Offer was proposed over the phone. Very generous for the work.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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