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Updated Feb 25, 2015
Updated Feb 25, 2015
197 Interview Reviews

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    Production Supervisor Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at Cargill.

    Interview Details

    Went on campus recruiting. They picked my resume and went from there

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    No Offer
  2. 1 person found this helpful  

    Operations Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
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    From the Career fair they called me and invited me to interview. I went and it was completely behavioral based, and many of the questions were essentially repeated with a little bit different twist so it was hard not to repeat experiences.

    Interview Questions
    • Name a time you experienced a challenge while working in a group, what happened, and how did you manage to overcome it?   Answer Question
    No Offer
  3. 1 person found this helpful  

    Quality Management Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Cargill.

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    Phone screening then questions based on Cargill's leadership model.

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    Negotiation Details
    phone call. hiring manager made the offer.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
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    Quick and Organized!
    Behavioral interview with questions about previous experience
    notified of second round interview within a week
    flew out to MN for round 2, where I interviewed with 3 different Researchers.

    Interview Questions
    • Technical questions about previous work experience. In depth questions, so be prepared.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
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    Regulatory Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
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    I applied online to another position, but was contacted by a recruiter for this position. (They were contacting all previous applicants who met the basic requirements.) We set up a phone interview. The first half of the interview was mainly going over my resume and lots of behavioral questions. The remaining half was reserved for questions that I had.

    Interview Questions
    • Describe a time when you had an idea and everyone was against it.   Answer Question
    No Offer
  7. 1 person found this helpful  

    Production Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at Cargill.

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    Submitted my resume at a career fair, and got an on campus interview. I was later contacted about a second interview. The second interview was in Wayzata, MN, and consisted of three 45 minute interviews with three different managers. All behavioral based questions.

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    • Name a time when you worked in a group with someone who wasn't doing their job. How did you deal with the situation?   Answer Question
    No Offer
  8. 1 person found this helpful  

    Marketing Intern Interview

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

    I applied through an employee referral – interviewed at Cargill.

    Interview Details

    Formal atmosphere, wear business attire.

    Interview Questions
    • They wanted someone with experience in excel, powerpoint, SPSS, and outlook.

      1. Tell me a time you oversaw a process from start to finish.
      2. Tell me about a time you contributed to a project.
      3. In your work, when do you know something is going wrong? What puts up red flags in your mind?
      4. What do you want out of an internship here?
       
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    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
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    Tax Analyst Interview

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

    I applied online – interviewed at Cargill.

    Interview Details

    Went really well. All the interviewers are very professional and friendly.

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    Accepted Offer
  10. 2 people found this helpful  

    Quality Management Chemist Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Interview Details

    1 half hour phone interview with HR and a 4 hour on-site interview with plant/lab tour and lunch. Interviewers were extremely friendly and the experience was pleasant and relaxed. HR called back 2.5 weeks later with an offer. The entire process took about 2 months.

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    • How do you stay up to date with current scientific literature/literature related to your field?   Answer Question
    Declined Offer
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    IT Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at Cargill.

    Interview Details

    Very simple behavioral questions. Got recruited out of the best school in Minnesota

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    Accepted Offer

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