Cliffs Natural Resources
Cliffs Natural Resources Interview Questions & Reviews
Getting an Interview
Electrical Supervisor Interview (Neutral Experience)
I applied online and interviewed at Cliffs Natural Resources.
Interview Details – It was a bit different having the first interview be a taped session where you look into a camera the entire time instead of talking to another human being. This made it a challenge when trying to answer the questions. You are given a specified time to read the question, formulate your response and then make your response. Once you start you can't stop early or redo the question so if you mess up that was your one shot.
Interview Question – Please tell us a situation where you went out of your way to help a friend. Answer Question
Intern Interview (Positive Experience; Average Interview)
I applied through college or university and the process took 2 months - interviewed at Cliffs Natural Resources in March 2012.
Interview Details – Contact began at a career fair with HR, who were very confident and friend. Then I applied online. I had a phone interview and then was asked to participate in an online video interview, which was very awkward. The video interview consisted of several questions specific to the role. The awkward thing was that you have to look at yourself when answering the questions. It can be a bit distracting. After this process I was called in for an in person interview which took place with 4 people. HR, then 3 separate interviews with people from the department I would be working in. HR had the most difficult questions. The department folks seemed more informal. I asked a lot of questions and got very long answers.
Interview Question – Describe how you communicate with people who do not see things your way. View Answer
Negotiation Details – There was none, as this was a non-negotiable position.