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Core Laboratories Interview Questions

Updated Nov 26, 2014
Updated Nov 26, 2014
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    Core Analyst I Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Denver, CO
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Denver, CO
    Application Details

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took a dayinterviewed at Core Laboratories.

    Interview Details

    I started out through a temp agency and worked hard until they hired me on. When I interviewed with them, they offered me the job the same day.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    n/a
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
  2.  

    Lab Technician Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Deer Park, TX
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Deer Park, TX
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a weekinterviewed at Core Laboratories.

    Interview Details

    Interviewed by the supervising chemist and a chemist. Most of the interview was the chemist going into details abut the company and what they did. Other chemist went into details about benefits.

    Interview Questions
    • What equipment and procedures do you remember from college?   View Answer
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  3.  

    Senior Accountant Interview

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

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a weekinterviewed at Core Laboratories in February 2014.

    Interview Details

    I was interviewed by the Supervisor and the Controller, both of which were very professional and pleasant. The office location is rather hidden, but the office setting is very nice.

    Interview Questions
    • How do you deal with difficult people?   View Answer
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Lab Technician Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a weekinterviewed at Core Laboratories in June 2013.

    Interview Details

    Found company through college career resources website, interviewed by chemist supervisor, easy questions about what school courses I was taking and major, then did some online test, and got offered a job and paid through the temp agency.

    Interview Questions
    • School personal questions about my major and that's about it.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    none
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  6.  

    Mechanical Design Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Tulsa, OK
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Tulsa, OK
    Application Details

    The process took a dayinterviewed at Core Laboratories in April 2012.

    Interview Details

    The engineers explained their projects, didn't ask a lot of questions.

    Interview Questions
    • Showed an assembly and asked where is the highest stress acting?   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    They give you the best offer, so there is no need to negotiate.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  7.  

    Laboratory Technician Interview

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

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a weekinterviewed at Core Laboratories in January 2011.

    Interview Details

    Interview consisted of several supervisors who will ask about your work history and if you are knowledgeable about the position. They may throw in a question that pertains to your college degree ie. Geology - What is the grain density of Quartz? They will ask how flexible you are on hours.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    No, negotiations
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  8.  

    Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Core Laboratories.

    Interview Details

    The process of recruitment was administration screening, aptitude test, interview and medical examination. Interview was taken once only with the manager. Process of recruitment took for about a month starting from aptitude test to medical examination.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
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    QA Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3+ monthsinterviewed at Core Laboratories.

    Interview Details

    Interviewed for a QA Manager position. The interview process and questions asked were very generic. The hiring manager was very personable, however, asked a lot of open ended questions. Overall, not too difficult. The lobby area was very professional and welcoming, however the office area was in a state of chaos.

    Interview Questions
    • How would you manage an employee or group of employees who were more knowledgeable and experienced in a process that you are?   View Answer
    No Offer

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