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Getting an Interview
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I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2+ weeks – interviewed at F.H. Paschen.
Informal but straightforward. Recruiter reached out to me and set up a convenient time for me to meet with the manager. The hiring manager asked me direct questions related to my work experience and the overall environment was low pressure and not meant to intimidate or catch me off guard with tricky questions.
- Interview was not meant to grill you, but to get to know your experience level and qualifications. Left a good impression on me, but I chose not to accept the position. Answer Question
Reasons for Declining
Was not interested in making a change at the time.
- Accepted OfferPositive ExperienceEasy InterviewAccepted OfferPositive ExperienceEasy Interview
I applied online. The process took a day – interviewed at F.H. Paschen (Chicago, IL) in December 2011.
Great interview with the Exec. VP. Asks about you, go over the resume, questions about the company itself, what your career goals are.
- What are your career goals? Answer Question
- No OfferPositive ExperienceAverage InterviewNo OfferPositive ExperienceAverage Interview
I applied through college or university. The process took a day – interviewed at F.H. Paschen (Chicago, IL) in April 2011.
Met an HR representative at a career fair. Several months later was invited to a one on one interview with a VP. Interview was very casual - starting off with a overview of the company and well-known projects. During the hour-long interview we talked about my resume and what I had been up to at school and discussed what the openings were. Show up early, the office is tricky to find from the El station.
- Tell me about yourself? Answer Question
- Accepted OfferNeutral ExperienceAverage InterviewAccepted OfferNeutral ExperienceAverage Interview
I applied through college or university. The process took a day – interviewed at F.H. Paschen (Chicago, IL) in February 2008.
The majority of the new hires are past interns. The company sends a lot of time in college recruiting. . Paschen visited my college and held on-campus interviews the next day. I was selected for a call-back interview with one of the company's VP.
- Where do you see yourself in 10 years? Answer Question
A few weeks after interviewing I received an offer letter. Given that I graduated during an economic recession and had no job experience I did not aggressivey negotiate for a better offer.
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