Mettler-Toledo Interview Questions

Updated May 5, 2015
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    Human Resources Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Declined Offer

    Interview

    Granted interview through friend of a friend, the interviewer was very approachable but she seemed a little preoccupied with how many job seekers she had to meet with that day.

    Interview Questions

    • What skills can you provide despite the fact that you have no related job experience? (I am a recent college graduate)   Answer Question
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    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source – interviewed at Mettler-Toledo in December 2013.

    Interview

    Too many hours invested. I had over 13 hours invested alone strictly in interviewing, another 4 in prep and another 2 hours coordination and travel, before I was ruled out. This plodding process was echoed in other Glass Door reviews. Lack of definitiveness and trust amongst those involved in the process guised as thoroughness.

    Interview Questions

    • There were several questions asked by several interviewers involving impossible situations. One was about two different, yet unrelated items, both 100% critical and required being due in the same day, for example. Another one was about being able to change the culture in 30 days from something that had gone one for 30 years. Caution: Believe they take and pass on thorough notes so the ones that come later in the interview process may have prejudged you in a detailed manner and in a way that the interviewer captured.   Answer Question
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    Human Resources Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Columbus, OH
    Declined Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at Mettler-Toledo (Columbus, OH).

    Interview

    No structure- met with over 15 people who all asked the same questions. Asked me questions from the job description but did not provide me the most recent copy.

    Interview Questions

    Reasons for Declining

    Systems were not good. Processes did not exist. Did not have a good feeling about staff.

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    SAP Area Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Columbus, OH
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Mettler-Toledo (Columbus, OH) in April 2013.

    Interview

    Typical process. A few phone interviews before being brought in on site.

    Interview Questions

    • "Tell me something personal that you wouldn't want other people to know about yourself." Seriously, is this an interview or a reality TV show?   Answer Question
  6. Helpful (2)  

    Recruiter Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Columbus, OH
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Mettler-Toledo (Columbus, OH) in January 2013.

    Interview

    Required to interview with all members of the HR Team.

    Interview Questions

    • Describe the innovative tools you will bring to this department if you are selected.   1 Answer

    Reasons for Declining

    I felt the micromanagement style within the department was too time consuming and the amount of time dedicated to recruiting was limited. They did not have a sophisticated applicant tracking system or method of reporting that was efficient therefore the manual nature by which everything is done made every position heavily administrative.

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    Engineering Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Columbus, OH
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Mettler-Toledo (Columbus, OH) in May 2011.

    Interview

    Overall the interview process went well... They were responsive in communicating with me, and gave me a few scheduling options. I met with a panel of people for a technical interview, and with a few levels of management. Although, I did not expect to be called back for a 2nd interview, it went as well as the first. Do know they call ALL references, so be honest on who you put on (they will want past management, and professional)

    Interview Questions

    • Describe a moment in your career you were most proud about   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    I did not negotiate, I was happy with first offer

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    Invoice Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Columbus, OH
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a weekinterviewed at Mettler-Toledo (Columbus, OH) in March 2011.

    Interview

    Applied online through a job posting. I was contact by a temp agency shortly after. I met with the temp agency, and was called the next day to schedule an interview with management at Mettler Toledo. The interview was 1 hour with the Team Leader and Department Head. I was hired on the next day, as a temp to hire employee based on a 90 day contract. After my 90 day contract expired I met with the Department Head and said I wanted full time employment. An offer was drafted shortly after and I accepted.

    Interview Questions

    • Nothing too difficult. Typical 'tell me about a time' and other behavioral questions.   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    My 90 day temp to hire period was expired. I demanded full time employment .

  9.  

    Product Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Columbus, OH
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1+ weekinterviewed at Mettler-Toledo (Columbus, OH) in October 2009.

    Interview

    Was very intense and took multiple day's. They pick the top employees and being that there financial share is over $170 per, they are able to do this. They don't seem like a big company but are world wide and very successfull.

    Interview Questions

    • Given the situation of unforseen circumstance how would you best handle the situation?   1 Answer
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    Financial Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Columbus, OH
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    The process took 1 dayinterviewed at Mettler-Toledo (Columbus, OH) in July 2008.

    Interview

    I met with the hiring manager and went through mostly just the basics of my working styles and my preferred working environment. I felt that more than an interview it was a "feel me out" kind of situation. I did however know I got the job when i left the interview. I think they make it a habit of making this kind of thing pretty obvious.

    Interview Questions

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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Coimbatore (India)
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 daysinterviewed at Mettler-Toledo (Coimbatore (India)) in March 2015.

    Interview

    Interview was lengthy process. They will have a long written test including aptitude and technical program. It will take your whole day. Next will be machine test includes 3 question, which will take another full day.

    After completing those, they told that manager was not available and they will be calling for next level of interview. But they didn't. I sent out mail to know about the result. No response.

    Interview Questions

    • Questions will be on Threads, JDBC, Collections, Design.   Answer Question

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