Milliken Interview Questions

Updated Aug 25, 2014
Updated Aug 25, 2014
12 Interview Reviews

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    Lab Technician Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Spartanburg, SC
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Spartanburg, SC
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Milliken in August 2014.

    Interview Details

    Phone interview-

    Question 1. Tell me about your self.
    Question 2. Discuss research projects you have worked on
    Question 3. have you ever documented a lab notebook

    We all Talked about chemical glass ware, and discussed research methods.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Easy Interview
  2.  

    Research Scientist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Spartanburg, SC
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Spartanburg, SC
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Milliken in June 2014.

    Interview Details

    school recruit, get referr from colleges;
    apply on line;
    after two weeks, get the email for phone interview;
    email narrowing time;
    being asked to send my research slides and one paper;
    phone interview- one week rejection

    Interview Questions
    • Not much. Just general questions.
      1, a girl or guy?
      2,Go to my slides:
      >> Among all the tunable parameters, which is the most important for you to control the nanoparticle structure? How did you design the parameter changing to manipulate your system?
      >> The electronstatic association between the acrylic acid and the amine is dynamic, how did it function in your nanostructure controlling.
      >> What do you think is the most creative part of your work?
      >> what is the most challenge part of your work? Why? How did you fix it?
      What are the most important methods you used in your research? Can you describe them?
      Why do you choose to study in this project?
      How much percentage do you think your advisor played in your research?
      Describe yourself to me, if I know nothing about you.
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    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
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    Electrician Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Lagrange, GA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Lagrange, GA
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took a day - interviewed at Milliken.

    Interview Details

    very simple, basic questions

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Project Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Greenville, SC
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Greenville, SC
    Application Details

    I applied online - interviewed at Milliken in February 2014.

    Interview Details

    I met with two people. Received the job two weeks later. The job required lots of overtime and hard work. I had to work on the weekends. The woman that interviewed me was really nice and made me feel very comfortable throughout my time in the conference room.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  6.  

    Material Scientist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Milliken in June 2013.

    Interview Details

    Applied through college recruiting. Got a phone interview which lasted around an hour. The interview was mainly about my thesis and some behavioral questions. All in all I thought I did very well. I was informed that they will take between three to four weeks before deciding on whether to invite me for an on-site interview. After four weeks I got a letter by mail informing me that I was not selected.

    Interview Questions
    • Did you ever have a disagreement with your advisor and how did you handle it?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Average Interview
  7.  

    Engineering Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Atlanta, GA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Atlanta, GA
    Application Details

    The process took 4 days - interviewed at Milliken in June 2009.

    Interview Details

    asked some technical questions on thermodynamics and fit questions

    Interview Questions
    • if you found out the operator was doing something wrong how can they fix it   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  8.  

    Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Greenville, SC
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Greenville, SC
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a day - interviewed at Milliken in August 2009.

    Interview Details

    very relaxed. Most intervieweers were late and made me feel that i was a bother to them.

    Interview Questions
    Reasons for Declining

    the culture seemed very tense.

    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Engineering Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Lagrange, GA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Lagrange, GA
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took a day - interviewed at Milliken in May 2008.

    Interview Details

    Professional interview with multiple interviewers.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  10.  

    Process Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a day - interviewed at Milliken in April 2007.

    Interview Details

    The interview process went very smoothly. I felt that my perspective employer fairly asked tough questions and got a sense of my personality as well as whether I possessed leadership skills.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    I was able to negotiate my start date.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Product Development Chemist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a day - interviewed at Milliken in October 2010.

    Interview Details

    Forty five minute interview one on one with the recruiter. Went over my research with Powerpoint Slides. Got asked some basic questions and a couple of unexpected ones. Received a letter in the mail saying my skill set did not match any of there positions - weird considering my resume essentiall listed my skillset; so why elect to interview me in the first place.

    Interview Questions
    • If you were given the resources to do any type of research, what would it be?   Answer Question
    • Where do you see yourself in 5 years?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

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