Getting an Interview
Getting an Interview
Interviews for Top Jobs at PPG
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I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4+ weeks – interviewed at PPG (Sylmar, CA) in May 2013.
For many positions, you are hired as a contractor anymore. And depending on the position, the contract length varies tremendously. You will possibly be interviewed twice. First time, with a group of 4-5 people. General skills, education, professional experiences will be assessed. The second interview will be more specific to job function - if you get the second, you get the job. The management is extremely fair and open minded, oriented to solutions and quality as well as safety.
- Explain in detail previous experience that had nothing to do with current and how it can be brought into the company? 1 Answer
Not much room but managed to get more than I expected
Other Interview Reviews for PPG
Engineering InterviewNo OfferNeutral ExperienceAverage InterviewNo OfferNeutral ExperienceAverage Interview
I applied through college or university. The process took a day – interviewed at PPG (Pittsburgh, PA) in November 2011.
First interview was on-campus, during the career fair. Later, I was called for the on-site interview which consisted of three 1:1 interview. Overall, the interviewers were friendly and the travel process was well-planned by the company.
- Tell me about yourself Answer Question
Engineer InterviewDeclined OfferPositive ExperienceDifficult InterviewDeclined OfferPositive ExperienceDifficult Interview
I applied through college or university. The process took 4 weeks – interviewed at PPG (Circleville, OH) in December 2008.
Came to college campus, interviewed with HR manager. Went to Pittsburg. Had three one on one interviews.
- Give me a time when you led a team Answer Question
Reasons for Declining
Better Job offer
Engineer InterviewAccepted OfferAccepted Offer
I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4+ weeks – interviewed at PPG.
Two over the phone interviews and a resume review interview
- n/a Answer Question
This was my first ever internship so I did no negotiating. I just took what they gave me, which was a very good deal.