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Petronas Interview Questions

Updated Jan 16, 2015
Updated Jan 16, 2015
38 Interview Reviews

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    Petronas Overseas Talent-Pots Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Interview Details

    Fisrt they check your CV. Then choose someone to do an interview assessment. The interview was characterized by 4 steps. Step one: presentation of your CV and related questions. Step 2: case study to present. Step 3 and 4: two different case that you have to manage.

    Interview Questions
    • Explain us a problem solving situation you were involved   Answer Question
    Reasons for Declining

    I had other offers more interesting

    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  2.  

    Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Washington, DC
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Washington, DC
    Application Details

    I applied through other source. The process took a dayinterviewed at Petronas.

    Interview Details

    I secured a scholarship from company for my undergrad studies in the United States in 1994. The screening happened earlier when I applied for the educational sponsorship. Additionally, I also had to maintain a certain GPA, and demonstrate to the company that I deserve a job in the company.

    Interview Questions
    • What makes you so special that you deserve a place in the company?   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  3.  

    Executive (Fresh Graduate) Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Interview Details

    Invited to technical assessment interview. The whole session took around one hour. The two assessors were very nice senior staffs from same department but different field.

    Basically, they asked question just to learn on my personality and some technical knowledges taking the fact that I am a fresh graduate.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
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    Process Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Competency Based interview, IQ questionnaire, Situational assessment interview. Given a real- case situation where as a CEO you have to decide on the business target of which impact positively and negatively for 2 different sections respectively, it was a no right or wrong question, rather assessing the soft skills/how do we manage the situation and to come out with a win-win situation.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
  6.  

    Executive Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Structure Interview:
    (1) Case Study: You'll be given a material to read which the content can be any current issues. Then you're required to summarise the content and put in your own thoughts because later on the interviewers will ask & challenge you.
    (2) Competency-based Interview
    (3) Role Play

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
  7.  

    Project Management Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3+ monthsinterviewed at Petronas.

    Interview Details

    Was invited for interview by recruiting agency at a conference. Interview was casual and short between hiring manager and candidate, and focused primarily on qualification and experience. Offer was made nearly 3 months later after a couple followups. Overall, process was very positive.

    Interview Questions
    • Most technical questions pertained to recent experience and projects - fairly routine.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Offer was made based on desired salary and current salary.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  8.  

    Maintenance Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England (UK)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in London, England (UK)
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Petronas.

    Interview Details

    A case study on the current world issue was the main question (when I was a fresh graduate). They then asked random questions on why they should hire me as an engineer in the company. The panel consisted of 3 senior management team from various OPUs wiithin the company.

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  9.  

    Executive Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 3+ monthsinterviewed at Petronas in March 2014.

    Interview Details

    super easy. any one can enter

    Interview Questions
    • they dont care about the question. they judge you based on your look and how much they like you.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
  10.  

    Executive Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
    Application Details

    interviewed at Petronas in December 2013.

    Interview Details

    3 stages with thehiring team and HRM. A lot of emails back and forth. Be assertive and humble. They take on convincing attitude. Know their needs and directions. Be prepared. Study the current practice. Use online tools to do your homework and background checking. Be mindful that you are one of many candidates.

    Interview Questions
    • Explained why did I took certain decisions to align with former Management's direction.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  11.  

    Internship Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at Petronas in May 2013.

    Interview Details

    I apply through itraining. Human Resource department called for an interview. They asked whether I already have the internship placement and ask if I would like to join their internship program.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

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