I applied through a recruiter and the process took 2+ weeks - interviewed at Shaw Group.
Interview Details – Group interviews depended upon quality of the technical staff doing the interview.
Interview Question – Describe a situation where things did not go as expected and how you handled it. Answer Question
I applied through college or university and the process took 3 months - interviewed at Shaw Group.
Interview Details – One phone interview and one long interview regarding the position, was hired on the spot. The interview was a long and detailed explanation of what project I would be working on and they avoided any stupid questions such as..."Tell me about a time when you..."
Interview Question – No question was really hard, just be prepared to answer questions from what you have learned in college View Answer
Negotiation Details – no negotiating intern pay
Very Easy Interview
I applied through other source and the process took 4 weeks - interviewed at Shaw Group in February 2010.
Interview Details – Short and sweet.
Interview Question – Why did you leave your last job. View Answer
Negotiation Details – No negotiation
I applied online and the process took 3 days - interviewed at Shaw Group in January 2010.
Interview Details – Asked specific questions about experience with construction projects, design build, and government regulations. For this position, the telephone interview consisted of questions from the director and two other managers. The in person interview included the Vice President as well and other engineering managers.
Interview Question – Describe the procurement process Answer Question
I applied online and the process took 3 days - interviewed at Shaw Group in October 2010.
Interview Details – While you're reviewing the questions, since you don't know exactly what questions you will be asked, consider some situations you have dealt with at work or projects you have worked on. You may be able to use them to help frame responses.
Prepare example that illustrate times when you have successfully solved problems or performed memorably. Also, prepare examples where you have dealt with difficult or challenging situations, because you will probably be asked about negative situations as well as positive ones.
The examples will be useful to help you respond meaningfully during a behavioral interview.
Interview Question – What was your salary level at your last position? Answer Question
The process took 6 weeks - interviewed at Shaw Group in August 2011.
Interview Details – I was shopped by The Shaw Group. Basically they interviewed me to get information about a former employer and obviously had no intention of hiring. Beware The Shaw Group.
Interviewed at Shaw Group
Interview Details – Must have strong skills in neogiating, able to work in fast paced environment and work according to and adhere to the standard practises for department adherence.
Interview Question – Are you able to handle alternating shifts - 5 different start times - and okay with 1 day off twice a week, as well they include all benefits whether you use them or not as your earnings. Answer Question
I applied in-person and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Shaw Group.
Interview Details – I didn't really have much of an interview for the current position I am in as I started with this company as an intern for 6 months and they gave me a full time job as a coordinator.
Though I am fairly familiar with the interview process -- its usually a pretty quick process.
You will usually get a phone call after 2-3 weeks after applying and have a brief (1hour) interview. The interviewer will ask you about previous postitions, schooling, family - to get familiar with you and to also ask about your willingness to travel and relocate because you will be doing a lot of that in this company.
Interview Question – There weren't really any difficut questions. Answer Question
I applied online and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Shaw Group.
Interview Details – Applied on their website. Got a phone call a day or so later to set up a phone interview the next week. Got the call had the interview. The next week got a online application, and the next day got the offer.
Interview Question – None it was a very pleasant interview Answer Question
Negotiation Details – Offer was way more then anticipated no need for negotiations
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