Turner Construction Interview Questions

Updated Jun 11, 2015
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    Field Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Miami, FL
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter – interviewed at Turner Construction (Miami, FL).

    Interview

    I was selected for the second round interview. The agenda included six interview sessions, lunch and a job site tour. The working environment and the people seemed to be fantastic. Everyone was very friendly and professional. I got a job offer, however, I got another job offer that didn't require to move.

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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Detroit, MI
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 1 dayinterviewed at Turner Construction (Detroit, MI) in October 2014.

    Interview

    met them at a hispanic conference, they were very interested in the fact that i had previous experience in construction so they awarded me an interview it was all easy question and i thought i answered everything nicely but i did not get a call back.

    Interview Questions

    • Name a time you were facing a problem in a work setting and how did you solve it   Answer Question
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    Level I Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Turner Construction (New York, NY) in November 2013.

    Interview

    Career fair
    Career fair screening
    In-office round of interview which consisted of 5 back to back interviews with staff of different levels
    One week later they called me saying that I was going to get a written offer
    Written offer was sent a few days later and I had about 3 weeks to decide. No negotiation allowed and salary was somewhat on the disappointing side.

    Interview Questions

    • All behavioral questions - Be able to explain why you're interested in the construction industry   Answer Question
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter – interviewed at Turner Construction.

    Interview

    it was a group interview. there were about 5 people applying and we rotated between the 5 interviewers spending approximately 15 minutes speaking to each. We discussed a variety of topics but experience was the main focus of the interview. The interviewers were very personable and professional and the office had a very friendly atmosphere.

    Interview Questions

    • Describe a situation in which you displayed leadership.   2 Answers
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    Engineering Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Chicago, IL
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university – interviewed at Turner Construction (Chicago, IL).

    Interview

    I met with a recruiter through a career fair offered by my university, was called into a second round of interviews, then to a final round of interviews. In the final round of interviews, I met with several people at different stages in their careers and got a good understanding of what Turner has to offer.

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    • What made you choose a career in construction?   2 Answers
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Boston, MA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Turner Construction (Boston, MA) in December 2014.

    Interview

    The interview process was not bad at all. I expected to answer more difficult questions, but it was only for an internship. I spoke with HR manager and then spoke to a younger construction estimator about life at Turner. They both seemed enthusiastic about the company.

    Interview Questions

    • What is a time you had to solve a problem in the working environment?   Answer Question
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 dayinterviewed at Turner Construction (New York, NY).

    Interview

    I had two interviews. A lot of competition since I applied for the Youthforce scholarship. Around 20 people had interviews that day. Multiple interviewers per interviewee. Brought my portfolio with surveying drawings which gave me a big advantage.

    Interview Questions

    • Describe a situation where safety was an issue.   1 Answer
    • If I invested $100 in you, how would I know my investment paid off?   1 Answer
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    Project Superintendent Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Somerset, NJ
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 1 dayinterviewed at Turner Construction (Somerset, NJ).

    Interview

    met with several management employees who took turns asking questions about previous work performed and my role on the project,why I wanted to come to Turner and what I had to offer as a Superintendent ,my willingness to Train and be trained and my salary expectations along with benefits.

    Interview Questions

    • If I can run a self perform crew   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    they are very competitive

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    Bim Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral – interviewed at Turner Construction (New York, NY).

    Interview

    Multiple interviews in one morning asking about experience and skills. Interview with HR manager. Asked about specific examples of challenges that i overcame in the workplace and looked at specific BIM projects.

    Overall people interviewing were friendly.

    Interview Questions

    • Describe a difficult situation in the workplace that you overcame.   Answer Question
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Buffalo, NY
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3+ monthsinterviewed at Turner Construction (Buffalo, NY) in March 2014.

    Interview

    applied online in December 2013 on turner website for intern and got call from HR manager in February for interview with engineer on campus at UB. Had interview on campus in march.

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