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I applied in-person and the process took a day - interviewed at US Marine Corps.

Interview Details – The hiring process is a 13 week test in boot camp.

Interview Question – There was not a difficult question, just be honest and the recruiter will work with you.   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – No negotiating, the needs of the Marine Corps supersedes all negotiations.


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I applied through a recruiter and interviewed at US Marine Corps.

Interview Details – Meet with a Marine Corps recruiter to see if you qualify based on height/weight, criminal background, marital status, education, and medical conditions. Once these are met then they check to see if you qualify physically and mentally.

Interview Question – Do you have what it takes to be a United States Marine?   Answer Question


Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Very Easy Interview

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Daytona Beach, FL

I applied in-person and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at US Marine Corps in October 2009.

Interview Details – The interview consists of providing documentation of eligibility for military service. Usually proof of citizenship or legal status in the United States, as well as a high school diploma and a background check. There is also a height and weight minimum and maximum requirement.

Interview Question – What occupational field are you interested. This is difficult because your choices are based on your ASVAB scores and at the high school stage in life your choice can affect the next 4-30 years of your life as a US Marine.   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – The base pay is dependent on your rank and the benefits are pre-defined


Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Easy Interview

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Quantico, VA

The process took a day - interviewed at US Marine Corps in April 2011.

Interview Details – Received set of orders via email that told me where I was going next.

Interview Question – Your up for orders, where do you want to go next?   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – Minimal negotiation, at the end of the day you go where you're told.


Declined Offer

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U S Marine

I applied through a recruiter and the process took 2 months - interviewed at US Marine Corps in April 2012.

Interview Details – To join you must first meet the standards: have a high school diploma or GED with 15 college credits and meet ht/wt standards. Then you must take the ASVAB and this will determine what jobs you qualify for. Once completed your recruiter will tell you what jobs are available and what they consist of. Make sure the job is something you like and a job where you can get promoted at a decent rate. Some jobs offer bonuses and there's also an early shipping bonus (don't let them lie to you and tell you there isn't).

Interview Question – Why do you want to join the Marine Corps?   Answer Question

Reason for Declining – I join in 2007


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I applied through a recruiter and the process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at US Marine Corps in January 2009.

Interview Details – Us Marines and all service memebers are subject to screening, but once accepted, there are no interviews, it is a contractual position.

Interview Question – Are you ready to commit 4 years of your life to the military   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – Signing bonus, college funds

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