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US Navy Interview Questions & Reviews in Norfolk, VA

Updated Jun 9, 2014
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LPO At Sea Interview

LPO At Sea
Norfolk, VA

I applied in-person and the process took 6+ weeks - interviewed at US Navy in June 2011.

Interview Details – Work your tail off for a decade and get promoted to E6. Demonstrate your ability to lead young Sailors in a diverse and fast paced environment. Keep your qualifications up-to-date and always challenge for the next pay grade. Demonstrate superior training and motivation skills while taking time for self improvement and community relations.

Interview Question – How are you going to hold your people accountable?   View Answer

Negotiation Details – I had to terminate shore duty orders for an attempt to get the coveted LPO at Sea tour.

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Neutral Experience

Very Easy Interview

Interior Communications Electrician Interview

Interior Communications Electrician
Norfolk, VA

I applied through a recruiter and the process took 5 days - interviewed at US Navy in October 2010.

Interview Details – They do a detailed interview of your background including asking family and friends about you and what you do. They also look into body piercing and tattoos that you have and whether you have a police report or not.

Interview Question – What do you do in your spare time   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – Make sure you know what your contract is before you sign it.

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Naval Officer Interview

Naval Officer
Norfolk, VA

I applied in-person and the process took 3 months - interviewed at US Navy in December 2011.

Interview Details – Naval Recruitment is a multi-faceted process including interviews, standardized tests and medical exams

Interview Question – "Why should you be a Naval Officer?"   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – None.

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Positive Experience

Very Easy Interview

Instructor Interview

Instructor
Virginia Beach, VA

I applied in-person and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at US Navy in March 2010.

Interview Details – The interview for instructor was very easy. there are many qualifications that you must have such as security clearance, and the school job that you want to teach, plus, you must have plenty of experience to be considered a subject matter expert on the field that you are going to teach.

Interview Question – there are no difficult questions on this interview. only questions about your qualifications.   Answer Question

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No Offer

Positive Experience

Counselor Interview

Counselor
Norfolk, VA

Interviewed at US Navy

Interview Details – The hiring process starts at the MEPS location. Please contact your local U.S. Navy detailer for the current recruitment requirements and job postings. You can always apply for other jobs or skill ratings after you complete the required time limits.

Interview Question – Everything is situational.   Answer Question

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Gunners Mate Interview

Gunners Mate
Norfolk, VA

I applied through a recruiter and the process took 8 weeks - interviewed at US Navy in November 2009.

Interview Details – Is a complicated process with many forms and many copies to be made you go to a recruiter, than take an asvab educational abilities exam and then your rate is chosen for you depending on your scores

Interview Question – Are you prepared to give 120% to every waking hour to defend the population of the United States and defend the constitution of these united States   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – it was AQn intense and positive experience to be part of the US Military

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No Offer

Positive Experience

Easy Interview

Information Technology Specialist Interview

Information Technology Specialist
Norfolk, VA

I applied through a recruiter and the process took 3 days - interviewed at US Navy in July 2009.

Interview Details – Contact a local Navy Recruiter to set up and appointment to find out what the Navy has to offer and if you are qualified.

Interview Question – Don't be afraid to tell the recruiter about your past.   View Answer

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No Offer

Positive Experience

Average Interview

Environmental Protection Specialist Interview

Environmental Protection Specialist
Virginia Beach, VA

I applied in-person and the process took 2 months - interviewed at US Navy in March 2008.

Interview Details – It is very difficult to getthe specific job you want. You must enter the government workforce by recruitment, or possibly by someone you know. Once in, then you can begin to work on where you want to be.

Interview Question – What is an EMS?   View Answer

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Naval Officer Interview

Naval Officer
Norfolk, VA

I applied in-person and the process took 12 months - interviewed at US Navy.

Interview Details – There are no interviews for officers like civilian positions use...the emphasis is on education and qualifications which Officer recruiters can provide greater details. For those being selected from the enlisted ranks, there are interviews that will cover various pertinent topics relative to career progression and responsibilities.

Interview Question – Situational questions   View Answer

Negotiation Details – N/A

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Declined Offer

Positive Experience

Easy Interview

Engineering Interview

Engineering
Virginia Beach, VA

I applied online and the process took a day - interviewed at US Navy in February 2012.

Interview Details – Interview was simply and relatively straight forward. You were asked some pretty standard behavioral questions followed by questions relating to the experiences mentioned on your resume. No gotcha's, no knowledge specific questions.

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