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Updated Sep 19, 2014
Updated Sep 19, 2014
227 Interview Reviews

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  1.  

    Talent Acquisition Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Chicago, IL
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Chicago, IL
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 5 days - interviewed at United Airlines.

    Interview Details

    I was referred by a United employee. The first round is a phone interview about the responsibility and salary. Then I went to the UA's office at Willis Tower to have a panel interview. 3 people of the hiring team interviewed me. They are super nice. The face to face interview was very pleasant. I got the offer 2 days later.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  2.  

    Account Executive Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4 weeks - interviewed at United Airlines.

    Interview Details

    There were five levels of interviews when I was hired. Recently, the job interview is structured around questions that are "graded" by the interview. They will respond by saying you were successful or unsuccessful, as if these are right or wrong answers.

    Interview Questions
    • I can't remember specifics, but they will try to give you hypothetical case studies.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    No they acted like the salary was set.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Difficult Interview
  3.  

    Sales Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral - interviewed at United Airlines.

    Interview Details

    Mechanical in nature. Hard to get personal traits accross. Extremely structured panel interview. Did not seem to care much about the person, just qualifications. Only once was i asked about past experience.

    Negotiation Details
    Really none.... i requested more and was declined
    Accepted Offer
    Difficult Interview
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    Hub Maintenance Coordinator Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at United Airlines in August 2014.

    Interview Details

    Interview was conducted with two First Line Supervisors in the STAR format. It was easy and less formal than I had expected. I was lucky enough to build rapport with the two interviewers and I enjoyed the experience.

    Interview Questions
    • The questions are all the standard ones you'd expect from an interview.   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  6.  

    Finance Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at United Airlines.

    Interview Details

    Make sure you are comfortable with behavioral interviews and case studies. Having experience in the industry helps, but not mandatory. Do your research about United and competitors. Also, research carrier and online websites and compare to Uniteds

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Vacation is negotiable
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  7.  

    IT Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 months - interviewed at United Airlines.

    Interview Details

    I applied online and was contacted within 2 weeks by a HR representative. From there, it took a bit of coordination to arrange the panel interview. I met for over 1 1/2 hours with 4 individuals, including the department director, and I never heard a word again. After that extensive of an interview, I would have thought I'd at least receive a form letter.

    Interview Questions
    • There were no unexpected questions. They were pretty standard targeted selection questions   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
  8.  

    Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Chicago, IL
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Chicago, IL
    Application Details

    I applied online - interviewed at United Airlines.

    Interview Details

    Screened initially by an HR associate, then a senior associate within the hiring department, then onto the reporting manager, and ultimately with the head of the department. When the offer is given, it is expected to make a decision within a short period of time.

    Negotiation Details
    Worked with the hiring manager and HR.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  9.  

    Ramp Service Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Santa Ana, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Santa Ana, CA
    Application Details

    The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at United Airlines in July 2014.

    Interview Details

    Apply with United took a week to get a call back did a quick phone interview just general information on where you work and what you were doing to call me back next week and set me up with the interview the interview was a star format and it was a panel interview the two gentlemen the interview me was very friendly very kind offer me water it was a great environment there elusive me up I was a bit nervous at first but ultimately the questions were pretty easy not too difficult as interview start one takes takes turns asking questions and they alternate back-and-forth after the interview they told me I would receive a phone call with the results in about two weeks time to call back a month later offer me the job position

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me a time where you saw someone doing something unsafe tell me what happened how did you approach the situation and what was the outcome   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    There are no negotiations what they offer for the position is what you get
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  10.  

    Service Engineering Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2+ weeks - interviewed at United Airlines in July 2014.

    Interview Details

    Applied online and got a phone call a couple weeks later informing me that I got a phone interview. The phone interview was with someone from HR and was all behavioral and fairly easy. About a week late I got a call saying that I got a second, on site interview in Houston. This interview was with three engineers. They asked some questions that were technical in nature, but mostly just about things on my resume and stuff involving team dynamics.

    Interview Questions
    • If they have a 737, a 757, and a 777 in for maintenance, which is priority number one?   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  11.  

    Ramp Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Dulles, VA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Dulles, VA
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at United Airlines in May 2014.

    Interview Details

    I've applyed online and lady from hr called 2 weeks later. There was a quick phone screening then the interview a week later. The interview was 2 on 1. Hr and a trainer. It was by the star process.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    None
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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