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88 Examiner Interview Questions and Reviews

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Sep 14, 2014

Interview Question for Examiner at NYC Department of Buildings:

“Several interesting questions were posed about how I would handle difficult situations with various owners that had filed plans with DOB and felt it wasn't their resposibility to comply with the…”


Aug 24, 2014

Interview Question for Bank Examiner at State of Maine:

“Nothing too difficult.”


Aug 23, 2014

Interview Question for Patent Examiner at US Patent and Trademark Office:

“No Technical questions all behavioral”


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Aug 14, 2014

Interview Question for Patent Examiner at US Patent and Trademark Office:

“There were no difficult questions. Just read through the questions given on this site. They ask the same ones over and over again.”


Aug 12, 2014

Interview Question for Patent Examiner at US Patent and Trademark Office:

“Nothing difficult or unexpected. Just prepare the questions that were mentioned by glass door users.”


Aug 10, 2014

Interview Question for Patent Examiner at US Patent and Trademark Office:

“No unexpected questions”


Aug 6, 2014

Interview Question for Examiner at FINRA:

“One of the interviewers spent a lot of time talking about the White Sox and his wife. He seemed out of touch, but he was pro-Finra almost to the point of scary. Another interviewer was nice but you…”


Aug 4, 2014

Interview Question for Patent Examiner at US Patent and Trademark Office:

“Questions are as listed in other reviews. No surprises. Very nice interviewer (SPE), basically told me she hoped I'd get a job there. Great experience overall. Also pushed back start date by two…”


Jul 20, 2014

Interview Question for Examiner at State of Nevada:

“Was given a sample of fraudulent documents to determine ability to see violations”


Jul 18, 2014

Interview Question for Patent Examiner (Mechanical Engineer) at US Patent and Trademark Office:

“Describe a time in which you had a very short deadline to meet”