- Comp & Benefits
- Work/Life Balance
- Senior Management
- Culture & Values
- Career Opportunities
I worked at Scania full-time for more than 8 yearsPros
Soild innovation culture, your voice counts.Cons
More than 70% of Excecutives (Managing Directors, Service Directors, Sales Directors, etc) are only from Sweden.Advice to ManagementAdvice
Scania has global presence but is not a truly global company. Increase Diversity in the management position globally, diversity in key positions at the Head office in Sodertalje, Not only Swedish people, it creates a disadvantage to understand a global market.RecommendsPositive OutlookNo opinion of CEO
Getting an Interview
Getting an Interview
- Application Details
I applied online. The process took 4 weeks - interviewed at Scania in January 2014.Interview Details
Applied online to the Scania Student Intro program, got called a week or two after the application deadline, and asked to come to their recruitment day.
The day consisted of group work with other applicants, lunch with employees, an interview, and a tour of the offices.
I was interviewed by an HR person and a technical manager. No technical questions, mostly about my personality and education.
Two days after the interview I got called and was told that I was accepted into the program.Interview Questions
Reasons for Declining
- Do you prefer to have few close friends or many, not as close, friends? Answer Question
First of all, the salary of the summer job was very low and non-negotiable (SEK ~105). The second reason is that I did not feel like signing up for both summer job and master thesis work, without knowing anything about what they would consist of and how I could affect them.Declined OfferPositive ExperienceEasy Interview
Swedish gear-jammer Scania is one of the world's largest heavy-truck and bus manufacturers, hauling in sales from more than 100 countries. It derives more than 60% of its sales from Europe; other major markets include Asia and Latin America, especially Brazil, where it holds a 26% market share. The company focuses primarily on producing trucks with gross weights of 16 tons or greater. Scania also makes buses for public transit and tourism, builds industrial and marine engines, and offers maintenance and financing services. Volkswagen owns a 46% share in Scania (with almost...