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Austin Industries Interview Questions

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    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 6+ weeks. I interviewed at Austin Industries in November 2016.

    Interview

    I have good experience operation heavy equipment. I had been working in the construction jobs for about 20 some years. I been doing labor work pipe work dirt work. Grading roads digging pipe line. Moving dirt grade parking lot s.

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    Director of Health and Safety Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in La Porte, TX
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4+ months. I interviewed at Austin Industries (La Porte, TX) in February 2015.

    Interview

    Normal interview with HR and President. Interview appeared to go well but was unable to recall names of OSHA Area Directors for local offices. Both HR and President were very easy to talk with and professional. Company has a long history of working safe and it was demonstrated by the senior management.

    Interview Questions

    • Do you have experience with Line Opening?   1 Answer

    Austin Industries Response

    Jul 7, 2016 – Head of Talent Acquisition

    Thank you for your review. We strive to make the candidate experience pleasant and are happy to hear that our core values were displayed during your interview, most importantly safety. Though you did... More

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    Project Coordinator Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Irving, TX
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at Austin Industries (Irving, TX) in November 2014.

    Interview

    Phone discussion with internal recruiter. Then, met with 3 senior level managers for about 1 hour each on the same day. Pretty relaxed interviews. All of my communication went thru the internal recruiter. He works for Austin Industries, so he wasn't up on Bridge & Road specifics.

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    • I didn't feel like any of the questions were very difficult. They just wanted to know why I was looking to change companies and about past projects I have completed. It was a pretty open discussion, not a list of questions.   Answer Question

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    Maintenance Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Deer Park, TX
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took a week. I interviewed at Austin Industries (Deer Park, TX) in October 2014.

    Interview

    very thorough discreet they went through every thing from criminal background checks to medical history to US citizenship fisical fitness from breathing test to lifting vision test blood work and one on one interview great experience

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    Austin Industries Response

    Jul 7, 2016 – Head of Talent Acquisition

    We are glad to hear that you had a positive experience and received an offer.


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    Project Coordinator Interview

    Anonymous Employee in San Antonio, TX
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Austin Industries (San Antonio, TX) in August 2014.

    Interview

    Meet with the recruiter as specified time, began with typical background questions (past experiences, skills, interests, etc.) before getting into the "How you would handle.." type of questions. As the interview continued, the recruiter asked what skills I could bring to the company and what I felt was my strongest and weakest attribute.

    Interview Questions

    • As an entry-level engineer, how would you handle a situation where you would have to correct and/or manage experiences workers, foremen, and super intendants that have worked in construction for many years?   Answer Question

    Austin Industries Response

    Jul 7, 2016 – Head of Talent Acquisition

    Thank you for your feedback and we are glad to see that the process only took two weeks; we are continuously striving to make our process more efficient and timely.


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    Laborer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Austin, TX
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. I interviewed at Austin Industries (Austin, TX) in April 2013.

    Interview

    I was asked about my previous work experience. My willingness to work hard. Work Ethic. Responsibility and reliability. Pre employment drug screen. What kind of jobs i have worked on. Skill set

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    Superintendent Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4 days. I interviewed at Austin Industries in January 2013.

    Interview

    Manager brought me in short notice and wanted to go over all of my qualifications which to be honest wasn't needed seeing as how I was already familiar with so many of the employees. Boss was arrogant and completely clueless to how his company REALLY worked and what his workers really thought of the company. But hey a jobs a job

    Interview Questions

    • So what are you wanting compensation wise   1 Answer

    Austin Industries Response

    Jul 7, 2016 – Head of Talent Acquisition

    We appreciate your candor in reviewing the interview process. We try to keep the interview process and questioning similar for each applicant that is considered for the same role, so even though we... More

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    Administrative Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Lewisville, TX
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took a week. I interviewed at Austin Industries (Lewisville, TX) in March 2009.

    Interview

    Phone interview seemed to go well, but they hired someone else that same day.

    Interview Questions

    • What have you found to be an area of weakness in past job performance?   Answer Question

    Austin Industries Response

    Jul 7, 2016 – Head of Talent Acquisition

    Thank you for your feedback. please apply again should you see any future openings that are a fit for your skillset and career goals.


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