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Interviews at Cardno

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  1. Helpful (3)  

    Lab Technician Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Alabaster, AL
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. I interviewed at Cardno (Alabaster, AL) in May 2015.

    Interview

    My resume was forwarded to Cardno ATC's Laboratory Supervisor from one of the Internet Job boards and I received an e-mail inviting me for an interview. I waited one week before my interview appointment. During my wait time I sent e-mails to him asking more about the position and he quickly replied and answered all questions in great detail.

    Interview Questions

    • To start, they wanted me to tell them more about myself. How much would you like to be paid an hour? What Science classes have you taken? They described the job in great detail and are willing to teach everything necessary to succeed in the job. They informed me that they are currently in the middle of a company merge. Also that certifications as needed will be paid for by the company.   Answer Question

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    Staff Scientist Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Milwaukee, WI
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Cardno (Milwaukee, WI).

    Interview

    Simple questions about school, I was interviewed as an intern so it was not as complicated as a regular job interview. I came into the office and was shown the building and gear I would/might be working with, was asked my experience level with certain tasks and computer programs.

    Interview Questions

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    Staff Scientist Interview

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

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 5 days. I interviewed at Cardno (Houston, TX) in January 2012.

    Interview

    Brought on to assist with a large oil spill in the gulf. They hired a lot of people to work in Louisiana so it seems they hired most of the people they interviewed. It was a generic interview with not too many specific questions. They asked if I did any sampling or environmental testing that would be useful for the job I was brought on to do.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    They have certain slots of salary per position so there isn't much haggling.


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    Senior Technician Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Billings, MT
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Cardno (Billings, MT) in July 2017.

    Interview

    Had a 15-30 minute phone interview followed by a 30-minute to 1-hour face-to-face interview. Questions mostly revolved around safety and your ability to deescalate situations. They also asked your familiarity with data processing, task orientation, and your ability to work without managerial supervision. Another topic of interest was how well you can work with others.

    Interview Questions

    • If you were working in the middle of a busy street and got in an argument with your coworker, what would be your course of action?   Answer Question
    • Where do you see yourself in five years?   Answer Question
    • What's your familiarity with reading instructions for how to sample groundwater and then taking those in the field to properly perform the directions?   Answer Question
    • How would you set up an exclusion zone for your area of work if you were in the middle of a crowded gas station with cars coming and going?   Answer Question

  5. Helpful (1)  

    Administrative Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Tucker Post Office, GA
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at Cardno (Tucker Post Office, GA).

    Interview

    Easy going, asked easy questions, interested in helping you succeed, open to taking on questions and knowing your interests and what you like to do on your spare time. Seemed it wasore soci than an interview

    Interview Questions


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    Senior Project Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Lenexa, KS
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 5 days. I interviewed at Cardno (Lenexa, KS) in April 2011.

    Interview

    Good interviews.

    Interview Questions


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    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at Cardno.

    Interview

    Efficient & to the point. Interviewers were very nice and communicable during the entire process. The interview itself had a focus on resume items, and how well I saw myself working with a team, etc.

    Interview Questions

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    Environmental Scientist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Virginia Beach, VA
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Cardno (Virginia Beach, VA) in March 2016.

    Interview

    The interview process primarily consisted of a phone interview with the office lead followed by in person interview with the office lead and the primary project manager for the environmental group.

    Interview Questions


  9. Helpful (1)  

    Environmental Tech Interview

    Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Accepted Offer
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Cardno (New York, NY).

    Interview

    Hiring process takes a month because you go for a medical exam and drug test

    Interview Questions


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    Economic Research Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Orlando, FL
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Cardno (Orlando, FL) in April 2011.

    Interview

    Phone Interviews with a Recruiter who was hiring for this specific position. They hired me on the second interview and were mainly looking for people with my degree. The recruiter was very personable over the phone and helpful with answering all of the questions that I had about the position. Asked me about my experience doing field research and my interest in environmental issues. Went over what I had studied in school and what course work I had chosen. Easy and pleasant interview experience overall.

    Interview Questions

    • Are you willing to work on projects where I would be required to work for 14 days straight?   1 Answer

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