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General Dynamics Land Systems Interview Questions

Updated Jul 6, 2017
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  1.  

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4 days. I interviewed at General Dynamics Land Systems.

    Interview

    It went very smooth. I already had all the skills necessary to perform the job. Contacted by the hiring manager and he set up the interview with HR. If I had not had the inside knowledge to get this job, I probably would have had to compete with 100s of people who may have had some of the experience.

    Interview Questions

    • Where do you see yourself in 5 yrs. I always think that is such a loaded question.   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    It was positive and we came to an agreement quickly.


  2.  

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at General Dynamics Land Systems.

    Interview

    Phone interview for Contract to perm position.

    Interview Questions

    • I'm looking for a field guy, is this you?   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    Their initial offer was good enough to return to the states ..

  3.  

    Operation Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Tallahassee, FL
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at General Dynamics Land Systems (Tallahassee, FL) in May 2014.

    Interview

    the process of being hired went well and the people was kind and loving. Tallahassee is always been a wonderful city to work in as for a work. I like working at general dynamics and i like the people and staff.

    Interview Questions


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    Director Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Sterling Heights, MI
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 5 days. I interviewed at General Dynamics Land Systems (Sterling Heights, MI) in August 2012.

    Interview

    Interview encompassed multiple discussions with various Vice Presidents focused on prior experience in relevant positions. Included office discussions, lunch meetings, opportunity to interact at discussion and information meetings to address current issues and future planning. Also toured facility from Executive suite thru prototype shop areas.

    Interview Questions

    • What brought you here today? Why do you want to work here?   1 Answer

  5.  

    Buyer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Sterling Heights, MI
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at General Dynamics Land Systems (Sterling Heights, MI) in August 2012.

    Interview

    Simple. Learn about the organization and how you may add value. Review the mission and vision statement. Know about FARs. Find something in common with you and hiring manager. All cool except one, Craig.

    Interview Questions

    • What do you like most about GD?   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    Negotiate it all about procurement. You don't get what you don't ask for.


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    NET Instructor Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Fort Lewis, WA
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 10+ months. I interviewed at General Dynamics Land Systems (Fort Lewis, WA) in January 2012.

    Interview

    One interview followed my 3 separate online applications and then didn't get even a peep for over 4 months when I got the offer. If this is what you're after I hope you're patient...very patient.

    Interview Questions

    • What is your experience with diversity?   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    There was no negotiating. Those hired after me were hired at lower salaries.


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    Maintenance Mechanic I Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Fort Lewis, WA
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ weeks. I interviewed at General Dynamics Land Systems (Fort Lewis, WA) in August 2011.

    Interview

    Panel of 2 people and 1 person on phone. I was asked 15 questions, five about personal situations with other employees. Ten basic mechanic questions.

    Interview Questions

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    Field Service Representative Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Killeen, TX
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at General Dynamics Land Systems (Killeen, TX) in April 2011.

    Interview

    They use your Military experience as a base line, for this position you have an exam, where you are asked over 100 questions to determine your ability to diagnose the Abrams Tank platform it is very intense. Now days you have to undergo an Field Service Representative academy that last about 4 or 6 weeks. The class is very intense and knowledgeable you will learn basic electronics, safety, electrical diagrams, hydraulics, Abrams turret, Abrams hull systems, Fire Control and track maintance.

    Interview Questions

    • How many years have you worked on military equipment   1 Answer

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    Project Management Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Shelby, MI
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at General Dynamics Land Systems (Shelby, MI) in May 2010.

    Interview

    Tough

    Interview Questions

    • Why do you want the job?   1 Answer
    • How long have you worked here?   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    Tough


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    Project Engineering Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Sterling Heights, MI
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at General Dynamics Land Systems (Sterling Heights, MI) in April 2010.

    Interview

    Was an internal posting for a job. Moving from hardware and software integration and development to my current postion. Job was sold on previous expirience (not just with-in the company), being able to formulate expiriences with how it will apply for the job you're looking for is invaluable. The management was interesting in bringing in high level talent, and improving internal product knowledge.

    Interview Questions

    • What are your plans for the future if you get this job.   1 Answer

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