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General Motors Interview Questions

Updated Apr 25, 2017
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    Mechanical Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2+ weeks. I interviewed at General Motors.

    Interview

    It was fairly easy interview. HR round was a cake walk. Technical round involved 3 levels with third being toughest. They asked me indepth knowledge of IC engines.

    Interview Questions


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    Accepted Offer

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 days. I interviewed at General Motors.

    Interview

    Star process
    3-4 interviewers
    1-2 hours

    Interview Questions

    • Nothing unexpected, but you are put on the spot to explain something you have done, and how you solved it, and the over all outcome.   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    It was through a contract company and I was told to always turn down the first offer and ask for more because GM really wanted me so did, and I got everything I wanted


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    General Supervisor Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 7 weeks. I interviewed at General Motors.

    Interview

    From offer to acceptance only took a week. It took more than a month to start work due to the red tape of GM. With this gap, excitement for the posistion dwindled.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    What were you able to negotiate? What advice would you give others considering an offer?


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    Graduate Engineer Trainee Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer

    Interview

    The hiring process includes Pre-Placement talk, group discussion and then Personal Interviews....

    Interview Questions

    • The interview is simple and is based on your favorite areas of interest... Good luck......   Answer Question

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    CoOp Human Resources Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 5 days. I interviewed at General Motors.

    Interview

    Met with HR to discuss my qualifications and the role. Very laid back, just asked personality trait questions and what drives me. The job was described, basically a 10 week project, and I was asked if I thought I would be a good fit and why. Interviewer was very friendly and very excited to work with me, and I was with them.

    Interview Questions

    • Why do you think you'd be a good fit in this team.   2 Answers

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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer

    Interview

    Used STAR format

    Interview Questions

    • Tell me about ___ experience (no real guidelines - difficult to know what looking for)   Answer Question

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    Supplier Quality Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Warren, MI
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at General Motors (Warren, MI) in September 2010.

    Interview

    Job applicants screened through 3rd Party and if all criteria are met, resume is forwarded to hiring authority for interview. 3rd Party has some strange requirements so it is recommended to seek out current employee's for direct GM contact information. Interview based on the Lominger Principals

    Interview Questions

    • How have you handled a situation with a difficult co-worker   Answer Question

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    Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer

    Interview

    - I was contacted by phone asking why I am leaving my current job.
    - 2 weeks later I was contacted to schedule an in person interview.
    - I was interviewed by 2 managers, they did not ask anything about my work experience. All their questions were STAR questions. The interview took about 2 hours (1 hour for each manager)

    Interview Questions

    • Describe a time you had a conflict with a co-worker, how did you handle it?   Answer Question

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    Engineering Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer

    Interview

    Met them at the career fair and was offered to interview the next day

    Interview Questions

    • - What are your weaknesses?
      - What are your strengths?
      - What is a difficulty you ran into and how did you overcome it?  
      Answer Question

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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer

    Interview

    I applied for the position on my campus career resources website first. And then I got confirmed that I was able to sign up for an on-campus interview. It was a behavioral interview. The interviewer asked me what the most and least favorite courses were. As well as how I deal with big presentation.

    Interview Questions

    • No unexpected question. I could use my prepared cases to fit the questions.   Answer Question

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