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Pacific Gas and Electric Interview Questions

Updated May 4, 2018
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    Superintendent Interview

    Anonymous Employee in San Ramon, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Pacific Gas and Electric (San Ramon, CA).

    Interview

    USe the STAR Method , They will ask Alot about Safety . It does not matter what position you are going for . Make sure you state that safety is number 1 in your life . Do not seem over confident . They think they are smarter then anyone that does not work there

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    Gas Service Representative Interview

    Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took a week. I interviewed at Pacific Gas and Electric (New York, NY) in March 2018.

    Interview

    Very big on safety, teamwork, community, questions about your work experience, a lot of “what would you do if...” questions or “tell me a time when...” definitely have questions for them, afterwards follow up with a thank you email. Good luck!

    Interview Questions

    • Tell me about a time where you made change at your job?   Answer Question
    • How do you react towards diversity?   1 Answer
    • Tell me a time where you or the community we’re in an unsafe situation? And what did you do to change that?   Answer Question
    • Why did you choose PG&E?   Answer Question
    • Why are you leaving your current job?   Answer Question
  3. Helpful (1)  

    Business Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks. I interviewed at Pacific Gas and Electric (San Francisco, CA).

    Interview

    First HR pre screening and panel interview, finally interview with hiring manager. Internal reference was helpful. I received quick feedback on the interview steps. Interviewers were very welcoming and friendly. It's important to talk about PG&E values such as safety, reliability, affordability and green.

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    • What are your strengts and nonstrenghts   1 Answer

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    Internship Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Pacific Gas and Electric.

    Interview

    Digital interview. 30 seconds to look at question, 2 min max answering time. About 6 questions. Overall a fast and efficient process. There is a redo button, but best not to use that feature a lot since the employer can probably see how many times you redo.

    Interview Questions

    • Why do you want to work at PG&E, something about enforcing safety in your life, how did you make a project better   Answer Question

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    Management Reporting Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Pacific Gas and Electric (San Francisco, CA).

    Interview

    Phone screen initially and then two individual interviews with managers held back to back. This was followed by a panel interview of 3 managers. Mostly generic questions were asked and some examples were asked.

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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Pacific Gas and Electric.

    Interview

    I applied at a job fair on my college campus. I received an interview spot and had a behavioral interview with two recruiters. They asked mostly typical interview questions about yourself and your resume. Ir was roughly half an hour. The next step would have been another behavioral interview with a higher up.

    Interview Questions

    • What is one challenge you faced and how did you overcome it?   Answer Question

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    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Pacific Gas and Electric.

    Interview

    standard scripted interview questions- behavior questions. Why PG&E? How do you handle conflicts at work with upper management or colleagues? What do you see yourself in 5 years? Entire process from applying to getting offered took 2 months (phone interview, 2 in person interviews).

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    IT Architect Consultant Interview

    Anonymous Employee in San Francisco, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. I interviewed at Pacific Gas and Electric (San Francisco, CA).

    Interview

    was first contacted for a phone interview , then invited for an in person interview where i was given a tour of the facility and described the day to day process and projects being worked on by the team.

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    Regulatory Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Pacific Gas and Electric.

    Interview

    The interview process was very organized because it was centrally managed by a recruiter who was easy to reach and helpful. I had applied for another role simultaneously and she communicated with both teams to time the interviews appropriately and find the best fit for me. The interview with the hiring manager was very basic and straightforward. We primarily discussed my relevant prior roles.

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    Electric Settlements Associate Analyst (RPS/Bilateral) Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in San Francisco, CA
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. I interviewed at Pacific Gas and Electric (San Francisco, CA) in June 2017.

    Interview

    The interview process began with a phone screening after which I was invited to an in-person interview panel with behavioral STAR questions and an Excel proficiency test. The entire interview process lasted about an hour and the panel members were extremely nice and accommodating.

    Interview Questions

    • Describe a time where you went above and beyond to ensure the completion of a project.   Answer Question

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