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Phoenix Technology Services Interview Questions

Interviews at Phoenix Technology Services

13 Interview Reviews

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    Training Manager Interview

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

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at Phoenix Technology Services (Houston, TX) in December 2014.

    Interview

    I visited the Phoenix office in Houston, TX. During my visit, I worked with the training staff during an actual class. I helped instruct the class and offered suggestions on how to improve the training coarse. I also participated in the grading of the verbal, practical and written exams. Overall, it was a great experience.

    Interview Questions

    • How could I contribute to improving the training class.   Answer Question

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    MWD Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at Phoenix Technology Services in June 2013.

    Interview

    Submitted a resume, got a phone call, drove 4 hours to the Houston office to be seen for 5 minutes. The interviewer was 30 min late. His reason for seeing me for 5 minutes was because a female sales woman walked in and he wanted to be taken out to lunch.

    Interview Questions

    • He didn't ask any questions. Looked at my resume and said, "looks good, when can you start?"   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    Everyone has to start as level 1 trainee.

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    MWD Field Engineer Interview

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

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at Phoenix Technology Services (Houston, TX) in March 2014.

    Interview

    Brief phone interview. The questions were pretty standard, they wanted to know your background, and see if they thought you could handle life in the oilfield. Apparently they are not too thorough because I worked with some people that were absolute idiots and lacked intelligence, that goes for management as well.

    Interview Questions

    • Describe your previous work experience and why you want to work for us.   Answer Question

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    Shipping and Receiving Interview

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

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. I interviewed at Phoenix Technology Services (Houston, TX) in June 2015.

    Interview

    It was simple, I just walked up and spoke to the manager and asked him if they were hiring and he spoke to me on the spot. They didn't blow me off and were helpful enough.

    Interview Questions

    • If I was ready to work long and hard   1 Answer

  5. Helpful (1)  

    MWD Trainee Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer

    Interview

    Pretty basic they asked about previous mechanical experience. If i understood the basic concept of MWD. If i understood field conditions and was able to work in the field up to 90% of the time. Then they asked me to describe my previous two job experiences

    Interview Questions

    • No curveballs, job offer is contingent on passing a three phase exam process where they determine aptitude and ability to perform work.   1 Answer

    Negotiation

    No negotiation flat day rates. Offer contingent on passing through three test phases.


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    Directional Drilling Supervisor Interview

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

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Phoenix Technology Services (Houston, TX) in December 2013.

    Interview

    There was no interview. At the time the industry was busy and Directional drillers with experience were highly sought after. My experience and reputation was well known and I was offered top dollar to leave my previous employer.


  7.  

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at Phoenix Technology Services in January 2016.

    Interview

    I had one phone call and one interview via blue jeans. There were multiple people in the room and the questions were intense. They expected to hear a lot about past problems solved and I did most of the talking throughout the interview.

    Interview Questions

    • Name some mechanical issues you've faced related to equipment in the past and how you solved them.   Answer Question
    • What would you implement at our company to improve service quality?   Answer Question
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    Failure Analysis Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Phoenix Technology Services.

    Interview

    Resume focused. Asked about your experience and skills that match the job requirement. Some background about your career path. The interviewer described what the position needs and asked if you think you'll fit in.

    Interview Questions


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    Directional Driller Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Phoenix Technology Services (Calgary, AB (Canada)) in February 2012.

    Interview

    very brief i was refered by another employee. took very little time gave me a hasp key got my own lap top signed paperwork and sent out to work. very quick no initial training

    Interview Questions

    • what experience do you have   1 Answer

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    MWD Field Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Calgary, AB (Canada)
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at Phoenix Technology Services (Calgary, AB (Canada)).

    Interview

    Toured the shop, Shot the breeze talked about the job a little bit then was told I have to attend the 2 week training program which the paid $25 a day to attend (that's right $25 dollars a DAY). after that it was off to the rig pretty quick.

    Interview Questions


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