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Southern California Association of Governments Interview Questions in Los Angeles, CA

Updated Aug 19, 2017
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    GIS Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Southern California Association of Governments (Los Angeles, CA) in June 2016.

    Interview

    They gave me a call after a month, and then they did a phone interview. After 30 minutes phone interview, they seemed to be satisfied with my performance. Then I was asked to send several maps that i had done in the past. After few days, I got an offer letter.

    Interview Questions

    • There may be some down time working in SCAG, what would you do?   Answer Question

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    GIS Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Los Angeles, CA
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. I interviewed at Southern California Association of Governments (Los Angeles, CA) in May 2016.

    Interview

    Sent Resume and past projects to a team leader, and got an interview after three weeks. 40 minutes, and two interviewers. They introduced themselves first, and ask me to introduce myself, and then talked about past experience, every detail on the resume.

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    Research and Analysis Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Southern California Association of Governments (Los Angeles, CA) in April 2016.

    Interview

    It took about 2-3 months for the whole process, from the time I submitted my resume online until I got the offer. Questions are fairly easy, mostly your previous experience and also your GIS skills. But depending on the job description, questions might change based on the requirement. Also, they were looking for interns to help with the GIS service, so they also asked about previous experience of working for local jurisdictions.

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    Budget and Grants Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Southern California Association of Governments (Los Angeles, CA) in June 2015.

    Interview

    The interview process began with a phone interview and an initial application. Once candidates were selected we were offered in person interviews. Following the in person interviews I received a call a week later with a job offer. The questions were specifically tailored to the job description so if you see the requirements of the role you can get an idea of their questions.

    Interview Questions

    • Specific questions pertaining to the job role. Your biggest accomplishment in Budget and Grants. Are you able to use data management systems? Do you have experience with federal policies?   Answer Question

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    Research and Analysis Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at Southern California Association of Governments (Los Angeles, CA) in November 2012.

    Interview

    Just one interview. Asked me questions about how to handle difficult situations, GIS experience, and so on.

    Interview Questions

    • Explain your experience in dealing with huge amount of data and when data messed up, what would you do?   Answer Question

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    Senior Regional Planner Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 6+ weeks. I interviewed at Southern California Association of Governments (Los Angeles, CA) in May 2009.

    Interview

    The hiring and interview process was very pleasant and straightforward. Some time after submitting my application form and resume, I was called in for an interview, which was conducted in a panel format with three interviewers who took turns asking questions. The interview took no more than 20 minutes, and I received a call shortly after with an initial offer.

    Interview Questions

    • What is the difference between different types of performance measures?   Answer Question

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