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US Navy Engineer Interview Questions

Updated Oct 20, 2017
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Anonymous Interview Candidate in Los Angeles, CA
Declined Offer
Positive Experience
Average Interview

Application

I applied through college or university. The process took a week. I interviewed at US Navy (Los Angeles, CA) in October 2017.

Interview

I talked to a recruiter. I got an interview very soon after. During the interview, I was asked only behavioral questions and questions about points on my resume. It was very conversational.

Interview Questions

  • What makes you stand out amongst other applicants?   1 Answer

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    Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Greenville, SC
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 weeks. I interviewed at US Navy (Greenville, SC).

    Interview

    Took ASVAB submitted all required documents and physical fitness evaluation, requires dedication to support your country over yourself no matter how small or large the impact it has to your co-workers or you country.


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    Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Portsmouth, VA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at US Navy (Portsmouth, VA) in April 2016.

    Interview

    Applying online was the hardest part. Interviews start as phone interviews before the meet up. They will ask basic questions, mostly about your experiences. They seem to be looking for passion and drive. At the face to face interview, they will give you a tour to unclassified areas and tell you about the job. They won't ask many techinal questions, however they will expect you to prove some knowledge by how well you ask them questions during the tour and meetings with various personel. After that its a waiting game.

    Interview Questions

    • What are your hobbies?
      Tell us about school.
      We had this problem with an aircraft carrier, took a while to find a solution. How would you have done it?   Answer Question
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    Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Declined Offer
    Negative Experience

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at US Navy (New York, NY) in January 2016.

    Interview

    I would like to inform all that it is a life style not a job. So be ready to put up your big person paints don't cry you'll live


  4. Helpful (1)  

    Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at US Navy.

    Interview

    The hiring process was done online through USA Jobs. I received an email saying I was selected for an interview, and set a date for the interview. After I arrived, it was very straight forward. They sat me down in a conference room with 3 division managers and they rotated asking me questions. The questions were straight forward and the interview was very informal.

    Interview Questions

    • Tell us about yourself, tell us about a time you were in a leadership role, tell us about a time you worked in a team, tell us about a time you had conflict and how did you resolve that conflict, etc.   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    No negotiating, the intern salaries are standard across the board.


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    Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience

    Interview

    as you work your way up the ladder you will continuously go through oral boards and have to work on your qualifications. as you make it closer to the higher ranks you start to understand the politics a little more but it still doesnt make sense to give up your loyalty to the people below you for the greater good of the ship

    Interview Questions


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    Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Greensboro, NC
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at US Navy (Greensboro, NC) in July 2015.

    Interview

    detailed and exciting in its own process. Everything from past and present were reviewed in detail as well as medical information was discussed and how they may or may not affect the enlistment process. Where I was born and also previous addresses along with siblings.

    Interview Questions

    Reasons for Declining

    Hours not consistent with college schedule


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    Engineering Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Corona, CA
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 7 weeks. I interviewed at US Navy (Corona, CA) in March 2015.

    Interview

    There were general questions that asked how I approached engineering problems. There were two people interviewing me. Lot of the questions were designed to make sure I was a good fit for the job description. For instance they asked about my experience with presenting technical data and how comfortable I would feel traveling. I thought the interview was fair.The whole interview lasted an hour.

    Interview Questions

    • There weren't any technical questions. Most of the questions asked were about determine your thought process. For instance I was asked how do I aproach solving an engineering problem. I was also asked my short term and long term goals (10 years).   Answer Question
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    Engineering Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Virginia Beach, VA
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at US Navy (Virginia Beach, VA) in February 2012.

    Interview

    Interview was simply and relatively straight forward. You were asked some pretty standard behavioral questions followed by questions relating to the experiences mentioned on your resume. No gotcha's, no knowledge specific questions.

    Interview Questions


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    Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Lima, OH
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 1+ week. I interviewed at US Navy (Lima, OH) in November 2011.

    Interview

    There was no interview process as this was the military and all you need to do is take a test and not be a drug addict. Once that is done you ship off to boot camp


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