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US Navy Interview Questions

Updated Mar 21, 2017
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    Fire Controlman Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Mesa, AZ
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

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

    Interview

    They ask basic questions for joining the military and there is a ton of paperwork then I had an 8 month DEP period. During that DEP Period we did workouts to help with basic training and monthly training with the other "future sailors".

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    Anonymous Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience

    Interview

    easy and casual. mostly back ground check. details about family. Talked about a lot about future expectations and educations. Physical readiness overall and lifestyle, which is important because navy is zero tolerance for drugs.

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    Operations Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Minneapolis, MN
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 5 weeks. I interviewed at US Navy (Minneapolis, MN) in November 2016.

    Interview

    It was more than I expected with the amount of questions that where given by the different people that asked the questions that where given. Please understand that this can be a panel of peers to those higher up in the chain of command

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    Saleman Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Jacksonville, FL
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. I interviewed at US Navy (Jacksonville, FL) in November 2016.

    Interview

    Interview as very Informal. Manager stuck to the basic questions that were already on the application. Just as I said in the first part of my statement, it was very informal

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    Program Manager Interview

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

    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at US Navy (San Diego, CA) in November 2016.

    Interview

    Application process is using USAJOBS web page. It is a slow process and notifications may or may not happen. Interview was straight forward. It was a panel interview with two people present and one participated by phone.

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    Aviation Electronics Technician Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Portland, OR
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a week. I interviewed at US Navy (Portland, OR).

    Interview

    The recruiter came to my home and escorted me to the office. The people at the office were courteous and professional. It wasn't really much of an interview- more like gathering the required information. Didn't have to prove that I knew the job already. They gave me an aptitude test to see what types of jobs I qualified for.

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    • They just verified my age size and health   1 Answer
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    Nuclear Submarine Officer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Washington, DC
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through college or university. The process took 1 day. I interviewed at US Navy (Washington, DC).

    Interview

    1 day at Naval Reactors. Had 2 interviews with Engineers and 1 interview with the Admiral. The Engineers asked technical questions about mathematics and engineering courses I had taken. They were all very careful to make sure I gave my best answer and I did not feel pressed for time. The interview with the Admiral was very quick. He had my transcripts and asked a couple of questions.

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    • Explain something interesting from your major.   1 Answer
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    Gas Turbine Mechanic Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Sumter, SC
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at US Navy (Sumter, SC).

    Interview

    I went down to the recruiting office and the recruiter gave me some paperwork to fill out and asked me a few questions. Once paperwork and background check is done that determines if you are eligible to join.

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    Telecommunications Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Gulfport, MS
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied in-person. The process took 4 weeks. I interviewed at US Navy (Gulfport, MS).

    Interview

    Supervisor and board review process and notification. Generally a round table question and answer period gauged toward assessing your qualifications, background, skills and knowledge in the principles associated with the daily tasking, work structure, environment and ability to accomplish the job requirements.

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    • Describe one good thing about you and one bad thing about you.   1 Answer
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    Department Head - Operations Interview

    Anonymous Employee in San Diego, CA
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3+ months. I interviewed at US Navy (San Diego, CA) in October 2016.

    Interview

    Apply on USA Jobs and then an panel interview with standard questions. There are several forms to fill out for a security check and background check in order to obtain a security clearance.

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Pros: “Leadership opportunities, high level of responsibility, travel opportunity, liberal leave policy, and a strong sense of community. Promotion is predictable but requires diligence and hard...”“Leadership opportunities, high level of responsibility, travel opportunity, liberal leave policy, and a strong sense of community. Promotion is predictable but requires diligence and hard work.” – Full Review

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