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Cessna Overview

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Wichita, KS
5001 to 10000 employees
1927
Subsidiary or Business Segment
Aerospace & Defense
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
Unknown
Blue-sky thinking is encouraged at Cessna Aircraft, one of the most famous names in small planes. A subsidiary of Textron, the company designs and manufactures light and midsize Citation business jets, Caravan utility turboprops (primarily used in the US for overnight express ... Read more

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    I have been working at Cessna full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    good pay and benefits for employees.

    Cons

    Wichita is the worst place for dating.

    Advice to Management

    i have no advice for management.

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Cessna Interviews

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    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2+ months. I interviewed at Cessna.

    Interview

    Online application and phone interview. I interviewed with one person over the phone and he was quite nice. He didn't try to trap me with the types of questions they ask. It was more a pleasant conversation than anything else. I found out though that if you waited a bit to accept the offers they're more likely to get in contact with a better offer. So wait a bit before you accept!

    Interview Questions

    • Mostly "tell me a time when" kind of personality questions. Things like times where you struggled, or achieved something, or when there was an inter-personal struggle with classmate/coworker/etc.   Answer Question
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