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Interviews at CB&I

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at CB&I.
Interview experience
Based on 129 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 130 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 120 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at CB&I

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
About a day or two
59%
About a week
24%
About two weeks
7%
About a month
7%
More than one month
3%
Most reported steps
Drug test
70%
On-site interview
60%
Background check
56%
Phone call/screening
49%
Written test
36%
Least reported steps
Other
6%
They have no interview
2%
Take-home/sample work
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at CB&I

  • Interviewed with 4 Persons
    Shared on December 18, 2018 - Principal I&C Engineer /Commissioning Manager - Houston, TX
  • The interview is pretty relaxed. Easy to talk with the interviewer as well
    Shared on December 4, 2018 - HR ADMIN/COORDINATOR - Houston, TX
  • Great friendly people
    Shared on December 27, 2017 - Scaffold Leadman - Sasol plant lakes charles

Interview questions at CB&I

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Work experience,
    Shared on September 2, 2019 - CDL Operator - Hackberry, LA
Interview tips at CB&I
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)34%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)26%
  • They didn’t have a dress code21%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)12%
  • Formal (business suit)7%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at CB&I
  • Be ready to work..
    Shared on September 8, 2018 - Forklift Operator - Vinton, LA
  • Be honest on all answers and to respect all authority
    Shared on March 27, 2018 - Tank Welder - Freeport, TX
The first interview at CB&I
How candidates got an interview
  • Employee referral36%
  • Recruiter contacted me31%
  • Walk-In16%
  • Other5%
  • Other online job site4%
How candidates received their first interview at CB&I
  • Just went to apply and received my interview
    Shared on April 8, 2019 - Painter - Lake Charles, LA
  • Do they put you to work directly after ypu pass the weldig test or make you wait?
    Shared on May 26, 2017
  • I had a reference that worked there
    Shared on February 9, 2017 - Maintenance Mechanic/Welder/Plant Operator - San Diego, CA