Emerson
Happiness rating is 61 out of 100
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Interviews at Emerson

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Emerson.

Interview experience

Based on 317 interviews
Favorable

Interview difficulty

Based on 345 interviews
Medium

Interview process length

Based on 311 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Emerson

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 7.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, rating is 4.

Interview process length
About a day or two
38%
About a week
21%
About two weeks
18%
About a month
11%
More than one month
11%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
75%
Drug test
62%
Background check
59%
Phone call/screening
45%
Group interview
36%
Least reported steps
Presentation
7%
Take-home/sample work
2%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Emerson

  • Very professional.
    Shared on May 24, 2022 - Material Handler/Forklift Operator - The whole plant
  • I applied through indeed, then HR contacted me and we set up an interview. It was a phone interview asking me basic questions and then I had a second interview with hiring manager which was more of a …
    Shared on April 5, 2022 - Associate Field Engineer - Riverside, CA
  • It was thorough and thought provoking; surprised with the industry initiative questions. I didn't realize the overall effect on the industry as a whole.
    Shared on February 14, 2020 - Project Management Specialist - Mansfield, MA
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Interview questions at Emerson

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Just simple problem solving questions
    Shared on August 12, 2022 - Assembler - Lebanon, MO
  • Why should we hire you?
    Shared on March 30, 2019 - lead, packaging - Grantsville, MD
  • What's would make you a good addition to are team
    Shared on August 7, 2017 - Forklift Operator, Shipping and Receiving Clerk - 350 w 42 comfort road

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Interview tips at Emerson

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)47%
  • Formal (business suit)22%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)17%
  • They didn’t have a dress code11%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)3%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Emerson

  • Ask about the education reimbursement!
    Shared on July 7, 2022 - Instrument Builder Two and Certified Trainer, Emerson
  • Do yourself
    Shared on January 7, 2020 - Tester - Sidney, OH
  • Run away fast!
    Shared on November 28, 2019 - Sales Manager - Kennesaw, GA

The first interview at Emerson

How candidates got an interview
  • Recruiter contacted me23%
  • Other18%
  • Employee referral16%
  • Through Indeed14%
  • Other online job site9%

How candidates received their first interview at Emerson

  • Through Personell Services.
    Shared on May 22, 2019 - Machine Operator/Forklift Operator - Stephenville, TX
  • Was easy and nice
    Shared on February 22, 2019 - Instrument Builder 2 - Shakopee, MN
  • Through a temp staffing agency
    Shared on March 25, 2018 - IT Project Manager - Houston, TX

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