I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at 3M in May 2013.
Interview Details Short panel interview
Interview Question – Asked about previous experiences and understanding of 3M brands Answer Question
I applied through a staffing agency and the process took 3 days - interviewed at 3M.
Interview Details 2 face to face interviews, 1 integrity assesment and 1 final interview
Interview Question – everything was easy Answer Question
Negotiation Details – face to face meeting
I applied through college or university and the process took a day - interviewed at 3M in April 2011.
Interview Details Interview process
Interview Question – Very simple questions View Answer
Negotiation Details – No negotiation. They mailed me a copy of offer letter and asked me meet at their company.
I applied online and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at 3M.
Interview Details One interview with the manager who oversaw my work for my duration with the company
I applied through college or university and interviewed at 3M.
Interview Details Met recruiter at career fair, interviewed the next day, had an offer ~3 weeks later.
Behavioral type questions. What did you like about your last internship, what didn't you? Where do you see yourself in 5 years? Teamwork skills
Interview Question – If you could invent anything, what would it be? Answer Question
Very Easy Interview
I applied through a staffing agency and the process took 2+ weeks - interviewed at 3M in January 2014.
Interview Details I got an interview scheduled through my temp agency. It was kind of short notice (two days). The person I interviewed with was very nice, very personable. She asked my about my background. I went thought my education and job experience. I did most of the talking. I made sure to read the job description before-hand and explain how my previous job history and skills transferred to the position I was applying for. Once the interview was winding down, we talked about our background, where we're originally from, and even joked around a bit.
Interview Question – There weren't really any difficult questions. I just had to make sure I explained why I deserved the position and why I'd be a good fit. Answer Question
Negotiation Details – Since this was done through a temp agency, salary was already negotiated.
I applied online and interviewed at 3M.
Interview Details Process commenced with a 1.5 hr interview with the hiring and HR managers. Questions were status quo focused on people management experiences and technical aspects related to QMS implementation/maintenance.
On-site interview was held over an eight hour period with HR, hiring, and production managers. Standard questions about background and experience with a 1 hr HR type exam that included some elementary technical questions. Received a tentative offer the day after the interview.
Interview Question – What would you do if you were asked to do something for the business that was counter to your morals/ethics? Answer Question
I applied through college or university and the process took 2 days - interviewed at 3M.
Interview Details They call and set up an interview for the following day. Interview is mostly informal. They ask about your experience in school and how you would fit in to the company.
Interview Question – Give an example of when you had to deal with change. Answer Question
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