US Marine Corps Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Aug 23, 2014
Updated Aug 23, 2014
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  1.  

    Supply Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
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    I interviewed through college or university - interviewed at US Marine Corps.

    Interview Details

    the hiring process is very difficult and lengthy and you must go through a commissioning source like the Naval Academy or ROTC from a civilian university; you must also go through the basic school and usually officer candidate school which is very physically demanding

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    none
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  2.  

    2111 - Small Arms Repair Technician/Armory Chief Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Covington, GA (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Covington, GA (US)
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    I interviewed through a recruiter. The process took 6 months - interviewed at US Marine Corps in March 2010.

    Interview Details

    Meet the physical fitness requirements, be an all around well behave individual. Have the mind set and determination to stand up for what you believe in, but the listening skills to get the job done whatever it may be.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Whether there would be a bonus or not, there was no bonus.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  3.  

    U S Marine Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
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    I interviewed through a recruiter - interviewed at US Marine Corps.

    Interview Details

    enlistment process consisted of a written test and physical. Before leaving for boot camp you had to complete a physical agility test consisting of pull ups and sit up and 1.5 mile run. Completion of 12 weeks of boot camp.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Average Interview
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    Marine Corps Officer Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
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    The interview process starts from the day you meet your OSO and his staff-NCO in the recruiting station. They monitor and evaluate your potential for leadership, notwithstanding the prerequisite physical fitness which must be competitive in order to become selected to OCS.

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    Declined Offer
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    Enlisted Military Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
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    I interviewed online. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at US Marine Corps in September 2010.

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    Quick, the ASVAB score is more important then character, and the key to success is understanding the history. Quick, the ASVAB score is more important then character, and the key to success is understanding the history. Quick, the ASVAB score is more important then character, and the key to success is understanding the history.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  7.  

    Marine Corps Officer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
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    I interviewed in-person. The process took 9 months - interviewed at US Marine Corps.

    Interview Details

    Be in shape, be motivated, be ready. You will forge your future. Return forms and questionnaires promptly and do not make excuses. Take accountability for your actions.

    Interview Questions
    • Aviation Qualification Test was unexpected and I had not prepared. Failed first try, but got book and studied for second. The Marine Corps is not looking for fearless individuals, they are looking for calculated risk takers.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    There was no negotiation.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  8.  

    Data Analyst Interview

    Anonymous Employee  in  Palmdale, CA (US)
    Anonymous Employee in Palmdale, CA (US)
    Application Details

    I interviewed through a recruiter - interviewed at US Marine Corps.

    Interview Details

    recruiters makes the process easy. There's a enlistment test to determine what jobs you qualify for. A physical exam, a back ground check, and an education check. You then enlist into the delayed entry program until you go to boot camp, then after boot camp you go to the school that teaches you to do the job you will have.

    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    United States Marine Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I interviewed through a recruiter. The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at US Marine Corps.

    Interview Details

    If you can pass a physical and meet other basic requirements, you will be eligible for boot camp in either South Carolina or California. The actual interviewing process to get to boot camp is extremely basic and easy, requiring only very basic tests and a drug test. Begin by simply finding the nearest USMC recruiting station and talking to a local recruiter.

    Interview Questions
    • You will be required to pass a drug test, which many find surprising.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiations.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Administrative Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
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    I interviewed through a recruiter. The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at US Marine Corps.

    Interview Details

    ASVAB was the most important factor in the acceptance of my contract. overall the recruiter is not interested in your qualifications other than your desire to join.this portoin is the least of your worries if you are qualified.

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    Accepted Offer
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    United States Marine Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Milwaukee, WI (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Milwaukee, WI (US)
    Application Details

    I interviewed through other source. The process took 2 days - interviewed at US Marine Corps in May 2010.

    Interview Details

    Are you a high school graduate? Have you been charged with or convicted of any felonies? Did you take the ASVAB test in high school, what was your score, and do you ant to take it again? How old are you? Do you have a valid drivers license? Do you have any unpaid parking tickets? Have you ever used drugs?

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    Basically, when do you want to go to boot camp.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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