Manufacturing Engineering Technologist Interview Questions

16 Provide an example of a time when you were able to demonstrate excellent listening skills. What was the situation and outcome?
17 Share an experience in which your attention to detail and thoroughness had an impact on your last company.
18 Share an example of when you went above and beyond the "call of duty". (Look for answers that show the candidate is dependable.)
19 Please share with me an example of how you helped coach or mentor someone. What improvements did you see in the person's knowledge or skills?
20 How would you rate your writing skills? (Ask for an example that demonstrates great writing skills.)
21 Provide a time when you worked in a rapidly evolving workplace. How did you deal with the change? (Make sure the candidate is flexible.)
22 Describe methods you have found effective to monitor or measure manufacturing processes to identify ways to reduce losses, decrease time requirements, or improve quality.
23 Walk me through how you would identify opportunities for improvements in quality, cost, or efficiency of automation equipment.
24 Name a time when your patience was tested. How did you keep your emotions in check?
25 How do you balance cooperation with others and independent thinking? Share an example. (Try to determine if the candidate has a cooperative attitude or is otherwise good-natured.)
26 Provide an example of when you were persistent in the face of obstacles.
27 What are some long-range objectives that you developed in your last job? What did you do to achieve them?
28 Describe an experience in which you successfully controlled the operation of a difficult system. What made you successful?
29 Name a time when you ensured adherence to safety rules and practices. Share an example.
30 Name a time when your creativity or alternative thinking solved a problem in your workplace.