Questions job interview for a petroleum engineer

Here are some of the questions that you can find in an interview for a job pingeniero oil (petroleum engineer). Apart from the common questions of any interview, strengths and weaknesses, tell me why you want to work here, and others will make you more technical and detailed questions related to your profession. Please note that questions vary, depending on the specific field for you to interview (exploration, drilling, deposits or production), the company for you to interview, and other factors. This list is simply to help you have a base of questions, so you have a better idea of ​​what you’ll find on the day of the interview.

Most of the questions that will make you be techniques, how to solve a problem using a particular technique and also to discover the logic that you apply. Therefore, prepare yourself not only to answer questions, but to demonstrate your technical skills.

Although technical questions vary according to the company and the projects carried out, there is no doubt that you will find with issues related to engineering. You should investigate the current projects in which the company is involved and review vocabulary, theories and calculations related. Especially if you just finish the race and do not have much professional experience. In this case, the questions presented in this article belong to a real interview. Not disclose neither the name of the candidate or the company, for privacy. But the kind of questions should give you an idea of ​​the type of oil company.

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