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Interviewing For A Job

Sample questions employers ask

  • What would you do if ...? (Imagined situations that test a person’s knowledge of the job).
  • In what type of position are you most interested?
  • Why do you think you would like to work for our company?
  • What jobs have you held, how were they obtained, and why did you leave?
  • What do you know about our company?
  • What are your ideas on salary?
  • Why do you think you would like this particular type of job?
  • Can you get recommendations from previous employers?
  • What interests you about our product or service?
  • Are you looking for a permanent or temporary job?
  • How long do you expect to work?
  • Are you willing to go where the company sends you?
  • What are your own special abilities?
  • What kind of work interests you?
  • Have you ever had your driver’s license revoked?
  • Why should we hire you for this job rather than anyone else?