Essar Interview Questions

Excerpts from Interview #1:
(CGPA 7.3 in Graduation, 80.1% in 12th and 86.6% in 10th).
Technical Interview:
  • What is the critical speed of shaft?
  • What is combine power generation?
  • What is select miller cutter?
  • What is calibration of an instrument?
HR Interview:
  • Can you define yourself in one word?
  • Are you willing to work nights and weekends?
  • What attracted you to this company?
  • What is the meaning of your name?
  • What is the value of a property, which has been insured at the rate of 1/6% of its value, if the annual premium paid on it is Rs. 83.33 (in Rs.)?
  • What is your greatest strength?
  • What kind of salary are you looking for?
  • What major problem have you had to deal with recently?
Excerpts from Interview #2:
(CGPA 7.3 in Graduation, 85.27% in 12th and 90% in 10th.)
Technical interview:
  • Define surge tank.
  • What is a gray surface?
  • Can you explain the refrigeration cycle?
  • What is a master gauge ?
  • What Is cold working of metals? Give some of its principal methods.
  • Define stiffness.
  • What is a cat head in production engineering ?
  • What is tack welding ?
  • What is hot working of metals? Give some of its principal methods.
  • Classify driling machines.
HR Interview:
  • Introduce yourself.
  • Do you have plans for any further studies?
  • How do you handle yourself when you're extremely stressed?
  • Why Essar?
  • Do you have any questions?
  • Tell me about some of your recent goals and what you did to achieve them.
  • How much training do you think you'll need to become a productive employee?
  • A farmer built a fence around his 17 cows, in a square shaped region. He used 27 fence poles on each side of the square. How many poles did he need altogether?
  • Tell me about a time when you were forced to make an unpopular decision.
  • What changes would you make at your college?
Excerpts from Interview #3:
(CGPA 7.3 in Graduation, 89% in 12th and 92% in 10th.)
Technical interview:
  • How do you classify lathes?
  • What is the usgae of angle plate ?
  • What is necking in production engineering ?
  • What is Redlich Kwong equation?
  • Discuss steam engines.What is its overall efficiency ?
  • What is a cryogenic fluid?
  • What is hook's law ?
HR Interview:
  • Why should we hire you if we can promote our employee from within?
  • What do your parents think of you?
  • What is the biggest mistake that you have made?
  • Are you willing to relocate?
  • How much money do you need to make to be happy?
  • Will you relocate? In the future?
  • If the simple interest is 10.5 % annual and compound interest is 10 % annual, compounded annually, find the difference between the interests after 3 years on a sum of Rs. 1,000.
  • Tell me about a time when you handled a difficult situation with a co-worker.
Excerpts from Interview #4:
(CGPA 6.74 in Graduation, 81.56% in 12th and 87.5% in 10th.)
Technical interview:
  • What is Carnot Engine?
  • Discuss the otto cycle with diagram.
  • What is Poisson's ratio ?
  • Define rivets.
  • Discuss the basic functionioning of air conditioner.
  • Give example of heterogeneous systems.
  • Define boring.
  • Define knurling.
HR Interview:
  • Summarise your college experience in 2 minutes.
  • What qualitites do you look for in your colleagues?
  • How are you different from the rest of the lot?
  • Can you work under pressure.
  • Do you have any location preferences?
  • A can do a piece of work in 30 days, which B can do in 20 days. Both started the work but A left 5 days before the completion of the work. It took how many days to complete the work?
  • Tell me about your Family background.
  • What do you want to do with your life?
  • How do you plan to achieve these goals?
Excerpts from Interview #5:
(CGPA 7.12 in Graduation, 84.1% in 12th and 90.2% in 10th.)
Technical interview:
  • How do you express pitch of gears?
  • What is lathe bed made of ?
  • Discuss advantage of different types of screw.
  • What is a boring tool ?
  • Define grinding.
  • Define fatigue.
  • How do you classify shapers?
HR Interview:
  • Tell me something about yourself that is not already mentioned in the resume?
  • What do you know about our company philosophy?
  • Why do you want to work at Essar?
  • What are your career goals?
Excerpts from Interview #6:
(CGPA 8.3 in Graduation, 90% in 12th and 92.5% in 10th.)
Technical interview:
  • Differentiate between Multiprocessing, Mutliprogramming and Multithreading.
  • Explain heapsort. What is its complexity?
  • What is round-robin scheduling in OS?
  • Explain two-phase locking protocol.
  • What is BCNF? How is it better than 2NF & 3NF?
HR Interview:
  • Explain your internship project. Whats your role in it?
  • Do you have hard time convincing people of your arguement?
  • Why this job preference?
  • What do you know about our competitors in the market?
  • Do you have any questions for us?
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