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Bacteriologist Interview

29 Questions and Answers Written by Heather Douglass

Updated on August 17th, 2018 | Heather has over 20 years experience recruiting and hiring candidates,
specifically in the health care industry.
Question 1 of 29
How do you handle work stress?
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How to Answer
Humor, yoga or spending time with family. However you blow off steam, make it positive and not suggest that you fall back on bad habits when stress gets to you. Skip saying you don't have any work stress because we all do. Tell the interviewer that you understand the pressures of the job and that you have experienced similar pressure before.

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Question 2 of 29
What is your greatest weakness?
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How to Answer
Preparing for this question requires a little bit of self-awareness and strategy. You don't want to share that you have trouble working with difficult people or that you struggle with the details, as those are key aspects of your role. What you do want to focus on is a weakness that you could possibly turn into a strength or share something that would not be detrimental to your role that you are working on improving.

Question 3 of 29
What are your career goals as a Bacteriologist?
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When answering this question keep focused on what the company can offer you in the long term so the interviewer knows that you are going to stick around for awhile. Tell the interviewer that you can see this as a long term career and that you are happy to learn the job and that you are also keen to pursue further education and even an additional degree to achieve your goals.
Question 4 of 29
How well do you work with people?
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You work great with people! This question may stump you, but as a Bacteriologist, you may work on your own more often than in a group. The interviewer wants to hear that you work well with all types of people from patients to other health care professionals.

Question 5 of 29
Describe your style of communicating and interacting with others.
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As a Bacteriologist working on your own or as a team member, you are making a difference every day. Tell the interviewer how you encourage feedback from your clients, and encourage positive and professional relationships at work.

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Heather Douglass
Heather Douglass has over 20 years of experience recruiting and hiring candidates. She has a knack for resume writing. You can find her on twitter at @heatherinidaho.
Ryan Brown
Ryan Brown, is the creator of MockQuestions. He has over ten years experience creating interview questions. His website has helped over 10 million job seekers in their interview preparation.
First written on: 06/05/2013
Last modified on: 08/17/2018

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