15 Construction Manager Interview Questions
Tell me about a time when you built rapport quickly with someone under difficult conditions.
When have you led a project before? How was the outcome?
- I have been leading projects now for over 10 years, I happy to say my projects have always come in on time and within budget.
Why do you want to work for our construction company?
What do you know about the projects we typically do at our company?
Why did you choose a career as a project manager?
What do you enjoy most about leading a construction crew?
Tell me about a problem you encountered while working with an outside firm on a construction project, and how you overcame it.
There are times when we are placed under extreme pressure on the job. Tell about a time when you were under such pressure and how you handled it.
How do you manage your time?
Some problems require developing a unique approach. Tell about a time when you were able to develop a different problem-solving approach.
Give me an example of when you took a risk to achieve a goal. What was the outcome?
Describe a situation where you had to use conflict management skills.
Tell me about a time when your supervisor criticized your work. How did you respond?
Give me an example of a project that best describes your organizational skills.
What was the most difficult period in your life, and how did you deal with it?