Production Assistant Mock Interview

To help you prepare for your Production Assistant interview, here are 31 interview questions and answer examples.

Production Assistant was updated by on May 17th, 2017. Learn more here.

Question 1 of 31

Where do you see yourself five years from now?

The candidate should discuss how the job position would help them grow in the short term future within the company. The interviewer is looking for someone who does not immediately want to leave the company for a new one. The candidate should discuss how they hope to improve in the position and where they see his or herself after gaining certain skills and knowledge as a production assistant.

Next Question

31 Production Assistant Interview Questions & Answers

  • 1. Where do you see yourself five years from now?

  • 2. Do you feel comfortable working overtime when necessary?

  • 3. Why do you want to be an assistant to the executive producer rather than the EP him/herself?

  • 4. Have you ever made a big blunder on the job and how did you resolve it?

  • 5. Do you consider yourself a coordinated and organized person?

  • 6. What is your experience managing talent on set?

  • 7. What is your experience helping with lighting on set?

  • 8. If you could start your career over again, what would you do differently?

  • 9. Do you prefer a manager who is hands-on or hands-off?

  • 10. What is your experience working at various hours of the day?

  • 11. What is your experience traveling for a job?

  • 12. Have you progressed in your career as you had hoped?

  • 13. Why is this location a good fit for you?

  • 14. Why did you choose to work for this production company?

  • 15. How do you believe this job will help you grow?

  • 16. Where does this job fit into your career plans?

  • 17. Why do you want to become a production assistant?

  • 18. Do you consider yourself a creative person?

  • 19. What are your salary expectations?

  • 20. What is your least favorite part of the job?

  • 21. What is your favorite aspect of the job?

  • 22. Would you feel comfortable stepping in for the executive producer if necessary?

  • 23. Will you be able to work on your feet all day?

  • 24. Are you well versed in production cues and language?

  • 25. What is your experience with script writing and editing?

  • 26. What is your experience taking orders from a top executive?

  • 27. How do you work as a part of a team?

  • 28. How do you work under pressure?

  • 29. What is your experience on movie/production sets?

  • 30. What skills do you have that make you a good fit for the job?

  • 31. What do you think it means to be a production assistant?