Only the top candidates are selected for jobs in the aerospace and defense industry. Make sure that your application lands on the top of the pile by achieving a high score on your aptitude tests and performing well at your interviews. JobTestPrep's Aerospace and Defense Bundle can help you prepare for the hiring process at companies such as Bombardier, Boeing, and Qantis.

What Is the Hiring Process in the Aerospace and Defense Industry?

  1. Apply online: Fill in an online form and upload your CV and a tailored cover letter. 
  2. Complete a personality assessment: The purpose of personality tests is to establish if you have the right character traits and behaviors for the position to which you are applying.
  3. Record a video interview: You will be sent a short list of questions that you must answer in a video recording. Not every company uses video interviews.
  4. Complete a short phone interview: You will be called by an HR representative who will verify the information that you have provided in your online application. You will also be asked about why you are applying for this job and why you want to leave your current position.
  5. Complete an in-person interview: The in-person interview will be compentency-based and you will also be asked technical questions relating to your abilities and knowledge. You should answer questions according to the S.T.A.R. technique:  
    • S: state the situation
    • T: explain your task(s)
    • A: describe the actions you took
    • R: summarize the result

Check out our Aerospace & Defense Bundle for more tips on how to ace your interview.

Hiring Process for Jobs in the Aerospace & Defence Industry

What Tests Will I Have to Take?

The tests that you may have to take depend on the job for which you are applying. You may have to take any of the following assessments:  

  • Personality Tests
  • Situational Judgment Test
  • Numerical Reasoning Test
  • Logical Reasoning Test
  • Mechanical Aptitude Test

Study materials for all of these tests are included in JobTestPrep's Aerospace & Defense Bundle.

Jobs in the Aerospace & Defense Industry

JobTestPrep can help you prepare for the hiring process for any of these positions. 

Jobs in the Aerospace & Defense Industry
Machine Operator Manager  Engineering
Financial Analyst


Management Trainee

Preparation for Aerospace & Defense Companies

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Aerospace & Defense Employers
Boeing Lockheed Martin Corporation General Electric Company
Aerojet Rocketdyne Leonardo Harris Corporation
Northrop Grumman Rolls-Royce plc Thales Group
Bombardier Airbus BAE Systems
General Dynamics Corporation Raytheon Company Northrop Grumman Corporation
McKesson Corporation United Technologies Corporation L-3 Communications Holdings Inc.
Bechtel Huntington Ingalls Industries Humana Inc.
Science Applications International Corporation Booz Allen Hamilton Holding Corporation Health Net Inc.
Computer Sciences Corporation UnitedHealth Group Aecom
Leidos General Atomics Hewlett-Packard Company
Battelle Memorial Institute United Launch Alliance L.L.C. Los Alamos National Security
Caci International Bell Boeing Joint Project Office AmerisourceBergen Corporation
California Institute of Technology Honeywell International Inc. Cerberus Capital Management
Consolidated Nuclear Security Llc Alliant Techsystems Inc. Textron Inc.
Lawrence Livermore National Security Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. Merck & Co. Inc.
Oshkosh Corporation URS Corporation Accenture Inc.
UT–Battelle Mitre Corporation Geo Group
Deloitte Llp Cardinal Health Inc. International Business Machines Corporation
Hensel Phelps Construction Atlantic Diving Supply Inc. CDW
Partnership For Supply Chain Management Inc. Fluor Corporation Sterling Parent Inc.
CH2M Hill State Of California Johns Hopkins University
Pae Holding Corporation Patriot Team Massachusetts Institute Of Technology
Chugach Alaska Corporation Sierra Nevada Corporation Corrections Corporation Of America
Vectrus Systems Corporation MacAndrews & Forbes Pfizer Inc.
The Aerospace Corporation Royal Dutch Shell Plc Savannah River National Laboratory
Bahrain Petroleum Company (closed) Austal Mantech International
Mccarthy Mortenson Nbaf A Joint Venture Arctic Slope Regional Corporation Exelis Inc.
Rockwell Collins Coins 'N Things CGI Technologies and Solutions Inc.
Exxon Mobil Corporation Denali Holding Inc Alion Science and Technology
Johns Hopkins Health Sys Corp Space Exploration Technologies Corp. Fedex
Valero Energy Corporation Wyle Services Corporation AT&T
Sanofi GlaxoSmithKline Serco Group Plc
Navistar International Corporation Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Rolls-Royce Corporation
Express Scripts Holding Company B.L. Harbert Holdings L.L.C. Insight Enterprises Inc.
National Security Technologies Llc Caddell Construction Co. Inc. Chemonics International Inc
Mythics Inc.    

What's Included

What Do I Get in the Bundle?

  • Machine Operator: Mechanical Aptitude, Tools, Spatial Reasoning & Aptitude, Basic Math, Interview Preparation, Personality Profiling
  • Manager/Management Trainee: Personality Test Practice, Situational Judgment, Math Word Problems, Abstract Reasoning, Reading Comprehension
  • Financial Analyst: Basic Math, Numerical Reasoning, Reading Tables and Graphs, Interview Preparation, Case Study Practice, Personality Profiling
  • Maintenance: Mechanical Aptitude, Tools, Spatial Reasoning & Aptitude, Basic Math, Interview Preparation, Personality Profiling 
  • Engineering: Logical Reasoning, Math Word Problems, Interview Preparation, Personality Profiling, Numerical Reasoning, Spatial Reasoning, Verbal Reasoning
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