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Interviews at Cambridgeshire County Council

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Cambridgeshire County Council.

Interview experience

Based on 69 interviews
Favourable

Interview difficulty

Based on 67 interviews
Medium

Interview process length

Based on 62 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Cambridgeshire County Council

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 6.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, their rating is 5.

Interview process length
About a day or two
42%
About a week
24%
More than one month
18%
About a month
10%
About two weeks
6%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
57%
Problem solving exercises
32%
Written test
30%
Background check
27%
Phone call/screening
22%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
3%
Drug test
0%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Cambridgeshire County Council

  • The interview process should be influenced by your answers at interview and scored accordingly. This should be weighed up and a score given to show performance. However, sadly this is not always the c…
    Shared on 9 February 2019 - Resource Officer - Shire Hall
  • You will need to prepare using the job/person specification.
    Shared on 16 February 2018 - Senior Debt Recovery Officer - Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
  • On all occasions positive
    Shared on 28 December 2017 - varied - Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Interview questions at Cambridgeshire County Council

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Am I always ready to learn new waysAm I flexible
    Shared on 17 April 2022 - A14, Site Manager - A14 upgrade with side roads and structures to check on

The first interview at Cambridgeshire County Council

How candidates got an interview
  • Other online job site30%
  • Through Indeed20%
  • Other20%
  • Recruiter contacted me10%
  • Employee referral10%

How candidates received their first interview at Cambridgeshire County Council

  • Looked online.
    Shared on 4 March 2022 - Finance Assistant - Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
  • It was more of a conversation, I knew the interviewers but I treated it in a professional way, I tried to feel calm, I answered the question clearly and elaborated with the answers too. On top of the …
    Shared on 9 March 2020 - Apprenticeship - Cambridge
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