DPD
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2.7 out of 5 stars.
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Interviews at DPD

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at DPD.

Interview experience

Based on 3,211 interviews
Average

Interview difficulty

Based on 3,239 interviews
Easy

Interview process length

Based on 2,691 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at DPD

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 4.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, their rating is 3.

Interview process length
About a day or two
54%
About a week
23%
About two weeks
10%
More than one month
8%
About a month
5%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
49%
Background check
24%
Phone call/screening
21%
They have no interview
17%
Group interview
15%
Least reported steps
Drug test
8%
Problem solving exercises
8%
Take-home/sample work
2%

What candidates say about the interview process at DPD

  • It's seems very nice
    Shared on 13 February 2022 - Delivery Driver - Springfield, Essex
  • Very stressful... Even one morning two guy were nearly fight and pushing each other the place is an utter mess. parcels everywhere no organisation. Bully tactics. Seen people walking out of the job we…
    Shared on 10 July 2020
  • The interview is fine it’s like going for any other job
    Shared on 10 February 2019 - ODF self employed driver - Exeter, Devon
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Interview questions at DPD

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Previous work history and work preferences
    Shared on 17 November 2022 - LGV Driver
  • Experience
    Shared on 25 October 2021 - Delivery Driver - Roche
  • When can u start they promise u the world when u start then u have to pay for your benefits and the drivers get nothing from them and are treated as bad the the warehouse staff
    Shared on 13 July 2021

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Interview tips at DPD

Dress code for the interview
  • They didn’t have a dress code35%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)26%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)18%
  • Formal (business suit)14%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)7%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at DPD

  • Be patient. Big company. Worth the wait
    Shared on 17 November 2022 - LGV Driver
  • Non non non non 0 tips don't waste your breath
    Shared on 21 March 2022 - Delivery Driver - Nottingham
  • Don't trust them and look for stability especially if you have family to look after.
    Shared on 12 March 2022 - Courier driver - Warrington, Cheshire

The first interview at DPD

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed25%
  • Other21%
  • Recruiter contacted me17%
  • Employee referral13%
  • I called them9%

How candidates received their first interview at DPD

  • Online application
    Shared on 26 April 2022 - Delivery Driver sub contractor - Frimley
  • I was called in for a face to face interview at the time
    Shared on 2 March 2021 - HGV Class 1 Driver - Oldbury, West Midlands
  • Dpd on indeed
    Shared on 20 December 2020 - Driver - Stoke-on-Trent
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