Fast Despatch
Happiness score is 68 out of 100
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Interviews at Fast Despatch

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Fast Despatch.
Interview experience
Based on 467 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 277 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 192 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Fast Despatch

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 9.

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
46%
About a week
36%
About two weeks
12%
About a month
4%
More than one month
2%
Most reported steps
Drug test
65%
Background check
48%
Presentation
42%
On-site interview
41%
Phone call/screening
36%
Least reported steps
Other
6%
Problem solving exercises
6%
Take-home/sample work
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Fast Despatch

  • Stupid, irrelevant and dragged out.
    Shared on 12 January 2018 - Courier - Sheffield, South Yorkshire
  • No interview just a rough crash course on ‘what they do’ and a drugs test
    Shared on 30 December 2017 - Grunt - Maidstone, Kent
  • No interview
    Shared on 3 December 2017 - Driver - Sheffield, South Yorkshire

Interview questions at Fast Despatch

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Have I delivered before, am I capable of lifting and moving boxes, am I ok with a fast paced role etc
    Shared on 23 October 2020 - Courier Driver - Northampton

Interview tips at Fast Despatch

Dress code for the interview
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)40%
  • They didn’t have a dress code34%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)14%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)8%
  • Formal (business suit)4%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Fast Despatch

  • Be honest and u will receive honesty.
    Shared on 10 June 2020 - Delivery Driver - Bristol
  • Pay Your Drivers you cuntttsss
    Shared on 5 September 2019 - Driver - Sheffield, South Yorkshire

The first interview at Fast Despatch

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed33%
  • Other online job site22%
  • Recruiter contacted me19%
  • Other11%
  • Employee referral8%

How candidates received their first interview at Fast Despatch

  • Over the phone
    Shared on 30 June 2020 - Delivery Associate - Bristol
  • On phoneNo Test , ETC
    Shared on 16 January 2019 - Driver - Swindon
  • I found the offer on indeed and emailed my CV
    Shared on 22 December 2018 - Delivery Assistant - Scotland