Govia Thameslink Railway
3.2 out of 5 stars.
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Interviews at Govia Thameslink Railway

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Govia Thameslink Railway.
Interview experience
Based on 32 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 33 interviews
Difficult
Interview process length
Based on 33 interviews
About a month

Interview process at Govia Thameslink Railway

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 6.

Interview process length
About a month
33%
More than one month
30%
About a week
15%
About a day or two
12%
About two weeks
9%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
63%
Written test
57%
Drug test
50%
Background check
47%
Problem solving exercises
40%
Least reported steps
They have no interview
10%
Take-home/sample work
7%
Other
3%

What candidates say about the interview process at Govia Thameslink Railway

  • Mine was very informal
    Shared on 18 February 2020 - Interim Programme Manager - London

Interview tips at Govia Thameslink Railway

Dress code for the interview
  • Formal (business suit)56%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)32%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)9%
  • They didn’t have a dress code3%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)0%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Govia Thameslink Railway

  • Think very hard before wanting to work there, a lot of nepotism.
    Shared on 19 June 2020 - Materials Manager - Bedford, Bedfordshire