Hammonds
Happiness score is 38 out of 100
2.7 out of 5 stars.
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Interviews at Hammonds

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Interview experience

Based on 135 interviews
Unfavourable

Interview difficulty

Based on 135 interviews
Easy

Interview process length

Based on 115 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Hammonds

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
63%
About a week
22%
About two weeks
8%
About a month
4%
More than one month
3%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
60%
Phone call/screening
29%
Group interview
12%
Problem solving exercises
11%
Other
10%
Least reported steps
Background check
5%
Take-home/sample work
3%
Drug test
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Hammonds

  • Formal with a manager in a dodgy Xmas jumper
    Shared on 24 January 2021 - Team Leader/Supervisor - Hades
  • You have a day of tests and an interview. Very enjoyable.
    Shared on 2 June 2018 - Production Operative - Hinckley
  • They are lying to you the moment you walk through the door
    Shared on 1 June 2018
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Interview tips at Hammonds

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)38%
  • They didn’t have a dress code22%
  • Formal (business suit)20%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)13%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)7%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Hammonds

  • Explain about the systems they expect the workers to use.
    Shared on 17 June 2022 - Customer Service Advisor - Hinckley
  • Do not believe what the OTE is given as. You will earn a fraction of what the hiring manager will tell you.
    Shared on 19 May 2022 - Sales Designer - United Kingdom
  • Be yourself
    Shared on 22 August 2019 - Head of Retail Servvices - Leicestershire

The first interview at Hammonds

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed32%
  • Other online job site17%
  • Recruiter contacted me17%
  • Other12%
  • I called them10%

How candidates received their first interview at Hammonds

  • I went through a recruitment agency. I didn't interview with Hammonds at all, I was just given a start date as I think they'd hire anyone
    Shared on 2 July 2019 - Customer Service Advisor - Hinckley, Leicestershire
  • Through an advert in the paper
    Shared on 11 April 2019 - Store Manager - Midlands
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