Hastings Direct
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Interviews at Hastings Direct

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Hastings Direct.
Interview experience
Based on 111 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 108 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 103 interviews
About a week

Interview process at Hastings Direct

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 4.

Interview process length
About a week
30%
About two weeks
27%
About a day or two
20%
About a month
17%
More than one month
5%
Most reported steps
Phone call/screening
70%
On-site interview
63%
Problem solving exercises
36%
Background check
31%
Group interview
28%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
4%
Drug test
1%
They have no interview
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Hastings Direct

  • Was a role play scenerio.
    Shared on 13 January 2019 - Customer Representative - Bexhill
  • Interview process is quite a long procedure but if you attend an open day for recruitment at HastingsDirect, you will be asked to take part in a mini interview which skips the video interview process.…
    Shared on 17 November 2018 - Customer Representative - Leicester, Leicestershire
  • The interview process was very straight forward. I was put at ease during my interview and I enjoyed the process.
    Shared on 5 June 2018 - Techinal Advisor in Counter Fraud. - Bexhill on Sea, East Sussex

The first interview at Hastings Direct

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed29%
  • Other online job site19%
  • Employee referral19%
  • Recruiter contacted me14%
  • Other14%

How candidates received their first interview at Hastings Direct

  • They are always looking for staff. Turn over is appalling
    Shared on 24 September 2020 - Customer Representative - Bexhill