Hermes
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2.1 out of 5 stars.
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Interviews at Hermes

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

Interview experience

Based on 1,916 interviews
Unfavourable

Interview difficulty

Based on 1,903 interviews
Easy

Interview process length

Based on 1,528 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Hermes

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 3.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, their rating is 2.

Interview process length
About a day or two
69%
About a week
17%
About two weeks
6%
More than one month
5%
About a month
3%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
37%
They have no interview
23%
Phone call/screening
23%
Group interview
12%
Written test
11%
Least reported steps
Problem solving exercises
5%
Drug test
2%
Take-home/sample work
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Hermes

  • Easy. Speak over telephone and online training
    Shared on 26 March 2022 - Courier self employed - temporary position - Essendine, Leicestershire
  • when can you start and can you use your own vehicle
    Shared on 1 October 2020 - courier driver - copgrove, knareborough
  • Turn up at coffee bar, met manager with laptop, 10 minutes interview, offered job after 10 minutes
    Shared on 10 August 2020 - Parcel Delivery Driver - Fareham
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Interview questions at Hermes

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • When can I start
    Shared on 5 January 2021 - Self Employed Delivery Driver - Hinckley, Leicestershire
  • Do you have a driving licence ?
    Shared on 2 April 2020 - Driver - North West
  • They employ people every day because they need drivers to deliver the big load of parcels they have daily
    Shared on 10 February 2020 - Courier Driver - Thurrock

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Interview tips at Hermes

Dress code for the interview
  • They didn’t have a dress code51%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)27%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)12%
  • Formal (business suit)6%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)4%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Hermes

  • They don’t ask any questions, not really a interview
    Shared on 10 May 2022 - Warehouse Operative - Eurocentral Scotland, Glasgow
  • Don’t unless you have a van
    Shared on 24 March 2022 - Courier - Letchworth
  • Anyone can get a job here, the more hours you put in the more money you get. My advice go in do what you need to do and come home.
    Shared on 16 August 2021 - Warehouse Operative - Warrington

The first interview at Hermes

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed30%
  • Employee referral17%
  • Other13%
  • Recruiter contacted me11%
  • I called them11%

How candidates received their first interview at Hermes

  • Phone call
    Shared on 13 April 2022 - Self Employed Courier Driver - Stirling
  • Applied and had a telephone interview about 40 mins after as they desperate for anybody desperate enough to do such an appalling and under paid job.
    Shared on 7 April 2022 - Courier - Leeds
  • Applied through indeed and received and email
    Shared on 24 March 2022 - Courier - Letchworth
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