Interserve
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Interviews at Interserve

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Interserve.
Interview experience
Based on 552 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 546 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 510 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Interserve

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 5.

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
22%
About two weeks
13%
About a month
10%
More than one month
9%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
64%
Phone call/screening
22%
Background check
20%
Other
10%
Group interview
10%
Least reported steps
Presentation
4%
Drug test
2%
Take-home/sample work
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Interserve

  • Lengthy extensively long process
    Shared on 22 May 2019 - Regional Account Manager/ National Account Manager - Southern England / Nationally
  • It was fine
    Shared on 15 January 2019 - Cleaner (part-time) - West Bromwich
  • You have to draw lots of pictures with crayons and paper
    Shared on 30 July 2018

Interview questions at Interserve

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Short simple, pretty much got the job
    Shared on 6 July 2020
  • It was a very short interview maybe 10mins nothing much
    Shared on 15 March 2019 - Cleaner Operative - Three Legged Cross, Dorset
  • How much experience in cleaning my answe25 years in retail, industrial.
    Shared on 6 January 2019 - Cleaner and Key Holder - Betting shop

Interview tips at Interserve

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)31%
  • Formal (business suit)30%
  • They didn’t have a dress code22%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)13%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)4%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Interserve

  • Walk away, but if you do interview, bear in mind that you be will alone once the job has been accepted.
    Shared on 13 February 2020 - Regional Contracts Administrator - Harold Wood, Greater London
  • Do not go, not worth the time
    Shared on 25 October 2019 - Service Desk Analyst - Birmingham, West Midlands

The first interview at Interserve

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed30%
  • Other23%
  • Recruiter contacted me14%
  • Employee referral12%
  • Other online job site10%

How candidates received their first interview at Interserve

  • By letter then face to face interview at the office
    Shared on 11 August 2020 - Health Care Assistant - North East
  • Through a friend
    Shared on 15 June 2020 - Anonymous - Anonymous