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Interviews at Manpower

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Manpower.
Interview experience
Based on 284 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 279 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 275 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Manpower

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 4.

Interview process length
About a day or two
45%
About a week
27%
About two weeks
12%
About a month
8%
More than one month
8%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
48%
Phone call/screening
38%
Background check
26%
Written test
24%
Problem solving exercises
18%
Least reported steps
Presentation
5%
Drug test
4%
Take-home/sample work
2%

What candidates say about the interview process at Manpower

  • Straight forward and offered the job within 3 days
    Shared on 10 July 2018 - Recruitment Delivery Consultant - Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
  • Assessment, Interview.
    Shared on 10 May 2018 - Production worker (manufacturing) - JLR Solihull
  • Answered 9 August 2017 - IT Technician (Former Employee) - Manchester, Greater Manchester
    Shared on 22 February 2018

Interview questions at Manpower

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • They may drag a little if you are not very efficient
    Shared on 20 January 2020 - Management trainee - Kolkata, West Bengal, India
  • Are you available to start? Do you think you can do the job? Any questions for us?
    Shared on 2 October 2017 - Cleaner (part-time) - Bournemouth
  • Not a great deal as i had experiance in a warehouse
    Shared on 19 September 2017 - Warehouse Operative - Birmingham, West Midlands

Interview tips at Manpower

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)33%
  • They didn’t have a dress code27%
  • Formal (business suit)23%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)15%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)2%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Manpower

  • Nothing exceptional just be yourself
    Shared on 7 September 2020 - Credit Controller / Treasury Analyst - Uxbridge, Greater London
  • I wouldn't recommend that anyone work for manpower unless they are desperate.
    Shared on 2 September 2020 - Post man - London
  • Go in there with confidence and bring the relevant paperwork.
    Shared on 17 August 2020 - Post Room Assistant - Manchester

The first interview at Manpower

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed31%
  • Other21%
  • I called them18%
  • Recruiter contacted me14%
  • Other online job site8%

How candidates received their first interview at Manpower

  • Apply online
    Shared on 26 December 2020 - Driver - Crawley, West Sussex
  • Applied on line
    Shared on 28 July 2020 - Casual Worker - Various
  • Applied through job board
    Shared on 26 July 2020 - Interview scheduler - Solihull
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