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Interviews at MITIE

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

Interview experience

Based on 2,897 interviews
Average

Interview difficulty

Based on 2,850 interviews
Easy

Interview process length

Based on 2,386 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at MITIE

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
47%
About a week
20%
More than one month
12%
About two weeks
11%
About a month
10%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
59%
Phone call/screening
26%
Background check
24%
They have no interview
10%
Other
10%
Least reported steps
Presentation
5%
Drug test
4%
Take-home/sample work
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at MITIE

  • I turned up filled in some paperwork job yours
    Shared on 12 July 2019
  • What interview process. If you can text or email then your all good. Just don't expect any direct contact with anyone from Mitie
    Shared on 30 March 2019 - Cleaner - Ch66
  • Terrible haven't got a clue
    Shared on 22 March 2019 - Security Officer - Dunmurry
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Interview questions at MITIE

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • What could i bring to the company where i wanted to be in 5 years
    Shared on 29 October 2019 - Cleaning/Catering Manager - Redruth
  • None offered me job straight up
    Shared on 16 February 2019 - Security Guard - Exeter, Devon
  • None gave me job straight up
    Shared on 10 February 2019 - Security Officer - Exeter, Devon

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Interview tips at MITIE

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)29%
  • They didn’t have a dress code29%
  • Formal (business suit)25%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)13%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)4%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at MITIE

  • Interview is done by agency. No tour of site.
    Shared on 15 July 2022 - Mitie Associate - Hinckley, Leicestershire
  • Be prepared to work with arrogant, under qualified, ex military managers more used to barking orders than setting out clear instructions
    Shared on 20 May 2021 - PPE Operative Covid 19 Test Centre - Port Talbot
  • Ask for proper contract and specific site
    Shared on 16 February 2020 - CCTV Operator - Manchester

The first interview at MITIE

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed37%
  • Other19%
  • Recruiter contacted me14%
  • Employee referral13%
  • Other online job site5%

How candidates received their first interview at MITIE

  • Formal but relaxed
    Shared on 24 October 2022 - Security Guard - Warrington
  • Indeed helped me finding the job. But 3 months on. . Wasted time.
    Shared on 1 November 2021 - Marshal - Ashford, Kent
  • Sent email got phone call 8hours later to come for interview
    Shared on 2 February 2021 - Security Guard - Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh
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