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Telecommunications Engineer interviews at Openreach

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Openreach.
Interview experience
Based on 26 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 26 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 26 interviews
More than one month

Telecommunications Engineer interview process at Openreach

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 7.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, their rating is 5.

Interview process length
More than one month
38%
About a month
31%
About a day or two
12%
About two weeks
12%
About a week
8%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
81%
Phone call/screening
65%
Problem solving exercises
65%
Background check
58%
Written test
54%
Least reported steps
Other
4%
Take-home/sample work
0%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Openreach

  • The process is long and quite slow, your 'hub day' will last all day if you are successful and more than one interview is common.
    Shared on 24 January 2018 - Telecommunications Engineer - Penrith

Telecommunications Engineer interview tips at Openreach

Dress code for the interview
  • Formal (business suit)48%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)42%
  • They didn’t have a dress code7%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)3%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)0%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Openreach

  • Be yourself, show you are hardworking and willing to learn new skills and that you have great communication and customer service skills.
    Shared on 24 July 2020 - Telecom Engineer - Cornwall
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