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Interviews at RNLI

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at RNLI.
Interview experience
Based on 57 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 56 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 53 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at RNLI

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
About a day or two
38%
About a week
25%
About a month
17%
About two weeks
15%
More than one month
6%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
75%
Problem solving exercises
31%
Presentation
22%
Phone call/screening
18%
Background check
18%
Least reported steps
They have no interview
8%
Other
8%
Take-home/sample work
2%

Interview tips at RNLI

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)46%
  • Formal (business suit)32%
  • They didn’t have a dress code14%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)5%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)3%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at RNLI

  • Make sure you are as fit as possible, and be someone that you would be happy to spend 8+ hours a day sat next to.
    Shared on 16 October 2019 - Beach lifeguard Level 2 - Jersey

The first interview at RNLI

How candidates got an interview
  • Other45%
  • I called them22%
  • Through Indeed11%
  • Paper application11%
  • Walk-In11%

How candidates received their first interview at RNLI

  • I called them
    Shared on 27 October 2020 - Supporter Care Team Administrator - Poole, Dorset
  • I wasnt interviewed, it was a recommendation from an existing member of the RNLI.
    Shared on 3 June 2020 - Treasurer - Home-office
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