Sodexo
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Interviews at Sodexo

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Sodexo.
Interview experience
Based on 654 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 651 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 629 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Sodexo

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
41%
About a week
27%
About two weeks
13%
About a month
11%
More than one month
8%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
60%
Phone call/screening
29%
Background check
24%
Group interview
12%
Problem solving exercises
11%
Least reported steps
They have no interview
4%
Drug test
3%
Take-home/sample work
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Sodexo

  • Very quick process.
    Shared on 18 July 2018 - Prison Custody Officer - Manchester, Greater Manchester
  • Good interview will be tailored to suit the desired level of expertise and may be performance bases
    Shared on 12 September 2017 - Caterer - Surrey
  • Long and delayed, 2 months after my interview I still hadn't received a security pass.
    Shared on 28 August 2017 - Steward - Wiltshire

Interview questions at Sodexo

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Set questions that every candidate is asked to keep the process fair.
    Shared on 13 April 2019 - Head Steward - Dishforth
  • Did I know about the company.What hours they had available. Shift pattern.
    Shared on 7 April 2019 - Retail Assistant - Warminster, Wiltshire
  • Have you ever hung a heavy fire door single handed
    Shared on 15 January 2018

Interview tips at Sodexo

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)35%
  • Formal (business suit)27%
  • They didn’t have a dress code25%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)9%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)4%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Sodexo

  • Be prepared for a lot of process driven work unrelated to client contractual works.
    Shared on 6 June 2019 - GENERAL SERVICES MANAGER - London, Greater London
  • Tell the truth about the job
    Shared on 25 January 2019 - Waste disposal - Romford

The first interview at Sodexo

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed44%
  • Other18%
  • Employee referral13%
  • Other online job site9%
  • Recruiter contacted me6%

How candidates received their first interview at Sodexo

  • Through indeed
    Shared on 13 August 2020 - Prison Custody Officer - West Lothian
  • My first interview went well n smoothly. The head chef who interviewed me was very kind and was happy to offer me the job at the first interview.
    Shared on 13 July 2019 - Chef - Tidworth
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