Tarmac
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Interviews at Tarmac

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

Interview experience

Based on 260 interviews
Average

Interview difficulty

Based on 253 interviews
Medium

Interview process length

Based on 223 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Tarmac

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
41%
About a week
24%
About two weeks
13%
More than one month
13%
About a month
9%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
68%
Phone call/screening
22%
Drug test
15%
Group interview
14%
Background check
11%
Least reported steps
Presentation
7%
They have no interview
4%
Take-home/sample work
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Tarmac

  • Very professional, if done by the right manager
    Shared on 9 July 2018 - Ready-mix Technical - Humberside and South Yorkshire
  • Simple one on one
    Shared on 5 January 2018 - HGV Class 1 driver - TARMAC ABERTHAW PLANT
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Interview questions at Tarmac

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • They vary
    Shared on 21 February 2021 - Industrial cleaner tarmac - Baildon
  • Based on STAR so plenty of what if's and provide examples of whenyou showed you could handle a challenging situations etc
    Shared on 21 April 2017 - Administrator - Wolverhampton, West Midlands

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Interview tips at Tarmac

Dress code for the interview
  • Formal (business suit)31%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)30%
  • They didn’t have a dress code17%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)15%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)7%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Tarmac

  • In depth interview questions so practice a lot and have in depth answers prepared.
    Shared on 7 May 2022 - Various Positions - East Midlands

The first interview at Tarmac

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed34%
  • Other22%
  • Employee referral15%
  • Recruiter contacted me12%
  • I called them10%

How candidates received their first interview at Tarmac

  • On a recruitment Open Day
    Shared on 19 April 2019 - Business Administrator - Colchester
  • Knew the person in charge
    Shared on 2 February 2019 - site supervisor - Finningley, Nottinghamshire
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