Thermo Fisher Scientific
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Interviews at Thermo Fisher Scientific

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Thermo Fisher Scientific.

Interview experience

Based on 172 interviews
Average

Interview difficulty

Based on 170 interviews
Medium

Interview process length

Based on 162 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Thermo Fisher Scientific

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 6.

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
33%
About a week
31%
About two weeks
19%
About a month
10%
More than one month
7%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
64%
Phone call/screening
38%
Written test
23%
Background check
21%
Problem solving exercises
19%
Least reported steps
They have no interview
6%
Drug test
2%
Take-home/sample work
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Thermo Fisher Scientific

  • Very thorough
    Shared on 12 June 2019 - Technician - Cramlington, Northumberland
  • Straight forward enough really
    Shared on 5 September 2018 - Driver Sales Person - Loughborough
  • My interview was very relaxed, there were a lot of the generic interview questions but it did help to research the company a little beforehand.
    Shared on 22 March 2018 - Cell Leader - Ashford, Kent
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Interview questions at Thermo Fisher Scientific

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • How you feel you meet the criteria of the role from previous experience?
    Shared on 24 February 2018 - Document Writer - Dartford, Kent
  • I was hired directly by the Director of Sales and therfore needed no interview
    Shared on 28 April 2017 - Technical & Sales Consultant - Los Angeles, CA

Interview tips at Thermo Fisher Scientific

Dress code for the interview
  • Formal (business suit)36%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)36%
  • They didn’t have a dress code13%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)11%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)4%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Thermo Fisher Scientific

  • Be friendly and open. It’s a lot more about willingness to learn than having the skills already.
    Shared on 2 August 2021 - Customer Service Representative - Quotations - Loughborough
  • Be calm it’s difficult.
    Shared on 21 November 2020 - Assembly Operator - Runcorn, Cheshire
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