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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 354 interviews
Average

Interview difficulty

Based on 362 interviews
Medium

Interview process length

Based on 326 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 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
36%
About a week
29%
About two weeks
18%
About a month
9%
More than one month
9%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
58%
Phone call/screening
39%
Written test
21%
Background check
21%
Problem solving exercises
17%
Least reported steps
They have no interview
5%
Drug test
4%
Take-home/sample work
2%

What candidates say about the interview process at Thermo Fisher Scientific

  • Poor Job wasn’t as told it was going to be. Kept getting moved
    Shared on 26 July 2022 - Warehouse Worker - Cramlington
  • Very thorough
    Shared on 12 June 2019 - Technician - Cramlington, Northumberland
  • Straight forward enough really
    Shared on 5 September 2018 - Driver Sales Person - Loughborough
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Interview questions at Thermo Fisher Scientific

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Agency job
    Shared on 3 March 2022 - Warehouse Operative - Cramlington
  • 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

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Interview tips at Thermo Fisher Scientific

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)37%
  • Formal (business suit)30%
  • They didn’t have a dress code17%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)12%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)4%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Thermo Fisher Scientific

  • Learn about PPI business system
    Shared on 13 January 2023 - Laboratory Assistant - Dartford
  • Leave as soon as you can, not a great place to work
    Shared on 15 October 2022 - Production Operative - Croespenmaen
  • Learn about the company, think if you can bring something good with you, be ready to talk about your previous employment and why you want this job.
    Shared on 18 April 2022 - Warehouse Operative - Basingstoke

The first interview at Thermo Fisher Scientific

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed36%
  • Recruiter contacted me25%
  • Other online job site17%
  • Employee referral11%
  • Other11%

How candidates received their first interview at Thermo Fisher Scientific

  • Advertised in local paper
    Shared on 31 July 2022 - Quality Control Inspector/Senior Machine Operator. - Ashford, Kent
  • Typically you start at thermo fisher scientific through agency
    Shared on 13 July 2022 - Warehouse Operative - Perth

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