Wincanton Ltd
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2.9 out of 5 stars.
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Interviews at Wincanton Ltd

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

Interview experience

Based on 1,260 interviews
Average

Interview difficulty

Based on 1,245 interviews
Easy

Interview process length

Based on 1,108 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Wincanton Ltd

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 4.

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
47%
About a week
25%
About two weeks
13%
More than one month
8%
About a month
7%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
66%
Written test
31%
Phone call/screening
23%
Background check
15%
Problem solving exercises
13%
Least reported steps
Other
8%
They have no interview
6%
Take-home/sample work
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Wincanton Ltd

  • Easy quick test and dbs check
    Shared on 27 July 2022 - Warehouse - Blackburn, Lancashire
  • Great, friendly and relaxed
    Shared on 22 July 2022 - People Advisor - South West
  • Thorough interview asking varies question s and my past work.
    Shared on 19 September 2020 - Warehouse Operative - Burton Latimer, Northamptonshire
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Interview questions at Wincanton Ltd

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Phone interview or you go in via a agency
    Shared on 1 February 2022 - Warehouse Operative - Branston, Staffordshire
  • Very basic interview questions do not stray too far from a standard script.
    Shared on 21 October 2021 - Transport First Line Manager - Greenford
  • What experience ect
    Shared on 22 October 2019 - HGV Class 1 Driver - Burton Latimer, Northamptonshire

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Interview tips at Wincanton Ltd

Dress code for the interview
  • They didn’t have a dress code32%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)23%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)23%
  • Formal (business suit)13%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)9%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Wincanton Ltd

  • Be confident and prepare to have your 5 year work reference scrutinised.
    Shared on 14 July 2022
  • Don’t bother
    Shared on 28 May 2022 - Warehouse Operative - Middlewich, Cheshire
  • Be yourself. That's if you're a decent person!
    Shared on 21 March 2022 - Class 1 and 2 LGV Driver - London

The first interview at Wincanton Ltd

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed37%
  • Other22%
  • Employee referral12%
  • Recruiter contacted me9%
  • I called them7%

How candidates received their first interview at Wincanton Ltd

  • Applying online and taking a test
    Shared on 29 April 2022 - Warehouse Operative - Stoke-on-Trent
  • Apply online
    Shared on 22 April 2022 - Warehouse Operative - Worksop, Nottinghamshire
  • Phone interview
    Shared on 19 February 2022 - HGV Class 1 Driver - Stafford, Staffordshire
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