Alberta Health Services
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Interviews at Alberta Health Services

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Alberta Health Services.
Interview experience
Based on 452 interviews
Interview difficulty
Based on 449 interviews
Interview process length
Based on 438 interviews
About a week

Interview process at Alberta Health Services

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 7.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, their rating is 6.

Interview process length
About a week
About two weeks
About a day or two
About a month
More than one month
Most reported steps
On-site interview
Background check
Group interview
Phone call/screening
Problem solving exercises
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
They have no interview

What candidates say about the interview process at Alberta Health Services

  • 3 to 4 people interviewing for service worker 2 - Operation Room
    Shared on 25 October 2018
  • Intense, 3 or 4 management team members conduct the interviews
    Shared on 26 June 2018 - Unit Clerk - Vermilion, AB
  • 2 to 3 people interview. ask for experience. scenario questions.
    Shared on 18 April 2018 - Health Care Assistant - Edmonton, AB

Interview questions at Alberta Health Services

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Tell me about your self
    Shared on 9 June 2019
  • How long of employement im looking for. How to handle stressful situations/clients. Am I computer literate.
    Shared on 20 March 2018 - Records Management Clerk - Red Deer, AB
  • What does AHC look for in a cover letter and resume? Do they want bright and flashy or simple and to the point?
    Shared on 13 March 2018

Interview tips at Alberta Health Services

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)65%
  • Formal (business suit)18%
  • They didn’t have a dress code9%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)5%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)3%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Alberta Health Services

  • Stay to the point
    Shared on 3 December 2018 - Administrative Support - Calgary, AB
  • Be more friendly than knowledgeable
    Shared on 17 October 2018 - SENIOR SERVICE PARTNER - Lethbridge, AB
  • Understand that AHS is run by the old boys club (Free Masons) and to fit in here, you must find a spot in the hierarchical chain and be a willing participant. Leave your individualism at home. Be a…
    Shared on 2 October 2018 - Project Manager - central Alberta

The first interview at Alberta Health Services

How candidates got an interview
  • Other online job site24%
  • Through Indeed17%
  • Other17%
  • Employee referral14%
  • Paper application11%

How candidates received their first interview at Alberta Health Services

  • My first interview at hcg hospital and best experience is best
    Shared on 11 August 2019 - Lab Assistant - Canada Harbour, NL
  • A friend recommended me
    Shared on 15 February 2019 - Admin Support II - Medicine Hat, AB
  • I applied as a nursing aide for Home Care.
    Shared on 5 October 2018 - Administration Assistant - Drayton Valley, AB