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Interviews at BC Public Service Agency

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at BC Public Service Agency.
Interview experience
Based on 18 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 17 interviews
Difficult
Interview process length
Based on 18 interviews
More than one month

Interview process at BC Public Service Agency

Overall experience

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

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, rating is 7.

Interview process length
More than one month
56%
About a week
22%
About a month
17%
About two weeks
6%
About a day or two
0%
Most reported steps
Written test
79%
Group interview
58%
On-site interview
58%
Phone call/screening
53%
Background check
53%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
16%
Drug test
5%
They have no interview
5%

Interview tips at BC Public Service Agency

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)56%
  • Formal (business suit)24%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)8%
  • They didn’t have a dress code8%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)4%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at BC Public Service Agency

  • Follow the STAR method interview approach and be up to date about Indigenous knowledge.
    Shared on 8 November 2020
  • Do your homework. One position can have 300+ applicants. The one who gets the job is the one who does their homework/research/prep.
    Shared on 7 July 2019
  • Be yourself
    Shared on 20 December 2018 - Executive Office - Executive Receptionist - Victoria, BC