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Interviews at Bell

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Bell.
Interview experience
Based on 598 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 527 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 501 interviews
About a week

Interview process at Bell

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 5.

Interview process length
About a week
31%
About a day or two
24%
About two weeks
23%
About a month
14%
More than one month
7%
Most reported steps
Phone call/screening
68%
On-site interview
68%
Background check
50%
Problem solving exercises
33%
Written test
26%
Least reported steps
Other
4%
Drug test
2%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at Bell

  • The interview process is a typical panel interview coupled with an aptitude test of general excel, database queries, and case study questions within an hour. Then a review of those answers along with…
    Shared on 4 July 2018 - Database Campaign Execution Manager - Toronto, ON
  • The process is fair
    Shared on 30 June 2018 - Consumer Client Care Specialist - Vancouver, BC
  • 3 Level - Phone > In person computer skills test > in person one on one interview.
    Shared on 19 January 2018 - account management, technical support - Mississauga, ON

Interview questions at Bell

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Test concern about networking and all its layers
    Shared on 15 July 2019 - Business Network Analyst Representative - 160 elgin
  • General Call centre related questions regards customer service and retention
    Shared on 18 July 2018 - Loyalty Account Executive - Toronto, ON
  • For example, how would I handle a problem with a telecom related matter, and provide a solution that benefited both Bell and the client first.Other questions were focussed on telecom experience and …
    Shared on 24 April 2018 - Senior Account Manager - Toronto, ON

Interview tips at Bell

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)52%
  • Formal (business suit)29%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)10%
  • They didn’t have a dress code6%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)3%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Bell

  • If you're looking to work in telecommunications, work for Bell, don't even consider working for Data Wiring Solutions, the on going slogan for Bell Techs is "You'd never been able to pay me enough to …
    Shared on 21 February 2019 - Technician/Installer - Halifax Regional Municipality, NS
  • Be yourself
    Shared on 28 December 2018 - Sale representative - Toronto, ON
  • Go for it if you can deal with the heat and cold of the climate. Rewarding if you like to leave customers happy and the technology is interesting in a kind of nerdy way.
    Shared on 20 November 2018 - Telecommunications Technician - Ottawa, ON

The first interview at Bell

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed20%
  • Employee referral19%
  • Recruiter contacted me14%
  • Other online job site12%
  • Other11%

How candidates received their first interview at Bell

  • Applied online and also in- hand resume at one of the bell stores which allowed me an opportunity to express my identity and my skill set.
    Shared on 30 March 2019 - Sales Associate - Calgary, AB
  • Thru application
    Shared on 5 March 2019 - Sales, Customer Service and Loyalty Representative - Mississauga, ON
  • Online application
    Shared on 31 January 2019 - Junior Software Developer - Mississauga, ON
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