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Interviews at Canada Post

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Canada Post.
Interview experience
Based on 705 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 702 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 681 interviews
More than one month

Interview process at Canada Post

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
More than one month
26%
About a week
22%
About a month
20%
About two weeks
18%
About a day or two
14%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
67%
Background check
59%
Written test
55%
Problem solving exercises
43%
Phone call/screening
40%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
7%
Drug test
6%
They have no interview
2%

What candidates say about the interview process at Canada Post

  • Ask a lot of questions about how you relate with dogs, people. Are you focused and can you relate.Have to be bonded, drivers license required..It can be stressful
    Shared on 17 September 2019 - LETTER CARRIER - Windsor, ON

Interview questions at Canada Post

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Why do you want to work at c.p.
    What would you do if:

    You've finished your work early.

    You see a white powder.

    An emergency of some kind.

    Can you lift 50lbs.

    Er no.
    Shared on 14 January 2020
  • For holiday temporary clerk job:
    Online basic IQ test with 10 minutes limit on multiple 4-choice questions, including picture orientation logic, memomorization test, reading comprehension of article, …
    Shared on 28 November 2019
  • It was such an easy interview that I forgot what questions. Btw, there was no way they checked my criminal history. It was only three days till they called me in for training. It takes more time then …
    Shared on 26 January 2019
The first interview at Canada Post
How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed30%
  • Other online job site18%
  • Other15%
  • Recruiter contacted me12%
  • Employee referral8%
How candidates received their first interview at Canada Post
  • I had applied for the job on the indeed site and the area manager called me for an interview
    Shared on 14 March 2020 - POSTMASTER - Hughenden, AB
  • Applied to classified ad.
    Shared on 6 March 2020 - Mail Clerk - Edmonton, AB
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