City of Calgary
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Interviews at City of Calgary

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at City of Calgary.
Interview experience
Based on 150 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 150 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 145 interviews
About a month

Interview process at City of Calgary

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 month
23%
About two weeks
21%
About a week
20%
About a day or two
19%
More than one month
17%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
61%
Group interview
47%
Background check
41%
Phone call/screening
33%
Problem solving exercises
25%
Least reported steps
Other
6%
Take-home/sample work
2%
They have no interview
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at City of Calgary

  • It was efficient and easy.
    Shared on 22 April 2018 - DR02, Volunteer Election Worker - Calgary, AB
  • One hr person 2 attendant 3
    Shared on 22 January 2018 - Cashier/Customer Service - Calgary, AB

Interview questions at City of Calgary

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Laid back atmospherecan you do the job?
    Shared on 22 June 2018 - Golf Course Lead - Calgary, AB
  • Situational interveiw
    Shared on 22 January 2018 - Cashier/Customer Service - Calgary, AB

Interview tips at City of Calgary

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)57%
  • Formal (business suit)18%
  • They didn’t have a dress code13%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)8%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)4%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at City of Calgary

  • Be prepare for formal interview question.
    Shared on 1 April 2021 - Recreation Programmer - various recreation location