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Interviews at City of Edmonton

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at City of Edmonton.
Interview experience
Based on 173 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 173 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 165 interviews
About a week

Interview process at City of Edmonton

Overall experience

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

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

Interview process length
About a week
27%
About two weeks
23%
About a month
19%
More than one month
19%
About a day or two
12%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
68%
Group interview
41%
Background check
36%
Phone call/screening
36%
Problem solving exercises
22%
Least reported steps
Drug test
8%
Take-home/sample work
2%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at City of Edmonton

  • 12 months of interviews. So many hoops to have a terrible job.
    Shared on 22 July 2020 - Operator ETS - Edmonton, AB
  • If you get called in for a interveiw it just a few question no more then an hour long .
    Shared on 11 February 2019 - Truck Driver Class - Edmonton, AB
  • -Screening interview
    -Final interview with panel
    Shared on 20 November 2018 - Engineering Technologist - Edmonton, AB

Interview questions at City of Edmonton

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Your standard dummy questions by a panel of over paid monkeys . To many white hats hiring their kids and friends
    Shared on 11 June 2020 - Labourer to Forman - Edmonton, AB
  • Very job specific and moral ones ex: what would your course of action be if you ran a mower into a tree?
    Shared on 20 August 2019 - Labourer/Operator - Edmonton, AB

Interview tips at City of Edmonton

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)54%
  • Formal (business suit)20%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)11%
  • They didn’t have a dress code11%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)4%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at City of Edmonton

  • Don't go they will screw you in the end
    Shared on 23 June 2020 - Parks Labourer - Edmonton, AB
  • Study up on safety procedures since the interview is all case study scenarios
    Shared on 18 January 2019 - Labourer - Edmonton, AB