City of Vancouver, BC
Happiness score is 56 out of 100
3.7 out of 5 stars.
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Interviews at City of Vancouver, BC

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at City of Vancouver, BC.
Interview experience
Based on 53 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 53 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 50 interviews
About a week

Interview process at City of Vancouver, BC

Overall experience

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

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

Interview process length
About a week
32%
About two weeks
26%
About a month
22%
More than one month
16%
About a day or two
4%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
73%
Group interview
63%
Phone call/screening
55%
Background check
47%
Problem solving exercises
33%
Least reported steps
Drug test
6%
Other
4%
They have no interview
0%

Interview tips at City of Vancouver, BC

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)57%
  • Formal (business suit)20%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)15%
  • They didn’t have a dress code8%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at City of Vancouver, BC

  • Come prepared, be honest with your answers, be confident
    Shared on 15 May 2021 - Superintendent City of Vancouver Sewers - Manitoba Yard
  • The CoV interview process was excellent. That's the only good thing I can say.
    Shared on 6 December 2020 - OPERATIONS WORKER lll - Vancouver, BC
  • Be prepared for multiple interviews, panel and 1-1
    Shared on 15 June 2020 - Project Manager II - Vancouver, BC

The first interview at City of Vancouver, BC

How candidates got an interview
  • Other online job site71%
  • Other29%
  • Through Indeed0%
  • Recruiter contacted me0%
  • Campus placement0%

How candidates received their first interview at City of Vancouver, BC

  • I applied for the position and was called in for an interview
    Shared on 19 June 2020 - Project Manager/Design CAD Specialist - Vancouver, BC