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Interviews at Commissionaires

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Commissionaires.
Interview experience
Based on 247 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 247 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 239 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Commissionaires

Overview experience
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Excellent
Easy
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Interview process length
About a day or two
41%
About a week
22%
About two weeks
15%
About a month
12%
More than one month
10%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
71%
Background check
57%
Written test
45%
Phone call/screening
39%
Problem solving exercises
32%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
8%
Drug test
7%
They have no interview
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Commissionaires

  • It was formal , cordial and routine. There was no problem.
    Shared on 17 July 2019 - Security Guard (Part Time) - Ottawa, ON
  • Process is direct, informative.
    Shared on 16 March 2019 - Parking Enforcement Officer - St. Catharines, ON
  • Nothing out of the ordinary, may need a Criminal Record Check before the interview process.
    Shared on 30 May 2018 - Security Guard - Lethbridge, AB

Interview questions at Commissionaires

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Just a normal interview questions.
    Shared on 4 April 2019 - Security Guard - Ottawa, ON
  • Extremely basic knowledge. Can you look at this? Can you tell me what you see? Do you know not to leave when on duty? Okay good.
    Shared on 27 September 2018 - All Rounder - Ottawa
  • They ask the basic questions plus a few more
    Shared on 16 August 2018 - Security Officer - Ottawa, ON
Interview tips at Commissionaires
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)57%
  • Formal (business suit)18%
  • They didn’t have a dress code10%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)8%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)7%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Commissionaires
  • Just be yourself, take the courses offered and move forward. They love it when you show interest in your work with them and that you are willing to do whatever it takes to advance in your job.
    Shared on 15 October 2019 - Security Guard (Full Time) - Nanaimo, BC
  • Don't attend it, save your energy, you don't need a meaningless job, if you have another interview, ace that one instead.
    They always have applicants that don't show up for their interview cause they…
    Shared on 26 July 2019
  • Dont do it go flip burgers or something else its not worth being in debt for a job your just starting.
    Shared on 15 June 2019 - Security Guard - Kingston, ON
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