Government Of Alberta
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Interviews at Government Of Alberta

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Government Of Alberta.
Interview experience
Based on 141 interviews
Average
Interview difficulty
Based on 140 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 135 interviews
More than one month

Interview process at Government Of Alberta

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
More than one month
29%
About a month
24%
About two weeks
21%
About a week
17%
About a day or two
8%
Most reported steps
Group interview
53%
On-site interview
53%
Background check
52%
Phone call/screening
41%
Written test
29%
Least reported steps
They have no interview
3%
Take-home/sample work
2%
Drug test
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Government Of Alberta

  • It is professional and meets privacy standards, conducted by experienced people.
    Shared on 1 February 2020 - Caretaker - Edmonton, AB
  • Behavioral Descriptive questions.
    Shared on 25 March 2019 - Human Resources Consultant - Alberta Avenue, AB
  • From initial application process to first interview, second interview. Anywhere from 2-4 weeks.
    Shared on 13 April 2018 - Administrative Assistant/Facilities Assistant - Edmonton, AB

Interview tips at Government Of Alberta

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)61%
  • Formal (business suit)32%
  • They didn’t have a dress code4%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)2%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)1%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Government Of Alberta

  • Make sure you make every effort to negotiate your best salary upon entry because once you are part of the "Hay" system it is very difficult to earn or warrant any future salary increase.
    Shared on 22 October 2020 - Director of Inspection - Edmonton, AB
  • Always a panel of people interviewing. Provide as much information on what experience you have.
    Shared on 23 September 2020 - Collection Paralegal - Edmonton, AB
  • Be yourself
    Shared on 2 July 2019 - AE - VC Analyst / Service Request Coordinator - Edmonton, AB

The first interview at Government Of Alberta

How candidates got an interview
  • Other17%
  • Through Indeed14%
  • Other online job site14%
  • Recruiter contacted me14%
  • Employee referral10%

How candidates received their first interview at Government Of Alberta

  • After I passed my written test, I received an email for an interview.
    Shared on 5 February 2020 - CAREER AND EMPLOYMENT CONSULTANT - Edmonton, AB