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Interviews at Habitat For Humanity

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Habitat For Humanity.
Interview experience
Based on 116 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 113 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 101 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Habitat For Humanity

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 4.

Interview process length
About a day or two
45%
About a week
31%
About two weeks
17%
About a month
5%
More than one month
3%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
59%
Group interview
23%
Background check
21%
Phone call/screening
20%
Other
16%
Least reported steps
Presentation
4%
Take-home/sample work
3%
Drug test
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Habitat For Humanity

  • Applied for a position, but was not initially hired. A few months later, the ReStore manager called and asked if I was still interested in coming in for an interview. I went for a brief 30 minute talk…
    Shared on 6 January 2019
  • The manager looked at my resume and asked me a few questions. he was friendly and polite.
    Shared on 18 July 2017 - Stock Clerk - Charlottetown, PE
  • Very informative, long
    Shared on 17 June 2017 - CEO - Saint John, NB

Interview questions at Habitat For Humanity

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Have you worked anywhere else, what days or times can you work
    Shared on 20 June 2020 - Laborer - Saint John, NB
  • I never got interviewed because I volunteered
    Shared on 30 April 2019 - Volunteer - Markham, ON
  • Typical interview questions. Where have you worked previously? What makes you an ideal candidate for this company? Can you be available to work weekends? Is your work schedule flexible? Are you availa…
    Shared on 24 February 2019

Interview tips at Habitat For Humanity

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)32%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)32%
  • They didn’t have a dress code23%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)10%
  • Formal (business suit)3%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Habitat For Humanity

  • I think an Office Workshop on "Workplace Harmony" with Employers, Staff and the board members is greatly needed. They need to understand how it feels when new people come to a new workplace, they nee…
    Shared on 11 September 2020 - Office Administrator - Brockville, ON
  • Just look somewhere else honestly
    Shared on 31 July 2020 - Team Member - London, ON

The first interview at Habitat For Humanity

How candidates got an interview
  • Other46%
  • Walk-In27%
  • Through Indeed18%
  • Other online job site9%
  • Recruiter contacted me0%

How candidates received their first interview at Habitat For Humanity

  • Website application
    Shared on 11 May 2020 - Volunteer - Edmonton, AB
  • I saw a sign in the Restore about open positions and decided that since I already knew the Restore environment so well that it would be the perfect workplace for me
    Shared on 10 April 2020 - Warehouse Labourer - Kananaskis, AB
  • I replied to an indeed ad.
    Shared on 4 March 2020 - Construction Manager - Kingston, ON