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Interviews at House of Commons

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at House of Commons.
Interview experience
Based on 19 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 17 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 16 interviews
About a week

Interview process at House of Commons

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
38%
About a month
25%
More than one month
19%
About a day or two
13%
About two weeks
6%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
69%
Background check
63%
Phone call/screening
44%
Written test
25%
Group interview
25%
Least reported steps
Presentation
0%
Drug test
0%
They have no interview
0%

Interview tips at House of Commons

Dress code for the interview
  • Formal (business suit)59%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)35%
  • They didn’t have a dress code6%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)0%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at House of Commons

  • Prepare as if you<re doing a government interview, so merit criterias and all that. however, sell yourself like you<re doing an interview in the private sector. The power in HOC interviews does not l…
    Shared on 6 February 2019 - Financial Advisor - Ottawa, ON