Kiewit
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Interviews at Kiewit

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Kiewit.
Interview experience
Based on 260 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 256 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 246 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Kiewit

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, their rating is 7.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, their rating is 4.

Interview process length
About a day or two
42%
About a week
28%
About two weeks
20%
More than one month
6%
About a month
4%
Most reported steps
Phone call/screening
68%
Drug test
50%
On-site interview
26%
Background check
15%
Other
11%
Least reported steps
Problem solving exercises
5%
Presentation
4%
Take-home/sample work
2%

What candidates say about the interview process at Kiewit

  • I had to do a fitness test, a few hours long. That was tough! Interview was easy. I had a good boss.
    Shared on 18 October 2021 - Bus Driver - Pointe Du Bois, MB
  • Good knowledge
    Shared on 28 June 2021 - Journeyman B Pressure Welder - Fort Saskatchewan, AB
  • Good interview process
    Shared on 15 October 2018 - Lead - Site Document Control - Marystown, NL

Interview questions at Kiewit

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • You name first, years of experience, your strength/ skills. Others
    Shared on 8 November 2018
  • Are you married? Any kids? Where are you from?Why Kiewit? Why living your current company?Are you open to relocation? Considering your 10-15 years experience, do you accept a junior role?!!!!
    Shared on 30 March 2018
  • What experience you have.
    Shared on 10 November 2017 - Journeyperson pipefitter - Marystown, NL

Interview tips at Kiewit

Dress code for the interview
  • They didn’t have a dress code37%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)23%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)22%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)12%
  • Formal (business suit)6%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Kiewit

  • Don’t need any tips they will hire anyone
    Shared on 18 August 2020 - Equipment Operator - Burnaby, BC
  • Start looking for a new job the day you start
    Shared on 24 May 2020 - Tradesman - Edmonton, AB

The first interview at Kiewit

How candidates got an interview
  • Employee referral28%
  • Through Indeed27%
  • Recruiter contacted me23%
  • Other11%
  • Other online job site7%

How candidates received their first interview at Kiewit

  • by applying
    Shared on 26 November 2020 - truck driver - Ottawa, ON
  • The interviewer had a very positive tone encouraging to talk. She wanted to know more about the concept of safety and safety culture. It was a pleasant experience.
    Shared on 11 October 2020 - piping apprentice - Edmonton, AB
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