Lookout Emergency Aid Society
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Interviews at Lookout Emergency Aid Society

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Lookout Emergency Aid Society.

Interview experience

Based on 31 interviews
Favourable

Interview difficulty

Based on 31 interviews
Medium

Interview process length

Based on 31 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Lookout Emergency Aid Society

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 5.

Interview process length
About a day or two
48%
About two weeks
16%
About a month
13%
More than one month
13%
About a week
10%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
83%
Background check
60%
Phone call/screening
40%
Problem solving exercises
30%
Group interview
27%
Least reported steps
Drug test
3%
Take-home/sample work
0%
They have no interview
0%

Interview tips at Lookout Emergency Aid Society

Dress code for the interview
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)40%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)36%
  • They didn’t have a dress code15%
  • Formal (business suit)6%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)3%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Lookout Emergency Aid Society

  • Don't ask any critical thinking questions
    Shared on 14 October 2019 - Shelter Support Worker - Surrey, BC
  • You must have thick skin and you must be sincere in wanting to work with harm reduction as it is not for everyone
    Shared on 2 July 2019 - Building attendant - Vancouver, BC
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The first interview at Lookout Emergency Aid Society

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed30%
  • Other online job site20%
  • Employee referral20%
  • Recruiter contacted me10%
  • Campus placement10%

How candidates received their first interview at Lookout Emergency Aid Society

  • I directly sent them my resume and cover letter. I think that it helped that i just finished renewing my cpr & naloxone training
    Shared on 12 June 2019
  • I knew someone on the management team.
    Shared on 28 March 2019 - Shelter Resource Worker - Surrey, BC
  • I sought it out.
    Shared on 7 February 2019 - Tenant Support Worker - New Westminster, BC
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