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Interviews at Randstad

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Randstad.
Interview experience
Based on 201 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 191 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 183 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Randstad

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
42%
About a week
27%
About two weeks
14%
More than one month
10%
About a month
8%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
61%
Phone call/screening
51%
Written test
38%
Background check
32%
Problem solving exercises
19%
Least reported steps
They have no interview
5%
Take-home/sample work
3%
Drug test
3%

What candidates say about the interview process at Randstad

  • Unorganized and unprofessional.
    Shared on 30 July 2018 - Forklift Operator - Paris, ON
  • We walked through with HR on past work experience, strengthen and weakness of your work capability. HR will evaluate the personality and technical and communication skills for the best fit of the open…
    Shared on 2 December 2017 - Help Desk Supervisor - Hong Kong SAR
  • Focus on asking and gathering my information to match their needs.
    Shared on 10 November 2017 - Production Associate - Ancaster, ON

Interview questions at Randstad

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • We were tested
    Shared on 7 October 2018 - A temp for Parker Hannifin - Olive Branch, MS
  • Are you willing to work if called upon?
    Shared on 21 March 2018 - General Labour - Vaughan, ON
  • Do you drive
    when you availabilities

    background checks sometime
    Shared on 8 March 2018 - General Labourer - Pointe-Claire, QC

Interview tips at Randstad

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)41%
  • They didn’t have a dress code23%
  • Formal (business suit)17%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)17%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)2%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Randstad

  • Be as committed as they are
    Shared on 25 June 2019 - Client Services Representative - Stoney Creek, ON
  • Rester positive
    Shared on 30 March 2019 - Commis de bureau / réceptionniste - Rive-sud

The first interview at Randstad

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed45%
  • Walk-In21%
  • Recruiter contacted me14%
  • Other online job site7%
  • I called them7%

How candidates received their first interview at Randstad

  • After contacting them online
    Shared on 12 December 2019 - Temp - anywhere from Vicoria to Sydney
  • Visited Randstad office.
    Shared on 21 August 2019 - Mail Room Clerk - Ottawa, ON
  • My interview with randstad was phone call interiew and ifelt so nervous and the HR was so friendly and supportive
    Shared on 14 July 2019 - Sales Representative - St. Thomas, ON