The Ottawa Hospital
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Interviews at The Ottawa Hospital

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at The Ottawa Hospital.
Interview experience
Based on 104 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 102 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 94 interviews
About a week

Interview process at The Ottawa Hospital

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 6.

Interview process length
About a week
29%
About two weeks
28%
About a month
20%
About a day or two
17%
More than one month
6%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
69%
Background check
39%
Phone call/screening
37%
Group interview
26%
Written test
24%
Least reported steps
Other
3%
Drug test
2%
They have no interview
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at The Ottawa Hospital

  • The interview process was very simple. The interview was held over Skype with a panel. The questions were straightforward and relevant to the position.
    Shared on 8 May 2021 - DIRECT CARE PROFESSIONAL - Ottawa, ON

Interview questions at The Ottawa Hospital

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Not much, if they are hiring, it's probably because they just need the numbers. You are guaranteed the job if you get an interview. Don't sweat it. May seem formal, but just for show.
    Shared on 20 June 2020 - Dietary Aide - Ottawa, ON
  • What were my skills, languages spoken, experence with dealing with the public.
    Shared on 19 July 2019 - Cashier / Collections / A/R / Receptionist - Riverside Dr. Ottawa Ont

Interview tips at The Ottawa Hospital

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)59%
  • Formal (business suit)23%
  • They didn’t have a dress code11%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)4%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)3%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at The Ottawa Hospital

  • Assure the interviewer of your dedication to a lucrative career in the healthcare services industry. The hiring manager would like to know that this position fits into your long-term plan and that, if…
    Shared on 8 May 2021 - DIRECT CARE PROFESSIONAL - Ottawa, ON
  • Just show up
    Shared on 10 November 2018 - Technician - Ottawa, ON

The first interview at The Ottawa Hospital

How candidates got an interview
  • Employee referral21%
  • Through Indeed16%
  • Campus placement16%
  • Other online job site11%
  • Walk-In11%

How candidates received their first interview at The Ottawa Hospital

  • I applied on The Ottawa Hospital website
    Shared on 24 October 2019 - Hemodialysis Clerk - Ottawa, ON
  • Through an email. I was asked to come in for an in person interview.
    Shared on 17 March 2019 - Supply Distribution Attendant (Casual) - Ottawa, ON
  • Word of mouth
    Shared on 4 March 2019 - Various Positions - Ottawa, ON