The Salvation Army
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Interview experience
Based on 357 interviews
Favourable
Interview difficulty
Based on 356 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 347 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at The Salvation Army

Overview experience
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Interview process length
About a day or two
44%
About a week
30%
About two weeks
16%
About a month
5%
More than one month
4%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
66%
Background check
35%
Phone call/screening
29%
Group interview
22%
Problem solving exercises
16%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
4%
Presentation
4%
Drug test
2%

What candidates say about the interview process at The Salvation Army

  • Easy, not much of interview
    Shared on 29 January 2019 - Kettle Person - Brantford, ON
  • Not bad make the interviewer made you feel comfortable
    Shared on 16 September 2018 - Head Cook Assistant (Placement) - Toronto, ON
  • Just one simple interview with the Captain or Major of the Salvation Army.
    Shared on 24 August 2018 - Supervisor - Grande Prairie, AB

Interview questions at The Salvation Army

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Do you have faith values that can add to the salvation army
    Shared on 22 April 2018 - Case Worker - Yellowknife, NT
  • Can you be available on cold nights and commit to the hours
    Shared on 27 December 2017 - Ran a extreme cold weather shelter - 413 6th street new Westminster
  • Are you able to work any circumstance, such as physical, how many years of driving experience, it's there any car accident for the past five years? And do you enjoy driving, defensive driving and etc.
    Shared on 4 November 2017
Interview tips at The Salvation Army
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)46%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)23%
  • They didn’t have a dress code18%
  • Formal (business suit)10%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)3%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at The Salvation Army
  • Just be yourself.
    Shared on 7 May 2020 - Fund Raiser - Walmart, queens way
  • Be yourself, be friendly, be honest.
    Shared on 28 March 2019 - Store clerk - Volunteer - Ottawa, ON
  • Be yourself.....management likes that
    Shared on 15 March 2019 - Customer Service Representative - St. Catharines, ON
The first interview at The Salvation Army
How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed23%
  • Other18%
  • Walk-In15%
  • Employee referral12%
  • I called them11%
How candidates received their first interview at The Salvation Army
  • My brother told me i should apply
    Shared on 10 January 2020 - Cabin leader - Huntsville, ON
  • Persistence and determination
    Shared on 8 January 2020 - Shelter worker - Chilliwack, BC
  • Applied online.
    Shared on 26 December 2019 - CUSTODIAN - London, ON
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