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Interviews at G4S

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at G4S.
Interview experience
Based on 279 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 278 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 265 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at G4S

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
About a day or two
52%
About a week
25%
About two weeks
17%
About a month
4%
More than one month
3%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
77%
Background check
75%
Drug test
75%
Phone call/screening
32%
Written test
28%
Least reported steps
Presentation
7%
Take-home/sample work
2%
They have no interview
2%

What candidates say about the interview process at G4S

  • Well, my interview went well. I got the job offer on the spot.
    Shared on July 4, 2019
  • Interrogation.
    Shared on May 22, 2019 - Custom Protection Officer - Panama City, FL
  • Went well I meet two good offices that love what they're doing to keep people in the world be safe. I'ts process but is something you love you will stick with it., That's what my mom always tell me ab…
    Shared on April 29, 2019

Interview questions at G4S

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Experience. And can I work with computers.
    Shared on March 24, 2019 - Executive Corporate Physical Security Officer - Sacramento, CA
  • How many times I called off?
    How often I was fired in my previous jobs?
    Shared on December 16, 2018 - Security Officer - Atlanta, GA
  • Told me where the job was and to do whatever I had to do to keep the client happy, and I mean everything!
    Shared on December 14, 2018 - Security Officer/Supervisor - Tampa, FL
Interview tips at G4S
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)62%
  • Formal (business suit)27%
  • They didn’t have a dress code4%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)4%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)3%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at G4S
  • Conduct yourself in a courteous and professional manner, be honest when answering questions, know something about the company in case your asked. Smile and have good eye contact during the interview.
    Shared on May 30, 2019 - Costom Protection Officer - Columbus, OH
  • Be patient and listen and take not if need it
    Shared on April 29, 2019
  • Be patient and listen and take note if need it
    Shared on April 29, 2019
The first interview at G4S
How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed.com21%
  • Employee referral18%
  • Other online application16%
  • Nothing is applicable13%
  • I walked in11%
How candidates received their first interview at G4S
  • Through phone call
    Shared on May 21, 2019
  • Phone call
    Shared on March 19, 2019 - Custom Protection Officer - Grand Rapids, MI
  • I apply thru indeed
    Shared on March 5, 2019 - Upscale Security Officer - Columbus, GA
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