Covance Global Site Services- Associate Interview Questions

Updated May 4, 2015
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Associate Global Site Services Interview

Anonymous Employee in Nashville, TN
No Offer
Neutral Experience
Easy Interview

Application

I applied online – interviewed at Covance (Nashville, TN) in April 2015.

Interview

i applied online and in few days i got email regarding phone interview, asked few question regarding background, STAR questions and responsibilities and Very typical questions like strengths/weaknesses, why you want the job etc. The phone screen also asked about gpa upon graduation and if you are legally allowed to work...

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    Global Site Services- Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Nashville, TN
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Covance (Nashville, TN) in March 2015.

    Interview

    I applied online and got a request for a phone screen the next week. After the phone screen, a hiring manager contacted me to arrange an in-person interview for the following week. The in-person interview lasted about 2 hours and I interviewed with two separate people. They each asked 2-5 behavioral questions, which were very easy (assuming you're prepared). Everyone I spoke to was very personable and it was overall one of the most painless interviews I've had. The next day I received a call offering me the job. The overall process took about 2 weeks.

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    • Tell me about a time when you had to interact with a difficult customer.   Answer Question
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    Global Site Services- Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Nashville, TN
    No Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Covance (Nashville, TN) in March 2015.

    Interview

    I have been scheduled for a 30 minute phone interview. I will know more about the interview process after my telephone interview. I received an email requesting to set a time to interview. I was given the option to select a time slot on two different days. The Human a Resource contact was prompt in responding .

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    • I will post the questions asked after the initial interview   1 Answer
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    Global Site Services- Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Princeton, NJ
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral – interviewed at Covance (Princeton, NJ) in January 2013.

    Interview

    The first interview was over the phone with HR. Then I interviewed with 3 people in GSS face to face. I was mostly asked behavioral style interview questions. Each person asked similar questions. All the interviewers were very pleasant and professional and on time. Each allowed me to take the time I need to answer each question. Interviewers answered my question about the work and their experiences at Covance.

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    Global Site Services- Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Princeton, NJ
    No Offer
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral – interviewed at Covance (Princeton, NJ) in September 2012.

    Interview

    Applied and got a phone interview. Day after phone interview, scheduled an in person interview for about two weeks away. In person interview you meet with 3 different people, one hour each. Only been about 4 days, waiting to hear about about an offer. All questions asked on phone interview and in person are behavioral based to explain your experience and how you have handled situations.

    Interview Questions

    • All questions are behavioral based following the STAR (situation/task, action, result) format   Answer Question
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    Global Site Services- Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Princeton, NJ
    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Covance (Princeton, NJ) in August 2012.

    Interview

    Interview process consists of phone screen then on-site interview. On-site interview consisted of situational questions and panel interviews. Questions were based on STAR method of interviewing. Overall, good interview experience.

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    Global Site Services- Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Princeton Junction, Mercer, NJ
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Covance (Princeton Junction, Mercer, NJ) in June 2012.

    Interview

    Was very quick process, applied online 2 days later received phone call to set up phone interview for the next week. Had a great phone interview and scheduled a face to face for the next Thursday. Met with 3 women for individual interviews for an hour each, I felt like the interviews went well. Everyone was nice and friendly, and I would have loved the opportunity to work there. Heard back after 2 weeks from the interview that the offer was given to someone else.

    Interview Questions

    • Describe a situation where you couldn't give a customer what they wanted?   Answer Question
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    Global Site Services- Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Covance in September 2011.

    Interview

    Everyone was very nice. First there was a phone screen, which then went to a hiring manager, who then organized an interview. I went for an on-site interview. It was 3 people who each interviewed me individually. They asked a lot of customer facing questions and teamwork questions.

    Interview Questions

    • Describe a situation in which you had to come to an agreement with teammates.   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    No negotiation. They wanted an answer within 3 days. But the offer was very good.

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