California Department of Motor Vehicles
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www.dmv.ca.gov Sacramento, CA 1000 to 5000 Employees

California Department of Motor Vehicles Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Apr 2, 2014
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Motor Vehicle Field Representative Interview

Motor Vehicle Field Representative

I applied online and interviewed at California Department of Motor Vehicles.

Interview Details – Applied online and signed up to take an assessment first. Got results in roughly 6 weeks and corresponding departments send out mail to apply. Got a letter about three weeks later and a job interview 2 weeks later. Still waiting to hear from interview.

Interview Question – 1. Describe what you believe the duties of a MVR. Define customer service.
2. Define a dependable employee and explain how your work ethic fits this description?
3. If we contact your current supervisor, what will your supervisor says about attendance, interpersonal skills, and dependability?
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Motor Vehicle Field Representative Interview

Motor Vehicle Field Representative

Interviewed at California Department of Motor Vehicles

Interview Details – Phone interview

Interview Question – How will you handle angry customer ?   View Answer

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Motor Vehicle Field Representative Interview

Motor Vehicle Field Representative
Los Angeles, CA

I applied online - interviewed at California Department of Motor Vehicles in August 2011.

Interview Details – taking the online test, interview with a panel.

Interview Question – give an example when you did to calm a very irate customer.   Answer Question

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Motor Vewhicle Field Representative Interview

Motor Vewhicle Field Representative
Ventura, CA

I applied through an employee referral - interviewed at California Department of Motor Vehicles in May 2008.

Interview Details – Panel of interviewers. Normal questions on customer service, money handling, and working as a team player. Asked why I felt I was qualified.

Interview Question – I was asked to describe a difficult customer service situation asnd how I resolved it.   View Answers (2)

Negotiation Details – What were you able to negotiate? What advice would you give others considering an offer?

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Motor Vehicle Field Representative Interview

Motor Vehicle Field Representative
Fresno, CA

I applied online and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at California Department of Motor Vehicles in February 2011.

Interview Details – Had to pass a general knowledge test before being put on a wait list. Received a phone call, asking general questions (What would you do in this situation, can you define a team, etc.)

Position was offered pending a fingerprint/background check.

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Negotiation Details – There was no negotiation phase. State job.

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Student Assistant Interview

Student Assistant

I applied online and interviewed at California Department of Motor Vehicles.

Interview Details – The application is done online via University Enterprises. I got a phone call interview after my application was submitted, and received a job offer on the spot. It was a very easy, non threatening interview; something much appreciated for my first foray into the job market!

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