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Civil Services Interview Questions & Reviews

Updated Jun 19, 2014
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Manager Interview

Valdosta, GA

I applied through a staffing agency - interviewed at Civil Services in March 2010.

Interview Details – Multistep, must be former civil service, vet, to even apply.

Interview Question – Resolving complex interorganizational challenges with insufficient resources.   View Answer

Negotiation Details – No; fixed.

Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Average Interview

Continuous Process Improvement/Root Cause Analysis Coordinator Interview

Continuous Process Improvement/Root Cause Analysis Coordinator
Seattle, WA

I applied online - interviewed at Civil Services in June 2010.

Interview Details – Submit resume, pass first review, verify knowledge factors, interview

Negotiation Details – Civil service is straight foward

Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Director Interview

Singapore (Singapore)

I applied through other source and the process took 6 months - interviewed at Civil Services.

Interview Details – Application using standardised application form. Either one or two interviews depending on seniority. Reference checks. Salary v structured. A few level of approvals before offer can be made. For sensitive jobs will have to be security cleared. Also must clear medical check up.

Interview Question – Too long ago cant remember.   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – No negotiation.

No Offer

Positive Experience

Very Difficult Interview

Management Interview

Tiruvannāmalai (India)

The process took a day - interviewed at Civil Services in December 2011.

Interview Details – i was forced to tell answer the questions asked by interviewer.

Interview Questions

No Offer

Positive Experience

Average Interview

IA Interview


The process took 2+ months - interviewed at Civil Services in January 2012.

Interview Details – Knew the interviewer. Discussed many options and it was smooth. Asked questions about knowled

Interview Question – How much exp do you have   Answer Question

No Offer

Neutral Experience

Average Interview

Teacher Interview


The process took a day - interviewed at Civil Services in January 2009.

Interview Details – Panel of 3 senior education staff, interview in the headquarters. Sent in a resume, and received a call arranging for an interview within a month. Interviewers were friendly and smiling, however they wanted someone who could teach english and geography, not what i applied for. To attend 1 year course, with 2 years bond.

Interview Question – You understand that this is an interview for a position to teach english and geography (and not what you applied for)?   Answer Question

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