Kelly Services Interview Questions

Updated Sep 8, 2014
Updated Sep 8, 2014
191 Interview Reviews

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  1.  

    Quality Control Inspector Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at Kelly Services.

    Interview Details

    Kelly does the basic screening for the employer based on the requirements by the employer. Sent in you degree certification and other paper work showing your experience. They verify you and set up an interview with the employer. Give you enough time to prepare. The whole process was smooth and nice.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation on salary. Take it or leave it was the answer to me when i tried.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  2.  

    Staff Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Erlanger, KY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Erlanger, KY
    Application Details

    I applied through other source. The process took 2 days - interviewed at Kelly Services.

    Interview Details

    One interview with Kelly and one with Toyota - all Kelly people @ Toyota were great and very helpful at all times.

    Interview Questions
    • I had a difficult using Excel the Toyota way - had training in Excel and asked about obtaining training "The Toyota Way" - never happened.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  3.  

    District Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeks - interviewed at Kelly Services.

    Interview Details

    Had to endure 7 interviews.

    Interview Questions
    • Account tells you they had a bad experience with a staffing firm.   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    I wanted the job. Was excited and accepted the terms
    Accepted Offer
    Difficult Interview
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    Payroll Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Charlotte, NC
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Charlotte, NC
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 days - interviewed at Kelly Services in January 2014.

    Interview Details

    Telephone interview for Payroll Manager position in Charlotte NC. Recruiter explained the job in great detail as well as providing information about the company. I had specific questions and I feel that the recruiter answered them honestly and appropriately. She did not just give answers that I might have wanted to hear. I felt this recruiter would really work with me to find a job.

    Interview Questions
    • What has been your greatest accomplishment?   View Answer
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  6.  

    Web Developer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  New Haven, CT
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New Haven, CT
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Kelly Services.

    Interview Details

    An interview with the hiring company (Kelly is a staffing agency) was scheduled after a first contact through email with a Kelly representative. I went to the company's building, used their garage, received a visitor tag, went to the indicated floor. The interview ran smoothly, I was asked to create the html structure of a web page on a whiteboard; some more questions related to the position offered were asked.

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  7.  

    Project Leader Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Roy, UT
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Roy, UT
    Application Details

    I applied in-person - interviewed at Kelly Services in August 2013.

    Interview Details

    Worked at Kellogges thru Kelly services .Started on aug 12 2013 and by mid oct I got a raise with new title as project leader

    Interview Questions
    • most difficult was not working enough but still it was to be expected towads the months of nov and dec   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
  8.  

    Validation Support Technician Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Folsom, CA
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Folsom, CA
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Kelly Services in October 2013.

    Interview Details

    The hiring process went pretty swiftly as they were doing a mass hire at the time. 10 were hired, though I don't know how many went for an interview. It was a very general interview and a few technical questions were asked.

    Interview Questions
    • I was asked to draw a picture of a motherboard on the white-board and to label all of the parts.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    There was no negotiation.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Warehouse Worker Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a day - interviewed at Kelly Services in March 2013.

    Interview Details

    Met with recruiter and discussed job. viewed videos on safety topics and client missions. Overall good experience. Drug testing required

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
  10.  

    Biztalk Developer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 3 days - interviewed at Kelly Services.

    Interview Details

    Phone interview. Low technical level. Several people within corporate hierarchy. Weird.

    Interview Questions
    • A lot of questions where interviewer didn't understand his question properly.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    I'm hired through recruiters. Small company. I almost choose another offer, but they raised rate and won.
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
  11.  

    Operations Supervisor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Troy, MI
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Troy, MI
    Application Details

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took a day - interviewed at Kelly Services.

    Interview Details

    There was none, seriously. Operations puts who they want where they want.

    Interview Questions
    • There was no interview process, therefore no questions.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    Nothing negotiable. If anything, it was a pay cut, more hours, not a good move in hindsight.
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview

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