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Updated Jul 5, 2014
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Easy Interview

MFLC Interview

Charleston, SC

I applied online and the process took 3 days - interviewed at Magellan Health in March 2012.

Interview Details – Most licensed people are hired as we don't have enough people. Process is tedious but normal as far as I can tell. Issue that most have is despite 1 year or 20 of experience and licensure, all MFLCs make the same for this vendor.

Interview Question – Difficulty dependent on supervisor and his/her help as their job is home based while you are "boots on the ground" , as they say.   Answer Question

Reason for Declining – Company in charge demands one is off an installation for 3-6 months before beginning again (secondary ptsd? my theory) and if you do not have a base close enough to travel to from the original, you have no where to work in between. It's a huge company but the 600 is MFLCs do not receive paid holidays... as do the other thousands of employees of this company.

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No Offer

Negative Experience

Account Executive Interview

Account Executive

I interviewed at Magellan Health in May 2014.

Interview Details – I applied online and received a call approx 1 week later from HR to set up a phone interview. We set up the date and time for me to call and I recorded on my calendar. I thought it was unusual that I did not receive an email confirmation, which is what I have come to expect as the norm for the beginning of the interview process. Since I am currently employed I arranged my work schedule around our interview time and called at the agreed upon time. I received the HR individual's voice mail and left a kind and detailed message with my name and contact information, the date we had originally spoken and that I was calling for our scheduled phone interview and to feel free to call me back. Never received a call back or an email explaining the no show for my interview. I was pretty surprised at how unprofessional this was. Their loss is another companies gain!

Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Difficult Interview

Customer Service Specialist Interview

Customer Service Specialist

I applied through a staffing agency and interviewed at Magellan Health.

Interview Details – I had one interview and it was very detailed. They ask questions to see what you would do in certain scenarios, get a feel if you are a team player or not, and also put you on the spot. Come prepared and confident. Keep in mind they want someone with a positive attitude, who will work hard, and definitely they need a TEAM player.

Interview Question – A question about to how handle a conflict within a team   Answer Question

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No Offer

Positive Experience

Average Interview

Corporate Development Intern Interview

Corporate Development Intern

I interviewed at Magellan Health in March 2014.

Interview Details – Applied online, first interview was over the phone. Took about 45 minutes, they did a great job explaining who they are and what they do and asked basic interview questions about my resume. Final round was three interviews with upper management.

Interview Question – Nothing over the top in terms of difficulty. "Give an example of a time where you had to overcome a problem or issue."   Answer Question

Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Average Interview

Military Family Life Counselor Interview

Military Family Life Counselor
Colorado Springs, CO

I applied online and the process took a day - interviewed at Magellan Health in September 2012.

Interview Details – Application is online at Interview was by telephone.

Interview Question – I was asked if I am comfortable working solo assignments.   View Answers (2)

Negotiation Details – No, this is a DoD contract, and there is was no opportunity to negotiate. These jobs are only offered to licensed clinicians with two years post-licensure experience.

Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Customer Service Representative Interview

Customer Service Representative
San Diego, CA

I applied online and the process took 6+ weeks - interviewed at Magellan Health in March 2013.

Interview Details – Good long interview, normal amount of paperwork and items to complete pre-employment.

Interview Question – Standard, nothing out of the ordinary.   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – They just tell you the salary and ask you if you accept.

Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Easy Interview

Support Specialist I Interview

Support Specialist I
Parsippany, NJ

I applied online and the process took 2 days - interviewed at Magellan Health in May 2010.

Interview Details – the interview was the supervisor of the department at the time that I was hired. He was very kind, a good listener, patient and very friendly.

Interview Question – The most difficult questions was: "Where do you see yourself 5 years from today?"   View Answer

Negotiation Details – There was no negotiation just that the salary was very good for an entry level position.

Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Very Easy Interview

Human Resources Service Center Coordinator Interview

Human Resources Service Center Coordinator
Maryland Heights, MO

I applied through a staffing agency - interviewed at Magellan Health in January 2013.

Interview Details – I was interviewed by the manager with the main team member I would be working with present. The interview was conversational yet professional. The manager was prepared with my resume and questions ready.

Interview Question – The most difficult part was talking about myself.   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – i took the position as a temporary employee. The salary was negotiated by the temp agency.

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Accepted Offer

Neutral Experience

Care Manager Interview

Care Manager
Miami, FL

I applied through a recruiter and the process took 5 days - interviewed at Magellan Health in April 2010.

Interview Details – I had to work overnight shift to get full-time day job.

Interview Question – What was my worst fault and what am I doing about it.   Answer Question

Negotiation Details – Not able to negotiate

Accepted Offer

Positive Experience

Average Interview

Project Manager Interview

Project Manager
Richmond, VA

I applied through an employee referral and the process took 1 week - interviewed at Magellan Health in December 2013.

Interview Details – Communication clear and timely

Interview Question – All expected industry specific / job specific questions   Answer Question

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