Manpower Interview Questions

Updated Oct 10, 2014
Updated Oct 10, 2014
107 Interview Reviews

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    Staffing Speicialist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Manpower.

    Interview Details

    Apply online, answer survey regarding compliance with company culture, wait 1 month without contact, interview with Branch Manager and Staffing Specialist, wait 2 weeks without contact, interview with Regional Director, wait 3 weeks without contact, job offered asked to start same day.

    Interview Questions
    • Tell me about a time when someone was agitated or unhappy with something you had done. How did you resolve the situation? What was the result?   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    Can you start tomorrow? We will pay you $14/ hour. When I receive my first pay check they had lowered the pay rate to $12/hour.
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
  2.  

    Administrative Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    The Staffing Specialists were very quick to respond and set up an interview. Interview process was pretty basic, but the assessments took a bit longer than expected. I knew more than the assessments allowed me to express, testing was rigid and only allowed one way to complete tasks.

    Interview Questions
    • Describe a time you handled a disgruntle customer and what was the outcome of the situation?   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
  3.  

    Production Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took a dayinterviewed at Manpower in August 2014.

    Interview Details

    very detailed in training also testing for their positions, very in depth on their orientation. they have great communication with their employees. asked several questions in the completion of their hiring process.

    Interview Questions
    • Which job would you not like to perform?   View Answer
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Contractor Interview

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    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Not a good interview process for temp work, I was not very happy. I was put under pressure made to wait which was long. Was rushed throughout the process.

    No Offer
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    Recruiter Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Milwaukee, WI
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Milwaukee, WI
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 2+ weeksinterviewed at Manpower in June 2014.

    Interview Details

    At first I didn't know it was for Manpower. I though it was for a position that manpower had. Best come with your collaboration experience and the need to move quickly on data mining.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    $12 hr works
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Senior Marketing Professional Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Milwaukee, WI
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Milwaukee, WI
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 6+ weeksinterviewed at Manpower.

    Interview Details

    Overall the planning and communication with the internal recruiter was very helpful for the interviews. The initial interview was a phone interview and then asked for an in person interview. I interviewed with over 4 people - 2 people during each of the interviews. Each were over a hour.

    Interview Questions
    • Questions are all behavioral and you need to be well prepared with situations and outcomes.   View Answer
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  8.  

    Administrative Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at Manpower.

    Interview Details

    Everything was prompt from the interview process to setting up your deposits

    Interview Questions
    • Of course it's not knowing what to expect from the company   Answer Question
    No Offer
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    Applications Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Chicago, IL
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Chicago, IL
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a dayinterviewed at Manpower in February 2014.

    Interview Details

    Very quick and easy, painless. Very helpful staff.

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    General Laborer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Manpower always waits till the last minute to fill positions, therefore making the process exceptionally easy to go through. You pass the drug test & your in...

    Negotiation Details
    You except what it pays or you get skipped.
    Accepted Offer
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    Recruiter Interview

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

    I applied online. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at Manpower in January 2014.

    Interview Details

    I applied for a contract Talent Acquisition position. Two days later I received a phone interview. The recruiter was pleasant and very professional. She provided a good overview of the position, what they are looking for in a candidate, and next steps.

    Interview Questions
    • All of the questions were very straightforward and nothing difficult or unexpected. I was asked about current location, interest in contract position, about my employment gap, job duties with most recent employer as well as previous employers, availability, ability to work in the U.S., and if I would be willing and could pass a drug test.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

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