NYC HRA Interview Questions

Updated Aug 12, 2014
Updated Aug 12, 2014
12 Interview Reviews

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    Case Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through other source. The process took a day - interviewed at NYC HRA in November 2012.

    Interview Details

    took the New York City Test and pass it with a 85% and than went to 180 Water place and was place at A C S there i went to training for 2 weeks and than was place in fordham rd office where i being working with people who was abuse

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  2.  

    Net Developer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Telephonic + In Person Interview
    The telephone interview questions were very basic, and was easy to crack. The face to face interview was more focussed on the kind of work that I have been doing. They also asked me about the most challenging work I have done.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    No Negotiation
    Accepted Offer
  3.  

    Legal Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Short interview with basic behavior questions. Unpaid summer legal internship so it was not very stressful or serious on either end. Met with two attorneys who were both very friendly and open about the working atmosphere. I was allowed to choose my own hours.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
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    Fraud Investigator Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  New York, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Application Details

    I applied in-person. The process took 6 months - interviewed at NYC HRA in February 2012.

    Interview Details

    Hiring is based on civil service exam list. Based on your score, DCAS contacts you and conducts background investigation. Once background is clear, you are contacted by employer for first interview. Interview is based on meeting with managers and supervisors of various units and divisions within the agency.

    Interview Questions
    • What would you do in a particular situation when danger occurs   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    If a job was offered for you, would you be interested. Would this be something you like to do.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Web Applications Development Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  New York, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a day - interviewed at NYC HRA in July 2013.

    Interview Details

    Got a call for an interview after posting my resume through university website. The interview was very specific in terms of my skill set, the languages I was familiar with.

    Interview Questions
    • Nothing to hard in particular, but they wanted to know my efficiency in adapting to new CS languages   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Case Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Brooklyn, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Brooklyn, NY
    Application Details

    I applied through other source. The process took a day - interviewed at NYC HRA in March 2012.

    Interview Details

    Civil Service Exam. You file to take a civil service exam with the city. Once you pass the exam they rank you highest score to the lowest. After an undetermined time frame the city activates the list. They then call in everyone on the list to interview for open positions in the city. You are asked to rank your location preferences. You are given a brief interview and if accepted you are offered 2-3 open positions in the city.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    no negotiations. Salary was set in stone
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Procedure Writer Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  New York, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks - interviewed at NYC HRA.

    Interview Details

    Straightforward interview. Two levels. Lots of paperwork to fill out.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Senior Investigator Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  New York, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 months - interviewed at NYC HRA.

    Interview Details

    No specific rationale for choosing interviewee. Calls for interviews made by various staff members. Interview location is sloppy and scattered in various locations,

    Interview Questions
    • None. Questions were not related to investigations. Questions were textbook guidance counselor questions.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiations needed.
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  New York, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in New York, NY
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took a day - interviewed at NYC HRA in May 2011.

    Interview Details

    I went in and waited 20 minutes. Was taken into a board room and sat down by the table. There were two interviewers. One was an engineering head and the other was a human resources. both asked about my background and were really nice. got the job.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate  in  Brooklyn, NY
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Brooklyn, NY
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took a day - interviewed at NYC HRA in August 2010.

    Interview Details

    The interview was more on my previous work experience and skills. The job requirements were described and I had to explain how I fit the bill for this job.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    N/A.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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