Purolator Courier Interview Questions

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    Sales Operations Specialist Interview

    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 daysinterviewed at Purolator Courier (Jericho, NY) in March 2010.

    Interview

    There has been 2 HR directors since I was hired, so not sure what the process is now, but even for an Admin you have to go all the way through the process to the President.

    Negotiation

    I had been laid off for a year, so I wasn't negotiating.

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    Inside Sales Interview

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through other source. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at Purolator Courier (Mississauga, ON (Canada)).

    Interview

    Interview with manager and then additional team members. Things may have changed since then. They may not have the kind of team I was on.

    Interview Questions

    • There were quite a few situational questions. Need to have good examples of how you deal with things and why.   1 Answer
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    Customer Service Interview

    Accepted Offer
    Accepted Offer

    Interview

    2 person panel interview. Pretty much all behavioral questions. Pleasant atmosphere. Heard within a week.

    Interview Questions

    • Describe your most difficult experience with a customer and how you dealt with it.   Answer Question
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    Marketing Specialist Interview

    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took a weekinterviewed at Purolator Courier (Mississauga, ON (Canada)) in July 2011.

    Interview

    It was just one round with the senior manager and manager

    Negotiation

    It was through an agency

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    Sorter Interview

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 3 daysinterviewed at Purolator Courier in August 2010.

    Interview

    I applied on line. first there was a phone screen, then an in person interview where I spoke with the recruiter then the manager. We walked around looking at the job, follow up phone call offering me the job.

    Interview Questions

    • they said the job was really repetitive, so how do I maintain concentration on tasks that are so monotonous   Answer Question

    Negotiation

    No negotiation, unionized job

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    Collections Interview

    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took a weekinterviewed at Purolator Courier in July 2010.

    Interview

    ok, but doesn't go into full detail about the problems that needed ironing out in the department

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    Retail Clerk Interview

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online – interviewed at Purolator Courier (Winnipeg, MB (Canada)) in March 2010.

    Interview

    Phone Interview at first

    Interview Questions

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    Unit Manager Interview

    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
    Declined Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 4 weeksinterviewed at Purolator Courier in January 2010.

    Interview

    Very simple questions and process in general. Panel interview was more behaviour based. They do not provide a realistic preview of the position. Panel was late by 30 mins for the interview and 2 nd interview the manager was 1 hour late and rushed through out the interview.

    Interview Questions

    Reasons for Declining

    Pay well below industry average

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    Dock Staff Interview

    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    Application

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 3 daysinterviewed at Purolator Courier (Saint John, NB (Canada)) in May 2009.

    Interview

    Bring in your résumé. Have a healthy body. Lift a box. That's it.

    Interview Questions

    Negotiation

    Come in and get the job.

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