I applied online and the process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Shaw Communications in September 2013.
Interview Details – After three phone interviews I was flown into the headquarters in Calgary for a panel interviews. I made a presentation & 6 people interviewed me in panel & in person. That was the end of it. No contact since then, not a single email or phone call suggesting I didn't get selected. Not even reply to my emails. More so, I got charged for the hotel I stayed in when the understanding was the company would cover the cost of my travel and lodging. How bizarre.
Interview Question – Why do you want to move to Vancouver? It is very expensive city to live in Answer Question
I applied online and the process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Shaw Communications in March 2013.
Interview Details – I was hired after a single interview. The interview was less technical than I expected, more situational and touchy-feely. They concentrated a great deal on the accomplishments I had made, as well as how I would react in certain siruations. It was a group interview, with myself being interviewed by 3 other people, 2 from the group that I was applying to and 1 HR representative.
Interview Question – They flat-out asked what salary I was expecting. Answer Question
Negotiation Details – Advice - make sure that you are solid on the salary that you want, they will low-ball you.
I applied online and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at Shaw Communications in February 2013.
Interview Details – Internal position. Two days' notice of interview, no interview prep provided. No interest in technical knowledge/skills, only interested in HR abilities. One-hour TAR interview with 12-15 questions. No expectation of manager to be able to understand underlings' work.
Interview Question – All standard TAR questions. Nothing unexpected, except that no technical knowledge was probed. Answer Question
I applied online and the process took 3 weeks - interviewed at Shaw Communications in December 2012.
Interview Details – I applied online at the company's website. From there I got a phone call and was asked some questions over the phone. They asked some basic stuff in regards to my work experience and education. They also asked why I wanted to work for the company. From there I was brought in to do a panel interview with a bunch of other BA's. The questions ranged from personality and problem solving type questions to specific BA knowledge type questions.
Interview Question – Give us 3 reasons why we shouldn't hire you? Answer Question
Negotiation Details – It was good. They presented a written offer, I countered on the salary a bit and it was accepted.
I applied online and the process took 4 weeks - interviewed at Shaw Communications in August 2012.
Interview Details – A first interview was a phone call from an HR personell which were basic IT questions. The second interview was with the hiring manager and it was basically about how you handle situations at work and with your colleagues and a run through your resume as well as a few technical question.
I applied online and the process took 6 weeks - interviewed at Shaw Communications.
Interview Details – Initial interview by Manager and /or senior staff, 2nd pass- team interview, 3rd pass - Sr Manager/Director.
Interview Question – basics of IP networks, optics technology dwdm, cwdm, sonet, questions about leadership skills, dealing with other people, conflicts with co-workers Answer Question
The process took 2 weeks - interviewed at Shaw Communications in June 2012.
Interview Details –
Applied online. Received a phone call a week after the posting ended asking for a phone interview. The phone interview included both skill testing questions and behavioural questions. It lasted approximately 1 hour.
Three days after, I was asked to come onsite for a round of face to face interviews with the hiring manager and his manager. There were more behavioural questions and general conversations about the company itself.
An offer was made one week later.
Interview Question – How do you motivate yourself? Answer Question
I applied online and the process took 1+ week - interviewed at Shaw Communications in May 2012.
Interview Details – Very Smooth ..
Interview Question – Tell me a time , when did you go above and beyond for a customer? Answer Question
I applied online and the process took 4 days - interviewed at Shaw Communications in March 2012.
Interview Details –
Some of the interview questions:
- Tell me about yourself.
- describe a situation where a project you managed failed, reasons, and what you have done to overcome the challenges.
- did you have to deal with difficult team member?
- what are your strengths?
- what is your experience in process improvement?
I felt like one hour was not enough given the scope of the position, I always feel that the phone interviews done by the recruitment guys are waste of time if not accompanied by the hiring manager.
I applied online and the process took 2+ weeks - interviewed at Shaw Communications in October 2011.
Interview Details –
Applied online and got a call next week. Had interview with HR by phone, standard questions. Had a second phone call with manager similar questions as HR more questions abut previous jobs and experience.
3rd interview with Group face to face technical questions (what if..?) received offer same day.
Negotiation Details – Entry-level position, no negotiation was done.
Pros: Company does put together a good benefits package and does listen and respond to their employees – Full Review
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