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Updated Feb 26, 2015
Updated Feb 26, 2015
73 Interview Reviews

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  1.  

    Marketing/Communications Summer Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter – interviewed at UPMC.

    Interview Details

    1) The application deadline is at the end of January of each year, but I STRONGLY recommend that you apply for a summer associate position before Thanksgiving. Also, you should visit your college job fair and introduce yourself to the UPMC recruiters. I think the only reason why I got an interview was because I got to know a recruiter from UPMC (I saw her at the job fair, mock interview, and upmc tour)

    2) If they want to interview you, they will call you for an interveiw in March (I did mine on a Friday during spring break). Dress in a nice suit, bring a few resumes, and bring a few portfolies to give to the interviewers. Three to four people sit in a boardroom and interview you for 30 minutes.

    3) one week after the interview, they called me and offered me the job

    Interview Questions
    • 1. Why do you want to work for UPMC?
      2. What are some extracurricular activities have you done in college?
      3. Why do you want to work in Marketing/Communications
      4. Why did you pick the college that you are attending?
       
      Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Difficult Interview
  2.  

    Patient Information Coordinator (Float Pool) Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4+ monthsinterviewed at UPMC.

    Interview Details

    I applied in January 2013 and wasn't officially extended a position until late April 2013. Phone interview, as well as an online questionnaire, followed by in person interviews. Interviews were fairly easy, as was the questionnaire as long as you are a decent and honest person. Also, hiring is contingent on successful background check and UPMC administered drug test (dip-stick test at employee health). Dependent on position, you need state, FBI fingerprinting, and child abuse clearances (which you pay for out of your own pocket). In float pool, you will go to almost any UPMC facility (usually emergency departments or other departments that need a PIC) so be prepared to travel to East (in Monroeville) one day, to Cranberry the next.

    Interview Questions
    • How did you handle your most difficult customer/client/patient?   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation really.
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Average Interview
  3.  

    TDC Summer Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through college or university. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at UPMC.

    Interview Details

    One HR phone interview about experiences in coursework and extracurriculars. On site interview was a behavioral interview with a panel of executives that asked about relevant coursework and explained what my role would be.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview
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    Intern Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    I had 3 interviews. The first time I went in I talked to one woman from HR, the second time was a panel of three HR reps, and the final interview was with the head of the HR department alone. The interviews were done over the course of 3 weeks and they let me know the next day that i had the job

    Interview Questions
    • What is the scariest thing that has ever happened to you?   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
  6.  

    Talent Acquisition Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Pittsburgh, PA
    Anonymous Employee in Pittsburgh, PA
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at UPMC.

    Interview Details

    While employees there were upbeat and positive, I personally was not impressed with the overall process. They expressed great interest with me. I was out of the country, returning on a Tuesday scheduled per their request for an interview Wednesday. I had to engage weeks later for any sort of feedback, reaching out for contact. Unengaging process, not respectful of time, made me not apply further.

    Interview Questions
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
  7.  

    PT Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    received a phone call days after application submitted, set up interview, and was told during interview would not hear back for 2-3 weeks - got offered the job in about 1.5 weeks.

    Interview Questions
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
  8.  

    Clinician Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Interview Details

    Fine, no major concerns, the questions were expected. The interview process went smoothly and it was timely. Human resources was good about the interview time and date. The location was easy to find. GPS did not get me lost as I had expected it to in the city and it sometimes does get me lost. This can get frustrating when you can;t find your interview.

    No Offer
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    Senior Product Manager, TDC Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at UPMC.

    Interview Details

    I was contacted because the recruiter found me on an internet job board site. I was unable to attend the interview open house he invited me to because of an injury. I was soon able to go onsite for an interview, but he stopped returning calls and emails. The job is still posted.

    All that was really expected, was for him to be a professional and set expectations. I would have really enjoyed this work, but he didn't have the decency to just email me back with any explanation. It's called being a grown up, and a professional. And he's the one who came to me in the first place.

    The experience has soured me on this company. I won't apply there for anything in the future.

    Interview Questions
    • I would say that the lack of follow up was difficult and unexpected.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
  10.  

    Medical Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at UPMC.

    Interview Details

    you need to go on the company website to apply. they call and you come in for interview have your interview and then wait until human resources contact you if you get the job then you need to go through medical clearances and from there your hired

    Accepted Offer
  11.  

    Research Associate Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Interview Details

    Interviews were straight forward and efficient. No hard-ball questions. Enough time to ask questions. Hiring process was also efficient and smooth. They seem very organized and make sure to be in contact with the process of things if you call and question about anything.

    Interview Questions
    • Hypothetical scenario queries. Tell about a time...questions.   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    N/A
    Accepted Offer

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