Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada

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Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada Reviews

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    Current Employee - Passport Officer in Toronto, ON (Canada)
    Current Employee - Passport Officer in Toronto, ON (Canada)

    I have been working at Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada full-time (more than 10 years)

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    Very little room for advancement

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Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada Interviews

Updated Nov 28, 2014
Updated Nov 28, 2014

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    Foreign Service Officer Interview

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    Application Details

    I applied through other source – interviewed at Department of Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada.

    Interview Details

    The hiring process was quite long - over a year from start to finish. It began with written exams, and interviews were held around 10 months later. It took a few months after that to receive the job offer then another few months to actually begin work. Questions were focussed on what you would do in a given situation, not what you have achieved. Interviewers generally have to document their decisions, so they write down a lot of what you say, though they do tell you that in advance so you're not thrown by it.

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Website www.international.gc.ca
Headquarters Ottawa, Canada
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type Government
Industry Government
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

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