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How did you get your first interview at FirstService Residential?

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I applied via Indeed.com and was called in to interview the next day. I was uncomfortable during the interview because the company had just taken over from a previous owner and there were many unhappy property owners. The crux of the interview was on how to handle disgruntled owners. How to take notes on each unhappy caller, etc. I never got a "sorry you didnt get the job" letter (which is proper etiquette following an interview) but it's ok. Had I been offered the job, I would have declined. Cleaning up someone else's mess didnt sound like a whole lot of fun, for the minimal hourly pay they offered,

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Thru Indeed job site

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...I sent my resume' and got an answer by email to setup a interview.....was for basic front desk in one of their many properties....however, when I got there for the interview, I was asked to take a test for typing, excel and other computer programs....this was for a low pay basic front desk, where the average employee was of retiree age....I became frustrated with the online testing and left...even though I have all the necessary skills of modern times, I felt the testing was inappropriate....and wondered if these retirees had the latest computer knowledge of any kind....

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First service took over the property my prior company managed and recruited me the same day.

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First service took over the building we managed and i was recruited the same day

Answered - Administrative Assistant/Front Desk Manager (Current Employee) - Hollywood, FL

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Worked with temp agency.

Answered - Executive Administrative Assistant (Current Employee) - San Antonio, TX

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My position was never posted. It's who you know.

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