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Interviews at ADP

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at ADP.
Interview experience
Based on 1,380 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 1,353 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 1,211 interviews
About two weeks

Interview process at ADP

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
About two weeks
27%
About a month
21%
About a week
19%
About a day or two
17%
More than one month
16%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
80%
Phone call/screening
79%
Background check
69%
Drug test
50%
Group interview
35%
Least reported steps
Other
4%
Take-home/sample work
3%
They have no interview
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at ADP

  • Felt like they were trying to sell me on the position
    Shared on February 29, 2020
  • I submitted an application online via the ADP website. That same day I received an email stating that a recruiter would be in touch to schedule a pre-screen phone interview. The pre-screen was schedu…
    Shared on September 20, 2019
  • I had a phone screening, an interview with the manager of the department and then a panel interview but unfortunately even with the innovation and up to date systems there was no follow up. They were …
    Shared on July 17, 2019

Interview questions at ADP

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • What am I looking for in a job. My answer was I want to be challenged but also paid adequately for that challenge. :)
    Shared on January 22, 2020 - Senior Technical Project Manager - Fort Wayne, IN
  • What is you biggest weakness / strength? Name one good thing and one bad thing your previous boss might say about you. Why do you want to work at ADP? Tell me about yourself. What skills would you lik…
    Shared on September 20, 2019
  • What did I know about garnishments
    Shared on April 8, 2018 - TIER II RESEARCH ANALYST - Augusta, GA
Interview tips at ADP
Dress code for the interview
  • Formal (business suit)49%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)43%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)6%
  • They didn’t have a dress code2%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at ADP
  • The tips I would give are to make sure you are very upbeat and understand what you are applying for
    Shared on October 2, 2017 - Return Item Specialist - Chicago, IL
  • Ask the manager who is interviewing you for the job about their management style.
    Shared on September 19, 2017 - Licensed Insurance Producer - Allentown, PA 18195
  • Be open, have clear visions about your ambitions/career path, get to know ADP as an employer.
    Shared on February 28, 2017
The first interview at ADP
How candidates got an interview
  • Recruiter contacted me36%
  • Employee referral20%
  • Other online job site15%
  • Other12%
  • Through Indeed8%
How candidates received their first interview at ADP
  • I received an email, requesting that I choose a time for a phone interview through their ADP website if I was still interested in employment. I initially applied for the position on their website.
    Shared on February 25, 2019
  • Message from Recruiter through Indeed.
    Shared on November 5, 2018
  • Recruitter
    Shared on September 25, 2016