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Interviews at ADP

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at ADP.
Interview experience
Based on 433 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 422 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 374 interviews
About two weeks

Interview process at ADP

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
About two weeks
29%
About a month
21%
About a week
19%
About a day or two
17%
More than one month
15%
Most reported steps
Phone call/screening
79%
On-site interview
79%
Background check
70%
Drug test
53%
Group interview
35%
Least reported steps
Other
4%
They have no interview
2%
Take-home/sample work
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at ADP

  • They are a recruiting firm, so it's very formulaic.
    Shared on March 16, 2019 - Senior Recruiting Specialist - Findlay, OH
  • Very thorough - I was interviewed 4 different times!
    Shared on October 25, 2018 - Implementation Payroll Specialist - Salem, NH
  • I had a video call interview with two hiring manages can anyone tell me how soon you hear after video call interview.
    Shared on September 29, 2018

Interview questions at ADP

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • What did I know about garnishments
    Shared on April 8, 2018 - TIER II RESEARCH ANALYST - Augusta, GA
  • I was asked about the amount of knowledge I had in my field.
    Shared on December 11, 2017 - Human Resource Business Advisor - El Paso, TX
  • Tell me about yourself?
    What has been your most difficult challenge and were you successful?

    Time me about a time you were confronted with an angry associate or client and how did you resolve the conf…
    Shared on February 19, 2017 - Implementation Consultant - Alpharetta, GA
Interview tips at ADP
Dress code for the interview
  • Formal (business suit)52%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)42%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)5%
  • They didn’t have a dress code1%
  • 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 referral18%
  • Other online application17%
  • Nothing is applicable11%
  • Through Indeed.com9%
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
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