Questions and Answers about AmeriCorps

Here's what people have asked and answered about working for and interviewing at AmeriCorps.

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What is the interview process like?

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You only need to send in your application online and go through one phone screening. It is not a difficult process.

Answered - Corps Member (Current Employee) - Vicksburg, MS

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The interview process is a way to know you a little more. getting to know your strength and weakness. And how you will improve in the coming year.

Answered - Corps Member (Former Employee) - Vinton, IA

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We had to send in our applications and then there were two interviews on the phone with the coordinator and then the phone call welcoming you aboard.

Answered - Assist homeless and domestic violenence victims (Former Employee) - Frankfort, KY

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1. Do you like helping people and are you willing to travel and be gone for a week
2. Are you willing to accept an incentive pay of $2600.00 a year

Answered - Housing Counselor Assistant (Former Employee) - Riviera Beach, FL

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Over the phone interview, and in person interview are required.

Answered - Project Leader (Former Employee) - Los Angeles, CA

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Must display willingness to adopt organizations culture and vision.

Answered - Project Leader (Former Employee) - Los Angeles, CA

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You apply online through AmeriCorps website then you interview with your host site to see if you fit their need.

Answered - Math Tutor (Current Employee) - Oil City, PA

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There isn't really an interview process to be a team member. Once accepted you get a phone call where they ask some questions, but that isn't so much an interview. It's more to ensure you understand what the program is about. To be a team leader though, there is a standard interview process.

Answered - FEMA Corps Member (Current Employee) - Vicksburg, MS

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Very tedious very serious long process very much worth it though

Answered - Event Coordinator (Current Employee) - Columbus, MS

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It was typically a phone interview but they ask basic questions on how did you find out about the program and what made you interested in applying for it

Answered - AmeriCorps Member (Former Employee) - Baltimore, MD

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