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Interviews at Arizona Department of Corrections

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Arizona Department of Corrections.
Interview experience
Not yet available
Interview difficulty
Based on 37 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 34 interviews
More than one month

Interview process at Arizona Department of Corrections

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
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Interview process length
More than one month
35%
About two weeks
32%
About a week
15%
About a month
12%
About a day or two
6%
Most reported steps
Drug test
78%
Background check
75%
On-site interview
63%
Written test
59%
Problem solving exercises
38%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
6%
They have no interview
6%
Other
6%

What candidates say about the interview process at Arizona Department of Corrections

  • You had to pass a lot of different tests to be considered a candidate to become a corrections officer.
    Shared on October 9, 2017 - CORRECTIONS OFFICER II - Florence, AZ
  • Basic security and corrections related questions and scenario responses.
    Shared on August 13, 2017 - Correctional Lieutenant - Florence, AZ
  • Quick, easy and simple. Maybe to easy!
    Shared on June 17, 2017 - Former Correctional Officer II - Buckeye, AZ
The first interview at Arizona Department of Corrections
How candidates got an interview
  • Paper application17%
  • I called them17%
  • I walked in15%
  • Nothing is applicable15%
  • Other online application12%
How candidates received their first interview at Arizona Department of Corrections
  • A friend told me that they were hiring.
    Shared on June 13, 2018 - Psychological Associate - Tucson, AZ
  • I filled out an application and they called me.
    Shared on May 20, 2018 - Correctional Officer II - Phoenix, AZ
  • I had to drive up to Phoenix Arizona to get interviewed by the recruiters as well as a background check.
    Shared on January 26, 2018 - Correctional Officer - Yuma, AZ