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Interviews at bp

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at bp.
Interview experience
Based on 294 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 286 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 273 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at bp

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 8.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, rating is 4.

Interview process length
About a day or two
49%
About a week
21%
More than one month
12%
About two weeks
9%
About a month
8%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
69%
Background check
45%
Drug test
36%
Phone call/screening
35%
Group interview
28%
Least reported steps
Presentation
6%
They have no interview
5%
Take-home/sample work
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at bp

  • Fine, easy, especially if you know someone who is working there they will give u the job asap
    Shared on July 23, 2019
  • Inconsistent
    Shared on August 6, 2018 - Cashier - Macon, MO
  • It is good to pay attention to all aspects not only knowledge. To competency, self reliance, confidentiality
    Shared on July 3, 2018

Interview questions at bp

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Give an example of a value & behavior - leadership
    Shared on November 9, 2019 - Compliance Manager - Houston, TX
  • Have u ever worked a cash register
    Shared on August 24, 2017 - Customer Service Associate - Morristown, TN
  • What can i cook. Can i do food ordering. Do i wash dishes.99th
    Shared on May 12, 2017 - Cook/Cashier - SC

Interview tips at bp

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)38%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)29%
  • Formal (business suit)22%
  • They didn’t have a dress code9%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)2%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at bp

  • Pretty simple steps and confidence is major key....
    Shared on April 2, 2019 - Cashier - Chicago, IL
  • Be prepared.
    Shared on February 8, 2019 - CSR/Data Entry Operator - Houston, TX
  • Just be honest with who you are. If you are not a people person, or if you are too emotional, sensitive, or one to get upset quickly than this is not the job for you. You must be able to multi task, a…
    Shared on January 24, 2019 - Caretaker - Bronx, NY

The first interview at bp

How candidates got an interview
  • Walk-In26%
  • Employee referral22%
  • Other13%
  • Recruiter contacted me12%
  • Other online job site8%

How candidates received their first interview at bp

  • I came to the company on a temporary contract.
    Shared on May 8, 2018 - Logistics Scheduling Specialist - Warrenville, IL
  • A friend notified me that they were hiring. I walked in and they pretty much said I was hired without even filling out an application.
    Shared on April 23, 2018 - attendant - Lansing, MI
  • I applied online and was offered an interview shortly thereafter
    Shared on April 18, 2018 - OSHA Safety Management Liasion - Frederick, MD
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