City of Virginia Beach
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Interviews at City of Virginia Beach

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at City of Virginia Beach.
Interview experience
Based on 44 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 44 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 42 interviews
More than one month

Interview process at City of Virginia Beach

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
More than one month
38%
About two weeks
29%
About a month
17%
About a week
14%
About a day or two
2%
Most reported steps
Background check
78%
On-site interview
66%
Group interview
63%
Phone call/screening
51%
Drug test
46%
Least reported steps
Take-home/sample work
2%
Other
2%
They have no interview
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at City of Virginia Beach

  • The supervisors are friendly and they want you to succeed.
    Shared on March 27, 2020 - Lifeguard/Swim Instructor - Virginia Beach, VA
  • Panel interview.
    Shared on November 19, 2017 - Eligibility Worker I - Virginia Beach, VA
Interview tips at City of Virginia Beach
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)63%
  • Formal (business suit)29%
  • They didn’t have a dress code6%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)2%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)0%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at City of Virginia Beach
  • Read all of the fine print on what you are signing up for .
    Shared on March 3, 2020 - Volunteer EMT-B - Virginia Beach, VA
The first interview at City of Virginia Beach
How candidates got an interview
  • Other online job site33%
  • Employee referral16%
  • Other16%
  • Through Indeed9%
  • Recruiter contacted me9%
How candidates received their first interview at City of Virginia Beach
  • Indeed job posting
    Shared on August 31, 2019 - Manager - Virginia Beach, VA
  • Started through contracting agency, Arvon.
    Shared on October 17, 2018
  • I volunteered for the City for one month, and then was encouraged to apply for a position.
    Shared on July 15, 2018 - Eligibility Worker II, Senior worker - Virginia
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