DB SCHENKER
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Interviews at DB SCHENKER

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at DB SCHENKER.

Interview experience

Based on 314 interviews
Favorable

Interview difficulty

Based on 307 interviews
Easy

Interview process length

Based on 280 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at DB SCHENKER

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 7.

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
36%
About a week
25%
About two weeks
18%
More than one month
13%
About a month
8%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
74%
Drug test
66%
Background check
62%
Phone call/screening
33%
Group interview
18%
Least reported steps
Presentation
7%
They have no interview
3%
Take-home/sample work
0%

What candidates say about the interview process at DB SCHENKER

  • Ooo great! Loved the manger who hired me. She is great and does what it take to help the employees and is not scared to cut a shipment nor load a truck
    Shared on July 19, 2021
  • It appears to be an open dialogue but I think they already have the candidate they want pick out even before the interview process begins.
    Shared on May 30, 2021 - Dock Worker/Forklift Operator - Shippensburg, PA
  • Just a couple of questions about my background and my willingness to learn how to become a picker
    Shared on December 26, 2020 - Picker/ materials handler - Edwardsville, IL
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Interview questions at DB SCHENKER

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Are you willing to do all the overtime we ask of you
    Shared on September 15, 2021 - Forklift Operator/Material Handler - Moreno Valley, CA
  • My experience and how professional I carried myself
    Shared on June 7, 2018 - Forklift Operator - Edwardsville, IL
  • Is working overtime an issue?Do you have a dependable ride?Are you able to stand or sit for 8 hours.What can you bring to the company?
    Shared on April 3, 2018 - Repair Technician - Carlisle, PA

Interview tips at DB SCHENKER

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)42%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)30%
  • They didn’t have a dress code14%
  • Formal (business suit)9%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)5%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at DB SCHENKER

  • Work smarter not harder, and have some back bone. You going to need it. Be prepared to be challenged and be prepared to challenge management back. Think outside , inside , all around upside down the b…
    Shared on July 19, 2021
  • Think about what your going to be putting yourself through with this company
    Shared on March 3, 2020 - Sit down bulk - Edwardsville
  • Trying to please your interviewer
    Shared on December 20, 2019 - Ocean export/ import coordinator - Oak Creek Wisconsin

The first interview at DB SCHENKER

How candidates got an interview
  • Recruiter contacted me24%
  • Employee referral19%
  • Other18%
  • Through Indeed15%
  • Other online job site9%

How candidates received their first interview at DB SCHENKER

  • On site walk in interview. Only took a couple minutes.
    Shared on June 11, 2021 - Yard Jockey - Shippensburg, PA
  • Job fair
    Shared on December 26, 2020 - Picker/ materials handler - Edwardsville, IL
  • Online, looking for jobs online. I also knew people that worked there.
    Shared on May 21, 2017 - Ocean Export Sr - Elk Grove Village, IL
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