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Interviews at DHL

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at DHL.
Interview experience
Based on 1,309 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 1,295 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 1,204 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at DHL

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
About a day or two
41%
About a week
27%
About two weeks
14%
About a month
10%
More than one month
7%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
71%
Drug test
67%
Background check
65%
Phone call/screening
31%
Written test
25%
Least reported steps
Other
6%
They have no interview
2%
Take-home/sample work
2%

What candidates say about the interview process at DHL

  • I went thru a temp service.
    Shared on January 14, 2020 - Forklift Operator- Inbound (Mixhole) - Tennessee
  • Interview is easy
    Shared on September 11, 2019 - Forklift Operator - Frankfort, KY
  • A good experience.
    Shared on April 15, 2019 - Courier/Delivery Driver - Morrisville, NC

Interview questions at DHL

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • A bunch of “describe a time..” and “what would you do..” you know? Scenario questions mostly about your past work history.
    Shared on December 23, 2019
  • This was a temp-to-hire position for me, so really no questions were ever asked, even during the hiring process.
    Shared on October 7, 2019 - Picker - Fort Worth, TX
  • Only Health and Ability
    Shared on August 22, 2019 - Package Handler - Fort Worth, TX
Interview tips at DHL
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)42%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)27%
  • They didn’t have a dress code15%
  • Formal (business suit)13%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)3%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at DHL
  • Easy to see why you would enjoy working for DHL company because respect is necessary.
    Shared on June 11, 2020
  • Relax and be yourself, ask relevant questions and make eye contact. Be confident in yourself and your abilities!
    Shared on January 29, 2020
  • The person you interview with is probably not going to be who you are working under so when you meet your manager let them know what your skills are, what your were hired for. You wont always be in th…
    Shared on December 24, 2019 - Forklift Operator - Chippewa Falls, WI
The first interview at DHL
How candidates got an interview
  • Employee referral18%
  • Through Indeed17%
  • Walk-In16%
  • Recruiter contacted me15%
  • Other15%
How candidates received their first interview at DHL
  • Applied online
    Shared on November 7, 2018 - Lead - Columbus, OH
  • The recruiter called me and scheduled a visit
    Shared on October 21, 2018 - Manager - Union City, GA
  • Applied for the position
    Shared on September 6, 2018 - HR Shared Services - Erlanger, KY