Manpower
Happiness rating is 71 out of 100
3.8 out of 5 stars.
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Interviews at Manpower

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Manpower.
Interview experience
Based on 1,326 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 1,314 interviews
Easy
Interview process length
Based on 1,227 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Manpower

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 3.

Interview process length
About a day or two
52%
About a week
28%
About two weeks
12%
About a month
5%
More than one month
3%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
63%
Background check
59%
Drug test
58%
Phone call/screening
39%
Written test
22%
Least reported steps
Other
7%
They have no interview
3%
Take-home/sample work
2%

What candidates say about the interview process at Manpower

  • Quite tedious. They go through a lot of ethical and personality tests, but in the short time I was there the turnover was very high.
    Shared on August 10, 2020 - Staffing Consultant - Pennsylvania
  • No proper INTERVIEW.
    Shared on June 28, 2020 - Mobile Patrol security officer - Slough
  • No proper INTERVIEW.
    Shared on June 28, 2020 - Mobile Patrol security officer - Slough

Interview questions at Manpower

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • If i was able to do a drug screening test. and go through a orientation and answer a sheet with questions about my job requirements.
    Shared on March 24, 2020 - Warehouse Worker - Ontario, CA
  • I was giving a verbal test and that was the hiring manager
    Shared on October 16, 2019 - HVAC Assistant - Jefferson City, MO
  • Why do you think we should hire you?Are you open to working overtime?When can you start?
    Shared on July 25, 2019 - Warehouse Worker (Temp) - Torrance, CA

Interview tips at Manpower

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)48%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)22%
  • They didn’t have a dress code16%
  • Formal (business suit)12%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)2%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Manpower

  • Be prepared and professional. Do research on the company they assign you to.
    Shared on January 30, 2020 - Assembler/ mechanical, electrical - Milwaukee, WI
  • Working through Manpower is the easiest job I've ever had!
    Shared on December 29, 2019 - Laborer - Whitehall, MI
  • Don't be afraid to ask for help from them if you need it.
    Shared on November 22, 2019 - CSR - Customer Service Representative - Boise, ID

The first interview at Manpower

How candidates got an interview
  • Walk-In32%
  • Recruiter contacted me16%
  • I called them14%
  • Through Indeed12%
  • Employee referral11%

How candidates received their first interview at Manpower

  • They called me ina good place to WORK
    Shared on June 28, 2019 - Elementry school custodian - Vero Beach, FL
  • They called me
    Shared on April 16, 2019 - Machine Operator - Ames, IA
  • I got my first Interview with manpower by walking in.
    Shared on April 5, 2019 - General Laborer/Warehouse - Saginaw, MI
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