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Interviews at Postmates

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Postmates.
Interview experience
Based on 510 interviews
Interview difficulty
Based on 502 interviews
Interview process length
Based on 472 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Postmates

Overview 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 2.

Interview process length
About a day or two
About a week
About two weeks
About a month
More than one month
Most reported steps
They have no interview
Background check
Phone call/screening
On-site interview
Least reported steps
Written test
Drug test
Take-home/sample work

What candidates say about the interview process at Postmates

  • Sign up, fill out a form, pass background your hired.
    Shared on September 7, 2019 - Customer Service - New York, NY
  • There is no interview process. Only waiting time would be for your background check to clear and company card to come in the mail. Background check cleared in about a week for me.
    Shared on August 14, 2019
  • There was no interview. Just a background check.
    Shared on July 9, 2019

Interview questions at Postmates

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • None it's a driving position. They accept all with a working valid car.
    Shared on November 16, 2018 - Postmate driver - Los Angeles, CA
  • No interview
    Shared on May 14, 2018 - Delivery Driver - Denver, CO
  • There is no interview.
    Shared on July 11, 2017 - Delivery Driver - Los Angeles, CA

Interview tips at Postmates

Dress code for the interview
  • They didn’t have a dress code62%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)19%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)15%
  • Formal (business suit)3%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)1%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Postmates

  • Ride your bike or forget it
    Shared on August 24, 2019 - Delivery Driver - San Diego, CA
  • Be polite and goal driven
    Shared on June 5, 2018 - Delivery Driver - Houston, TX
  • Be punctual and consistent.
    Shared on April 14, 2018 - Driver - Alhambra, CA

The first interview at Postmates

How candidates got an interview
  • Other37%
  • Other online job site32%
  • Through Indeed11%
  • Employee referral8%
  • Walk-In4%

How candidates received their first interview at Postmates

  • I applied online, there was no interview. They just conducted a background check in 3 days and hired me.
    Shared on September 17, 2020 - Delivery Driver - Peoria, IL