UT Southwestern Medical Center
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Interviews at UT Southwestern Medical Center

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at UT Southwestern Medical Center.
Interview experience
Based on 155 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 151 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 141 interviews
About two weeks

Interview process at UT Southwestern Medical Center

Overview experience
Poor
Excellent
Easy
Difficult
Interview process length
About two weeks
28%
About a week
22%
About a month
20%
More than one month
18%
About a day or two
12%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
74%
Background check
62%
Phone call/screening
59%
Drug test
49%
Group interview
37%
Least reported steps
They have no interview
3%
Other
3%
Take-home/sample work
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at UT Southwestern Medical Center

  • Very unprofessional. A recruiter contacted me to set up a date for a phone screen interview and wanted me to contact him. On the day of, I called his number and he never picked up and left a voicemail…
    Shared on July 12, 2019
  • It was great. I was hired the next day after I interviewed.
    Shared on July 26, 2018 - Team Lead of Account Adjusters - Dallas, TX
  • Multiple interviews. The management does not really have a good interview process.
    Shared on January 21, 2018 - Sr. Reimbursement Specialist - Dallas, TX

Interview questions at UT Southwestern Medical Center

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • I had applied for the job a few days prior on the website and received an email from the recruiter with questions similar to interview questions, references and another email to schedule a time for an…
    Shared on November 10, 2019
  • Focused on project goals and how my previous experiences would benefit the lab.
    Shared on November 1, 2016 - Research Assistant II - Dallas, TX
Interview tips at UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)62%
  • Formal (business suit)30%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)5%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)2%
  • They didn’t have a dress code1%
What advice do candidates give for interviewing at UT Southwestern Medical Center
  • Don't trust them...watch your back
    Shared on September 13, 2018
  • UTSW is a great place to work. Focus on the value you provide and highlight your strongest examples of customer service, but also be real. I was during my interview and I think management respected th…
    Shared on May 14, 2018 - IRB Coordinator - Dallas, TX
  • Be yourself. Show what you can bring to the table to make UT an even better place to be. But don't try to look more experienced than you are. We like to hire a variety of personalities and are willi…
    Shared on December 2, 2017 - Surgical Technologist - Dallas, TX
The first interview at UT Southwestern Medical Center
How candidates got an interview
  • Other online job site23%
  • Recruiter contacted me22%
  • Employee referral22%
  • Through Indeed12%
  • Other7%
How candidates received their first interview at UT Southwestern Medical Center
  • Applied through the careers web page.
    Shared on July 16, 2018 - ADMINISTRATIVE ASSOCIATE - Dallas, TX
  • Zip recruiter
    Shared on February 19, 2018 - RN - Dallas, TX
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