Westrock
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Interviews at Westrock

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Westrock.
Interview experience
Based on 391 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 389 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 368 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Westrock

Overview experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 6.

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
29%
About two weeks
23%
About a week
21%
More than one month
13%
About a month
13%
Most reported steps
Drug test
72%
On-site interview
68%
Background check
65%
Phone call/screening
42%
Group interview
39%
Least reported steps
Presentation
6%
They have no interview
1%
Take-home/sample work
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Westrock

  • I had 1 face to face interview with HR and A manager there. Got called back for a 2nd interview which was really an assessment and a physical and drug screen.
    Shared on September 1, 2020
  • Had to pass a physical and drug test where they check you head to toe at concentra clinic
    Shared on October 1, 2018
  • I went into the office and was given a math and measurements test that I had to complete before sitting with the HR person to interview. Was asked various questions and was told about the company and …
    Shared on January 13, 2018

Interview questions at Westrock

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • What I liked about the jobs there, and what type of experience I had relating to the industry.
    Shared on May 15, 2019 - chemical operator - West Point, VA
  • Technology, interpersonal skill, budgeting skill.
    Shared on December 1, 2018 - Maintenance Manager - Salinas, CA
  • Work history, availability, teamwork, skills and more.
    Shared on September 6, 2018 - 2nd Pressman - Waxahachie, TX

Interview tips at Westrock

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)49%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)26%
  • They didn’t have a dress code12%
  • Formal (business suit)10%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)3%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Westrock

  • Make sure you enforce the amount of money you need. They take years and years and years for you to top out and make it to the top of the payscale. Get your payrate written in stone and make sure you s…
    Shared on March 12, 2020 - Shipping Coordinator - Lansing, MI
  • They hire based on personality. It felt like experienced was over looked.
    Shared on March 11, 2020 - Strapper Operator, fork lift driver. - Twinfalls
  • Try for the post or a film machine, avoid the flexo and diecutter.
    Shared on March 6, 2020 - Diecutter helper. - Blue Springs, MO

The first interview at Westrock

How candidates got an interview
  • Employee referral27%
  • Through Indeed15%
  • Recruiter contacted me14%
  • Other13%
  • Other online job site11%

How candidates received their first interview at Westrock

  • I was contacted by an HR Rep for a phone screening. The next week had a phone interview with the hiring manager, during same call was scheduled for a F2F 3 days later.
    Shared on July 10, 2019
  • Text messages from the reply from indeed throughout the whole deal got a text to tell me I was all clear when can I start
    Shared on May 7, 2019
  • Submitted and application online and was called a couple of weeks later.
    Shared on December 8, 2018