XPO Logistics
Happiness rating is 56 out of 100
3.2 out of 5 stars.
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Interviews at XPO Logistics

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at XPO Logistics.

Interview experience

Based on 1,690 interviews
Favorable

Interview difficulty

Based on 1,651 interviews
Easy

Interview process length

Based on 1,540 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at XPO Logistics

Overall 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
40%
About a week
25%
About two weeks
18%
About a month
9%
More than one month
9%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
71%
Drug test
62%
Background check
60%
Phone call/screening
38%
Group interview
19%
Least reported steps
Presentation
6%
They have no interview
3%
Take-home/sample work
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at XPO Logistics

  • Applied online, then went in and did tests and drug tests. Got hired right away.
    Shared on October 12, 2020 - Material Handler - Everett, WA
  • To be a welder, you must pass a welding test
    Shared on July 18, 2020 - weld shop coordinator - Searcy, AR
  • It was easy. It was a typical Q&A type interview. Just go in with common sense, and actual forklift experience if very helpful.
    Shared on January 29, 2020 - Dock Worker/Forklift Operator - Plainfield, IN
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Interview questions at XPO Logistics

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • If overtime was okay
    Shared on April 23, 2021 - Inventory Control Clerk - Bloomington, CA
  • Experience in weldingPrevious jobsMy goals
    Shared on July 18, 2020 - weld shop coordinator - Searcy, AR
  • Can you drive a forklift.
    Shared on July 7, 2019 - Dock Worker - Newark, NJ

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Interview tips at XPO Logistics

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)45%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)26%
  • They didn’t have a dress code14%
  • Formal (business suit)12%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)3%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at XPO Logistics

  • Have forklift experience on a cross dock would be beneficial. But, just forklift exerience is helpful.Be prepared to work in the heat or cold. The dock is not climate controlled.
    Shared on February 6, 2020 - Dock Worker - Plainfield, IN
  • Be confident
    Shared on November 17, 2019
  • Work safely
    Shared on September 4, 2018 - Material Handler - Romeoville Il

The first interview at XPO Logistics

How candidates got an interview
  • Through Indeed19%
  • Employee referral19%
  • Recruiter contacted me18%
  • Other17%
  • Other online job site10%

How candidates received their first interview at XPO Logistics

  • Totally predictable and unprofessional. You’ll get the job by practically walking through the door. You’ll be in a cramped up room at a warehouse w/o face mask. This is not a real call center. There’s…
    Shared on July 28, 2020
  • Via temp service...took almost 8 months to be full time.
    Shared on July 15, 2019
  • Was direct hired. Hiring manager contacted me for a job, then when started it was for a lower paid position entirely.
    Shared on May 24, 2019
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