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Kelly Services Interview Questions

Updated 16 Jan 2015
Updated 16 Jan 2015
211 Interview Reviews

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    BDR Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Sacramento, CA (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Sacramento, CA (US)
    Application Details

    I applied through an employee referral. The process took 2+ monthsinterviewed at Kelly Services in June 2014.

    Interview Details

    phone with manager and then rvp, again with manager f2f, then with recruiting manager, then in office with manager again f2f; took personality sales position test; then f2f offer in person,

    Interview Questions
    • nothing I wasn't already expecting or hadnt heard before Ive been in the industry 20 years   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    over phone, asked for more over the phone, confirmed offer in person, asked for more but didn't get
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  2.  

    Administrative Assistant Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Seattle, WA (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Seattle, WA (US)
    Application Details

    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 2 daysinterviewed at Kelly Services in June 2014.

    Interview Details

    Met with the recruiter/staffing manager at the field office. The computer wasn't set up correctly so had to wait for co-worker to call back, unfortunate as that was the first day of the job.

    Interview Questions
    • When having to describe my skillsets, felt as if I had to defend my achievements..   View Answer
    Negotiation Details
    I actually negotiated with the manager of the business that interviewed me after the staffing agency did. Due to the commute and job responsibilities, it wouldn't have been cost effective to take the position.
    Accepted Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview
  3.  

    Tier I Advisor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Tampa, FL (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Tampa, FL (US)
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at Kelly Services.

    Interview Details

    Very friendly type of interview. Questions were asked very conversational. The recruiter who I spoke with had a great personality and made the interview feel as if we knew each other and were just talking. I really liked her approach and my experience was excellent

    Interview Questions
    • specific time when challenged by a customer and what was the result? asked for details of the situation and what was my reaction originally and outcome. How were the challenges overcome   Answer Question
    Accepted Offer
    Difficult Interview
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    Internal Audit Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied through a recruiter. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at Kelly Services.

    Interview Details

    I used a recruiter to apply for this position. The company bypassed the phone interview at first but when I had no time to go in the same week they conducted a phone interview anyway. The in person interview went well and I met with multiple managers within the Internal Audit group. It was a comfortable, friendly environment where we got to know each other and I was told what to expect at the company.

    Interview Questions
    • (1) Proudest moment in my career and (2) what have I been told I need to improve in my current review processes at my current employer.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  6.  

    Tier I Advisor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at Kelly Services.

    Interview Details

    Interview process was very easy. You complete a questionnaire, receive interview and your hired

    Interview Questions
    • what's the difference between external and internal hardrive   Answer Question
    Negotiation Details
    There were not negotiation
    Accepted Offer
  7.  

    Tech Support Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Montreal, QC (Canada)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Montreal, QC (Canada)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeksinterviewed at Kelly Services.

    Interview Details

    Well the first interview is a joke,for my perticular position they were looking for someone who was more well dressed then had any technical knowledge...So good for us bad for them

    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview
  8.  

    Branch Manager Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at Kelly Services in May 2014.

    Interview Details

    Applied online and was called for screen within a few days. One week later set up for interview with Regional VP for phone interview. Following that, set up for interview with another Regional VP and then with HR. I was told that after the HR interview I would be interviewing next with the hiring manager. I was never called back after this, no more interviews, no letter of rejections, no follow-up. Very unprofessional for an Employment Services company.

    Interview Questions
    • All interviews were very conversational, about past experiences, how I would handle situations, could I drive sales.   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Difficult Interview
  9.  

    Apple At Home Advisor Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Montgomery, AL (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Montgomery, AL (US)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 3 weeksinterviewed at Kelly Services in May 2014.

    Interview Details

    Took a typing test, skill test, and a listening and answering test for mock phone calls for the application process. Received a call a few days later for interview via phone. First interview was easy with basic questions regarding knowledge of PC/Mac etc. A couple of days later got second interview and answered questions about different scenarios.

    Interview Questions
    Negotiation Details
    No negotiation.
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
  10.  

    Lab Technician Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Houston, TX (US)
    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Houston, TX (US)
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 4 daysinterviewed at Kelly Services.

    Interview Details

    After applying online, I was contacted via email for a phone interview. Interviewer was friendly and asked relevant questions related to the job posting. Many of the questions asked were related to my college coursework due to being a recent college graduate. Phone interview lasted approximately 45 minutes

    Interview Questions
    • Nothing was really difficult or unexpected. It was straight forward questions. What is your experience related to the position   Answer Question
    Reasons for Declining

    It was a great opportunity but too far away for commuting

    Declined Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview
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    Technical Support Advisor (Apple @ Home) Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Anonymous Interview Candidate
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took a weekinterviewed at Kelly Services in April 2014.

    Interview Details

    Applied online and in a few days I was sent another longer application through a website. Then, I was asked to do a phone interview. The phone interview lasted 30 min and involved some technical questions as well as some customer service questions. They got back to me on their decision in 24 hours.

    Interview Questions
    • Would you be willing to work major holidays, even christmas?   Answer Question
    No Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

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 Current Senior Technical Advisor in Atlanta, GA (US)

Pros: “Fully telecommuting positions available. Strong presence of management and support. Basic benefits. Many shifts available. Great training in customer service. Competitive pay.” Full Review

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