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Interviews at BMW

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at BMW.
Interview experience
Based on 39 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 39 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 38 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at BMW

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 8.

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
34%
About two weeks
26%
About a week
18%
More than one month
13%
About a month
8%
Most reported steps
Group interview
47%
On-site interview
37%
Background check
34%
Problem solving exercises
24%
Presentation
24%
Least reported steps
Other
8%
Take-home/sample work
3%
They have no interview
3%

What candidates say about the interview process at BMW

  • Hr staff were professional, some production managers looked disinterested and were checking their phones during the interview.
    Shared on 3 October 2019
  • It was very perfect.
    Shared on 12 June 2017 - Administration Clerk - Pretoria, Gauteng
  • Sales based and not so rigorous, proved track record and some minor assessments
    Shared on 3 May 2017 - Sales Mini Cooper Brand - Northcliff, Gauteng

Interview questions at BMW

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • You will tested on your knowledge of Lean manufacturing. VPS ( value added production system) is bmw's approach to Lean
    Shared on 3 October 2019
  • How many years of experience do I have in Administration?Am I able to work under pressure?How do I handle stressful situations?
    Shared on 17 September 2019 - Systems Administraor - Rosslyn, Gauteng
  • The interview was not about BMW but was about the Jobe that I was going to be doing. As I was a quality assurer they asked me about the my role, how will I add value at BMW and why do I feel I was th…
    Shared on 11 November 2017 - Quality Assessor (Outbound) - Johannesburg ~Midrand

The first interview at BMW

How candidates got an interview
  • Other online job site20%
  • Employee referral20%
  • Paper application20%
  • Walk-In20%
  • Other20%

How candidates received their first interview at BMW

  • I was at odi manpower when bmw was introducing second shift so i applied for work.
    Shared on 28 April 2019 - Ops co-ordinator - Pretoria, Gauteng
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