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Interviews at DHL

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at DHL.
Interview experience
Based on 94 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 93 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 91 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at DHL

Overview 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
40%
About a week
29%
About two weeks
14%
About a month
10%
More than one month
8%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
42%
Written test
33%
Group interview
25%
Phone call/screening
20%
Background check
20%
Least reported steps
Presentation
5%
They have no interview
2%
Take-home/sample work
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at DHL

  • Formal Interview.
    Panel..
    Shared on 17 March 2019 - Customer Service Agent - Kempton Park, Gauteng
  • Good because we right a test and later be interviewed by agent
    Shared on 8 June 2018 - picker - Boksburg, Gauteng
  • Very Challenging and very long.
    Shared on 16 October 2017 - Logistics Assistant - Richards Bay, KwaZulu-Natal

Interview questions at DHL

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • What preferential or free trade agreements apply to import shipments into South Africa?
    In the Jacobsens tariff guide what would indicate the preferential rate for a specific commodity?

    List the six …
    Shared on 12 June 2018 - Entry Clerk - Johannesburg, Gauteng
  • They ask you if you would be willing to relocate globally .
    Would you be available after hours or weekends , if needed
    Shared on 11 April 2018 - WAREHOUSE OPERATIVE - Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
  • They ask about your family and to describe yourself.
    They ask about your goals and what you want to achieve.

    What you as an individual has done out of ordinary of your job function.

    How do you regard …
    Shared on 2 October 2017 - Customer Service Consultant - Cape Town, Western Cape

Interview tips at DHL

Dress code for the interview
  • Formal (business suit)42%
  • They didn’t have a dress code19%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)18%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)17%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)4%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at DHL

  • DHL is the best company nd he /she must have respect to others
    Shared on 24 September 2019 - Forklift operator - Pretoria, Gauteng