Sappi
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Interviews at Sappi

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

Interview experience

Based on 126 interviews
Favorable

Interview difficulty

Based on 126 interviews
Medium

Interview process length

Based on 117 interviews
About two weeks

Interview process at Sappi

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 6.

Interview process length
About two weeks
26%
About a week
24%
About a month
21%
About a day or two
15%
More than one month
14%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
54%
Group interview
33%
Background check
25%
Phone call/screening
20%
Problem solving exercises
19%
Least reported steps
Other
6%
They have no interview
4%
Take-home/sample work
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Sappi

  • Transportation
    Shared on 5 July 2019 - boiler operator, forklift driver - Operator
  • Learn how the product is done
    Shared on 20 May 2019 - Draughtsperson - Springs, Gauteng
  • The process is staight forward, the panel is always friendly
    Shared on 14 June 2018 - former instrument mechanician and foreman - Nelspruit, Mpumalanga
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Interview questions at Sappi

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • What is purpose of the company?
    Shared on 31 August 2018 - Vacation Work Student - Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
  • Why do you want to work here?Your availability?Your current salary?Very detailed explanation of your experience from matric to tertiary to work experience?Technical questions on your field of expe…
    Shared on 8 August 2018
  • Technical Questions
    Shared on 7 December 2017 - Maintainance Fitter - KwaZulu-Natal

The first interview at Sappi

How candidates got an interview
  • Other online job site26%
  • Through Indeed21%
  • Employee referral16%
  • Paper application11%
  • Other11%

How candidates received their first interview at Sappi

  • Was called by one of the Construction Company (Clasic InStyle and painting cc) within Sappi Saiccor
    Shared on 9 March 2021 - Painting and cleaning of machinery - Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
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