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Interviews at Telkom SA Limited

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Telkom SA Limited.

Interview experience

Based on 425 interviews
Favorable

Interview difficulty

Based on 420 interviews
Medium

Interview process length

Based on 395 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Telkom SA Limited

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 5.

Interview process length
About a day or two
29%
About a week
27%
About two weeks
20%
About a month
13%
More than one month
11%
Most reported steps
On-site interview
44%
Written test
36%
Group interview
31%
Problem solving exercises
28%
Phone call/screening
27%
Least reported steps
Drug test
4%
Take-home/sample work
1%
They have no interview
1%

What candidates say about the interview process at Telkom SA Limited

  • Excellent, they are fair and well prepared.
    Shared on 22 March 2019 - Sales and Marketing Learner - Centurion, Gauteng
  • A telephone interview which was followed by a formal traditional interviews (panel in a boardroom) as well as one - on -one sessions with Sales and Marketing team of Telkom. Verbal interviews were don…
    Shared on 30 January 2019 - INDEPENDENT SALES AGENT, 01 - Pretoria
  • You must just be honest
    Shared on 12 November 2018 - Customer Service Consultant - Cape town western cape
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Interview questions at Telkom SA Limited

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Why would you like to be a part of the Telkom group,why would you specifically want to work for Telkom
    Shared on 22 October 2018 - Sales Consultant - Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
  • Smart casual
    Shared on 10 August 2018 - Technician - Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
  • The interview questions will be related to the current vacancy. I for example have applied for Project Management and some related questions would be: "Which projects have I successfully planned?" or…
    Shared on 26 February 2018 - Specialist - Gauteng

Interview tips at Telkom SA Limited

Dress code for the interview
  • Formal (business suit)41%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)33%
  • They didn’t have a dress code13%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)10%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)3%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Telkom SA Limited

  • Give more attention to well trained personnel
    Shared on 4 July 2020 - Operational manager,optical fibre maintenance - Pretoria, Gauteng
  • Overall they good
    Shared on 16 April 2020 - Technician - Limpopo
  • Honesty is the best policy at all times.
    Shared on 17 March 2020 - Operations Assistant Manager - Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape

The first interview at Telkom SA Limited

How candidates got an interview
  • Recruiter contacted me18%
  • Other18%
  • Through Indeed15%
  • Employee referral14%
  • Walk-In14%

How candidates received their first interview at Telkom SA Limited

  • It was through a friend who said I'd be perfect for the job
    Shared on 20 January 2021 - service represantative - Springs, Gauteng
  • I received a phone call telling me to come for an interview at Telkom, provided directions ( address and person's name ).
    Shared on 20 January 2021 - Technical Officer - Cape Town, Western Cape
  • There was an opening. They needed people with technical support experience
    Shared on 2 July 2019 - Technical Support Agent - Effingham
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