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Interviews at Telstra

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

Interview experience

Based on 381 interviews

Interview difficulty

Based on 381 interviews

Interview process length

Based on 342 interviews
About a week

Interview process at Telstra

Overall experience

On a scale of 1–10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 6.

On a scale of 1–10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, rating is 5.

Interview process length
About a week
About two weeks
About a day or two
About a month
More than one month
Most reported steps
On-site interview
Phone call/screening
Background check
Group interview
Problem solving exercises
Least reported steps
Drug test
Take-home/sample work
They have no interview

What candidates say about the interview process at Telstra

  • The interview process is grueling to say the very least. Usually three interviewers, learning exercises followed by tests.
    Shared on 4 January 2019 - Sales and Solutions Consultant - Melbourne VIC 3000
  • You interviewed individually and mostly have more then one interviewer.Question mostly on your experience
    Shared on 3 October 2018 - Tech support - Western Australia
  • Easy (15 minutes and it was the best most productive interview!) As interviewer was straight to the point and Interviewer made it alot of fun so I can feel relaxed No group interview! But then two wee…
    Shared on 18 September 2018 - Outbound Sales - Brisbane QLD
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Interview questions at Telstra

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Relevant questions to the position.
    Shared on 30 March 2019 - Field Scoper - Melbourne VIC
  • Behavioral interview.
    Shared on 2 March 2019 - Technical Specialist - Melbourne VIC
  • Not very challenging easy for lower level staff
    Shared on 19 January 2018

Interview tips at Telstra

Dress code for the interview
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)50%
  • Formal (business suit)36%
  • They didn’t have a dress code8%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)5%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)1%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Telstra

  • Be yourself
    Shared on 19 August 2020 - Consultant - Sydney Central Business District NSW
  • Great place & people.
    Shared on 27 April 2020 - HSE Advisor - Adelaide SA
  • Don't bother. It's like working in a complaints department and the MTG Group specifically, really need to up their game.
    Shared on 26 September 2019 - Business Account Manager & Front of House - Griffith NSW
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