Macdonald Hotels & Resorts
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Interviews at Macdonald Hotels & Resorts

Here’s what others thought about the interview process at Macdonald Hotels & Resorts.
Interview experience
Based on 96 interviews
Interview difficulty
Based on 97 interviews
Interview process length
Based on 94 interviews
About a day or two

Interview process at Macdonald Hotels & Resorts

Overall experience

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Poor and 10 is Excellent, rating is 4.

On a scale of 1-10 where 1 is Easy and 10 is Difficult, rating is 3.

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

What candidates say about the interview process at Macdonald Hotels & Resorts

  • They ask you if you are prepared for standing forward if volenteers are asked for to have a gender change operation
    Shared on 7 July 2018
  • Misleading
    Shared on 15 February 2018 - does it matter if you don't get paid? - Cardrona Mains, Scottish Borders
  • Quick chat & then zero hour contract produced!
    Shared on 22 January 2018 - Spa Therapist - Ascot, Berkshire

Interview questions at Macdonald Hotels & Resorts

Commonly asked questions, as reported by candidates

  • Yeah i didn’t get asked any, just gave me the job
    Shared on 22 June 2018
  • Trade test
    What do you know about the company

    Your progression and where you want to develop

    Guest experience
    Shared on 11 January 2018 - Spa Therapist - Macdonald Portal spa
  • Standard interview. Why do you want to work for Macdonald hotels etc.
    Shared on 20 June 2017 - Dogs body - Chester, Cheshire

Interview tips at Macdonald Hotels & Resorts

Dress code for the interview
  • Formal (business suit)46%
  • Business casual (e.g. dress slacks)26%
  • They didn’t have a dress code13%
  • Casual (t-shirt and jeans)10%
  • Special outfit (e.g. protective gear)5%

What advice do candidates give for interviewing at Macdonald Hotels & Resorts

  • Prepare for the interview :)
    Shared on 2 April 2020 - Regional Financial Controller - United Kingdom
  • Relax, be yourself and sell it.
    Shared on 17 February 2020 - Conference and Banqueting Team Leader - Polmont, Falkirk
  • Don't bother
    Shared on 20 September 2019 - Night Porter - Standish