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Tech Recruiter Interview Questions

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  1. Are you familiar with the technical fields you’re recruiting for?
  2. What are some of the most effective strategies you use to find qualified candidates?
  3. How do you manage the process of evaluating candidates for a position?
  4. What is your process for keeping candidates informed about the status of their application?
  5. Provide an example of a time when you had to convince a candidate to apply for a position they weren’t interested in.
  6. If a candidate you recruited was unable to complete their job duties, how would you handle it?
  7. What would you do if you were unable to find a qualified candidate for a position within your department?
  8. How well do you work with other tech recruiters?
  9. Do you have any experience using job boards to find qualified candidates?
  10. When evaluating a candidate’s qualifications, what are your criteria?
  11. We want to increase the diversity of our employee population. How would you go about finding qualified minority candidates?
  12. Describe your process for screening candidates over the phone.
  13. What makes you stand out from other tech recruiters?
  14. Which job boards do you use most frequently when searching for candidates?
  15. What do you think is the most important aspect of the relationship you have with a candidate you recruited?
  16. How often do you update your candidate database?
  17. There is a high turnover rate among the employees you recruited. What is your strategy to improve employee retention?
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