YEG Applications process

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Re: YEG Applications process

#151 Post by glamsquanch » Mon Oct 29, 2018 7:47 am

Thanks B.Yeg for the interview update! Can I ask if it was similar situational questions to the phone interview?

I was at the July assessment and have my interview on Nov 1st. I was a little disappointed that it was moved to YEG as I'm Calgary based and the commute would've been so much easier
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Re: YEG Applications process

#152 Post by B.Yeg28 » Tue Oct 30, 2018 7:51 am

We were probably in the same assessment!

Yeah it was pretty similar to phone interview for sure. I find that by answering in the STAR format makes it much easier to get you point across and answer correctly.
As the website says, this interview is to rate you aptitude and fit as a trainee and ultimately a Nav Canada employee. They basically want to get to know who you are and if you will fit in well with the company. I found in-person was a bit more stressful then over the phone because all eyes are on you. Just go in, be yourself and you should be fine.

I was supposed to get my answer Oct 26th... and its still showing yellow!
Can't wait to find out, I keep pressing refresh every half hour :rolleyes:
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Re: YEG Applications process

#153 Post by B.Yeg28 » Tue Oct 30, 2018 1:24 pm

Results are in!

FIR : YEG
Preference order - VFR, IFR, FSS
Online Application Date: June 1, 2018
In person assessment invitation date: June 30, 2018
In person assessment: July 10, 2018
In person assessment result: July 24, 2018
Phone Interview invite: July 30, 2018
Phone Interview: August 8, 2018
Phone Interview results : August 16, 2018
In person interview invite: September 20
In person Interview: Oct 12, 2018
In person results : Oct 30th, 2018
Streamed : IFR

Offer : Pending
Training Date : Pending

Let us know how your interviews go! Good Luck!
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Re: YEG Applications process

#154 Post by randomresponse » Sat Nov 03, 2018 5:04 pm

Hey Yeg28,

Congrats on getting the green light. I did the in person interview yesterday and it was pretty much how you described, more intense because your watching them take notes as you speak.

I didn't get to tour the centre but that was ok as I already had a chance to sit down with an IFR controller back when I did the assessment in July.

Well good luck to everyone in the future and if I make it through maybe we'll meet on course.
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Re: YEG Applications process

#155 Post by estrela20 » Sun Nov 04, 2018 1:30 pm

Hey guys
For those of you going to in-person interviews now, is there going to be a next stage should you be successful?
I just received an email a couple of days ago from NAV inviting me to book a date for their FEAST testing. Anyone else?
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#156 Post by randomresponse » Sun Nov 04, 2018 3:40 pm

estrela20 wrote:
Sun Nov 04, 2018 1:30 pm
Hey guys
For those of you going to in-person interviews now, is there going to be a next stage should you be successful?
I just received an email a couple of days ago from NAV inviting me to book a date for their FEAST testing. Anyone else?
The next step for the people who are successful after the in person interview is to go into the pool for upcoming training sessions. I'm not sure how the FEAST part works but I assume it has replaced the in person assessment that we did in July.
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#157 Post by estrela20 » Mon Nov 05, 2018 1:19 pm

Apparently NAV started trying out FEAST for the first time with YYZ applicants. They had already done the in-person assessment (2017) as well as phone interview (2018) but were asked to go back and take FEAST. It is a replacement of online and in-person assessment as well as phone interview. Then if successful, there will be a bootcamp as final stage of the process.
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#158 Post by B.Yeg28 » Wed Nov 07, 2018 8:56 am

Hey estrela, I haven't heard anything about the FEAST or boot camp, hopefully they don't make those who passed the interviews go back and do this....

Flyboy, glamsquanch and randomresponse, any chance you asked when the next course start date was, or what the next course was going to be (IFR, VFR, FSS) in your interview?
I'm not a very patient person :D but this process is definitely making me be one.

If you guys didn't ask I am thinking about calling or emailing next week to ask.
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Re: YEG Applications process

#159 Post by estrela20 » Wed Nov 07, 2018 11:09 am

What I heard from a friend who works in Edmonton was that IFR class started this past October and VFR class starts now. Next ones will be in April/May she said.
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Re: YEG Applications process

#160 Post by B.Yeg28 » Fri Nov 09, 2018 9:58 am

Anyone else loose everything on their Take Charge page? and do you know what this means when that happens? Maybe just a glitch.
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Re: YEG Applications process

#161 Post by randomresponse » Fri Nov 09, 2018 12:14 pm

When I try and login there's a message saying:
Login has been temporarily disabled as we are migrating to a new system. Thank you for your patience.
So server maintenance?
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Re: YEG Applications process

#162 Post by lmnop » Wed Nov 14, 2018 1:38 pm

Hey, all..

Been lurking for a short while.. just now dropping a line for the first time.

I’ve got a question that I am hoping someone can point me in the right direction:

I had my in person interview in Edmonton October 12 (almost five weeks ago now) and was told I’d have a green or red light in about two weeks. That date has come and gone and was still yellow light “pending” until this new website came along, now I’m not sure where I stand.

Can someone suggest a name that I can try to contact regarding my status on this?

Thanks!
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Re: YEG Applications process

#163 Post by randomresponse » Wed Nov 14, 2018 4:11 pm

Hey lmnop,

I sent you a PM with contact info that might work.
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Re: YEG Applications process

#164 Post by flyboy987 » Thu Nov 15, 2018 12:51 pm

Ya this new website is quite bleak. I keep almost clicking the "withdraw application" since its the only thing you can really click haha. Status is just listed as "Interview". This waiting sucks :(
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Re: YEG Applications process

#165 Post by randomresponse » Thu Nov 15, 2018 1:19 pm

flyboy987 wrote:
Thu Nov 15, 2018 12:51 pm
Ya this new website is quite bleak. I keep almost clicking the "withdraw application" since its the only thing you can really click haha. Status is just listed as "Interview". This waiting sucks :(
My page looks the same as yours, status is interview with no pending tasks. From what I saw in a different thread it might be that we end up receiving an email with the results instead of seeing a status change on the site. That and they increased the reapply time to 18 months.

B.Yeg, I'm curious to know what you see when you sign into the new site?
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Re: YEG Applications process

#166 Post by flyboy987 » Thu Nov 15, 2018 2:45 pm

Well its been 2 weeks so we should be hearing from them soon. Best of luck. Don't think i interviewed too well so not looking forward to seeing the results tbh lol.
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Re: YEG Applications process

#167 Post by randomresponse » Thu Nov 15, 2018 3:55 pm

You know I feel the same way about my interview. Everyone always talked about the three interviewer panel in a conference room, but instead I ended up sitting at a small table with just two people in the training manager's office. Way more intimate than I had anticipated.

Good luck to you as well!
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Re: YEG Applications process

#168 Post by flyboy987 » Fri Nov 16, 2018 3:56 pm

Guess we will hopefully see next week haha. This weekend is gonna be annoying.
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Re: YEG Applications process

#169 Post by kashep » Tue Nov 20, 2018 8:40 pm

My interview was November 2, also in a small room with two people. They said I'd hear back in two weeks but I have the same bleak website just with status "Interview". I thought my interview went really well, fingers crossed!

Glad to hear it sounds like others are experiencing the same thing
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Re: YEG Applications process

#170 Post by flyboy987 » Wed Nov 21, 2018 9:47 am

Got some random email from NavCanada earlier about passing the employere referall program? haha. Checked the workday site and looks like i am "Eligible for Offer" So i guess that means im through. Don't see what i've been streamed however. Hopefully yall made it through too.
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Re: YEG Applications process

#171 Post by randomresponse » Wed Nov 21, 2018 10:09 am

Hey flyboy I just got the same email :lol:
Congratulations! You have successfully completed our testing and simulation portion of the NAV Canada Employee Referral program. We would like to invite you for the final interview on:
[not available] [not available] .If you need to reschedule, please call [not available]
Thank you,
[not available]
Tel: [not available] Email: [not available]
Not quite the response I was expecting after having completed the final interview almost three weeks ago, but I had a good laugh :lol:

Then a little while later the workday website updated to say Status: Eligible for offer

It's all a little confusing with no stream on there (I opted for IFR and VFR) and I'm a little hesitant to believe it quite yet. But in anticipation of a good result, hooray?!
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Re: YEG Applications process

#172 Post by flyboy987 » Wed Nov 21, 2018 10:15 am

Ya debating whether or not to call them later this week and ask if we get "streamed" like previous applicants.
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Re: YEG Applications process

#173 Post by B.Yeg28 » Wed Nov 21, 2018 10:31 am

Hi All!
Sorry I haven't been on in a while!
Yes, mine says the same (eligible for offer)
I only knew I was streamed IFR because of the old site.
Not sure how I feel about the new layout :?
I liked on the old site where we could see what was coming up and what we had completed.

I would say either email them or call them to ask what your steam is, they are really good about responding fast to emails.

Hopefully we all get in a course together!
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Re: YEG Applications process

#174 Post by fawkes » Thu Nov 22, 2018 9:27 am

Hi,

Been lurking for a while and would like to jump in this post :)

I received the same email yesterday, jumped the gun and emailed them about it. I was told that because the interview took place before the migration, they still had to put it in the details in our account. The email was not meant to be sent out cause we already did the interview.

And so basically the new status "Eligible for offer" is equivalent to the green light we would've gotten from the previous platform. Also, information regarding where we you are streamed is no longer part of this new platform. I was told the it would have been discussed during interview. Which kinda sucks cause it would be nice to know that right away.
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Re: YEG Applications process

#175 Post by randomresponse » Thu Nov 22, 2018 9:56 am

Thanks for the info Fawkes, too bad we won't know where we streamed. Did they give any indication to when we would find out that info?

Congrats to everyone who made it through, hopefully we'll see each other on course.
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