Tips for interview success

The best advice we could give all hopeful candidates is preparation. We have listed a few pointers to help you on your way to interview success.

Prior to the interview

  • Research Northern Ireland Electricity Networks (NIE Networks), this will create a great impression on the interview panel.
  • Research the job including the roles and responsibilities
  • Prepare for typical interview questions
  • Prepare relevant questions for the interview panel; this demonstrates that you have a real interest in the role and the company.

Day of the interview

  • Be confident of the location and time of your interview
  • Know who to report to on arrival for your interview
  • Arrive in good time
  • Dress to impress

During the interview

  • Greet the interview panel courteously, introduce yourself, offer a firm hand shake and make eye contact.
  • Don’t let your nerves get the better of you. It’s important to remain calm, cool and collected.
  • Concentrate on the interview questions, don’t rush your answer, and really take the time to think how you can best answer the question.
  • Showcase your knowledge of the company and the job role.
  • Demonstrate your energy, enthusiasm and passion for NIE Networks.
  • Sell yourself and let us know why we’d be mad not to employ you.

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