Application Process

PREPARING FOR AN INTERVIEW

INTERVIEW TIPS

There’s always a little more you can do to stand out from the crowd:


Step 1: Learn everything you can about the business.
Step 2: Review your resume and be ready to talk about real-life examples that are relevant to the job you’re applying for. This includes past experiences, similar team situations and examples of innovation in your current job.
Step 3: Know in detail about the job area you are applying for.
Step 4: Show how you will bring positivity and energy to the position.
Step 5: Answer all the questions honestly.
Step 6: Ask everyone you meet with for a business card so you have their contact information.
Step 7: Send thank-you emails to everyone involved in the interview process.
COMMON INTERVIEW QUESTIONS

Each interview is unique, but you should be ready to answer these typical interview questions:


  • Tell me about yourself.
  • What’s the greatest strength you’ll bring to MDB?
  • Give an example of when you provided great customer service.
  • Where do you see yourself in five years?
  • Why are you interested in this job?
  • Tell us what you know about the job area you are interested in.
  • What have you done at your current position to go above and beyond?
  • Give an example of doing what’s right in the face of adversity.
  • Why should we hire you?
  • How have you made a real difference at your current company?

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INSTRUCTIONS

Apply at MDB, and we can do big things together. At any point during the application process you can check your status online. Just “login to your profile”, click on "My Jobs" and your status will be displayed next to the job that you applied for.

Step 1: APPLY

Once you’ve found a job at MDB that you’re interested in, find a quiet place to start the online application process. Be sure you have a copy of your résumé, your cover letter and any other documentation you’d like to submit. Once you’re done with the application, you’ll receive a confirmation email which will contain your “Tracking Number”. Please, have this number documented for future references as all communications from MDB will use this number as identification.

Step 2: WE’LL CONTACT YOU

If you’re a match for the position, a MDB recruiter may contact you to talk about your work history, answer any questions you have and possibly set up an initial interview.

Step 3: INITIAL INTERVIEW

You may have an initial call with a MDB Human Resources professional to determine if you meet the requirements of the position.

Step 4: IN-PERSON INTERVIEW

If you’re selected for an in-person interview, it will most likely be at the job location. The interview may be one-on-one or with a group, and you might be asked to attend more than one in-person interview, depending on the position. There will be ongoing communication throughout interviewing rounds to keep you informed.

The in-person interview will be more in-depth than the initial interview, so you should be prepared to give specific examples of your skills, experience and how you’ll add value to the team.

STEP 5: WE’LL BE IN TOUCH

After you’ve completed the necessary in-person interviews, our hiring committee will assess all the candidates and make a decision. During this time, feel free to reach out to your point of contact with any follow-up questions.

PRE-EMPLOYMENT PROCESS

In the event that you are pre-selected for a position, there are a number of pre-employment processes you’ll need to successfully complete in order to start work. They include various background checks, drug and alcohol screening, as well as several onboarding forms. For example, you will need to establish your identity and valid employment eligibility by providing your National ID and employment eligibility documents on or before your start date. We’ll keep you updated about all the steps you need to take throughout the pre-employment process.

BENEFIT PLAN INFORMATION

At MDB, we offer a wide range of programs and services to help support both your career and your lifestyle. While specific offerings vary, your MDB benefits may include:

Employees’ Social Security - Super Annuation Fund
  • Death Benefit
  • Disability Benefit
  • Retirement Benefit
  • Medical Benefit
  • Resignation Benefit
Employee Programs
  • Resources and referral program
  • Festival Bonuses
  • Incentive Bonus
Retirement Programs
  • Provident Funds
  • Gratuity

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